The capital city’s first free monthly 1 Million Cups event will feature two speakers from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Main Library at 7711 Goodwood Blvd.

Ben Nguyen will discuss the launch of his software development company at the LSU Student Incubator. Gaye Sandoz, a food marketing expert, will discuss her success on QVC for the Microwave BBQ Roaster and other products.

The 1 Million Cups is a free national program designed by the Kauffman Foundation to educate and connect entrepreneurs, innovators, investors over a million cups of coffee.