Where Innovators Meet. On a mission to create a new type of gathering for the most innovative minds in the outdoor space, OUTFOUND SERIES will hold its inaugural adventure sports and outdoor innovation festival in Hood River, Oregon, from June 9 to 11, 2017.
OUTFOUND SERIES is the first ever event that blends outdoor innovation in business with social and recreational activities in an adventure-packed setting along the Columbia River Gorge. The event includes Outfound Talks: 20-minute lightning presentations from inspiring leaders in the outdoor space; OutFounder: a pitch competition for outdoor driven startups; The Expo: an adventure sports consumer show where innovative brands showcase and demo the latest products. All of these activities take place on a scenic outdoor playground filled with sports activities, workshops, outdoor films and music performances.