About Avant South

Atlanta’s rich history and vibrant culture position it to become a leader in technology and innovation. Home to global corporations and leading research universities, Atlanta is set on becoming a top 5 technology hub.

Join us at Avant South, a dynamic event that bridges innovation, technology, and culture. The two-day program convenes top leaders from Atlanta’s media, entertainment, sports, arts, and business industries to discuss how emerging technologies can impact the future.


Support student entrepreneurship through a pitch competition that fosters collaboration and innovation throughout ACES institutions.

Southern Hospitality

Celebrate student entrepreneurship with local business leaders, entrepreneurs, and more!


Join business leaders, creatives, and entrepreneurs as we explore the intersection of technology, innovation, and culture.

Innovation Showcase

See and interact with real-life applications of emerging technology that is shaping the future of innovation.

Avant South Partners