The Conductor is dedicated to helping entrepreneurs turn their ideas into successful businesses. Our workshops and events connect entrepreneurs with the resources they need. Additionally, the Conductor offers one-on-one consulting for entrepreneurs at any stage, from any industry; and, we run the UCA Makerspace, a space with 3D printers, a laser engraver and more.

The Conductor is a public-private partnership between the University of Central Arkansas and Startup Junkie. Everything the Conductor offers is 100% free. Start your entrepreneurial journey with the Conductor today.


Upcoming Events



Networking events

Start building your entrepreneurial network today! The Conductor offers free events where you can meet successful entrepreneurs, learn how to start your business and more. 


10x accelerator

Are you running a business in Arkansas that has revenues between $100,000-$10M? Do you want to take it to the next level? Apply to join our 10X Accelerator program, a 20-week program presented in partnership with the Arkansas Economic Development Commission and Metova.


Makerspace Events

You are a maker! We believe that everyone has the power to innovate and create new things, and we offer Maker Training sessions, training events and more where you can turn your creative dreams into realities.