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Wednesday, April 13
 

9:30am

TechTown Detroit
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Session Title: A day in the life of TechTown

Come learn more about the great programs offered by TechTown Detroit where tech is in our name and community is in our heart. In the last eight years, TechTown has served nearly 1600 companies who created more than 1200 jobs and raised more than $120 million in capital. More than half of the organization’s clients are non-white, women and over the age of 50. SWOT City clients are 94% African American and 40% women.

Presenters
avatar for Regina Ann Campbell

Regina Ann Campbell

Retail / Place-Based Entrepreneurship Track Captain / Advisory Board, TechTown Detroit
Regina has over 20 years of experience in the non-profit and public sector. Regina has directed the strategic vision, program design and development, execution and growth of the place-based entrepreneurship's flagship programs: SWOT City and Retail Services. Regina has a successful... Read More →
avatar for Paul Riser

Paul Riser

Managing Director, Technology-Based Entrepreneurship, TechTown Detroit
avatar for Ned Staebler

Ned Staebler

President & CEO, TechTown Detroit

Host Companies
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TechTown Detroit

As Detroit’s most established business accelerator and incubator, TechTown helps startup, emerging and long-time businesses develop, launch and grow, catalyzing individual enterprises while strengthening and diversifying the local economy. In the last eight years, TechTown has... Read More →


Wednesday April 13, 2016 9:30am - 10:30am
TechTown Detroit 440 Burroughs St, Detroit, MI 48202

1:30pm

Build Institute
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Session Title: Great Things Start with Build!

Ever had dreams of owning your own business? Have a hobby or passion project you would like to monetize? Interested in learning more about Detroit's entrepreneurial environment? Join this workshop at our offices in Southwest Detroit and learn the answers to these questions and more. We will walk you through the past 4 years of Build Institute from its incubation within D:hive to our recent rapid growth. We will discuss how Build is driving equitable entrepreneurship in Detroit, what that means for the city and how our graduates are making a positive impact in the region. We'll also give you a sneak peek of a new program we're launching in 2016 that will provide you with the tools to fine-tune your idea and create a sustainable venture.

Presenters
avatar for April Boyle

April Boyle

Director of Programs, Build Institute

Host Companies
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Build Institute

We help people turn their business ideas into reality by providing them with the necessary tools, resources, and support network in Detroit. We offer networking events, mentorship, connections to resources and a nurturing community that allows ideas to develop and flourish over t... Read More →


Wednesday April 13, 2016 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Build Institute 2701 Bagley, Detroit, Michigan 48216

3:00pm

Techstars Mobility
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Session Title: Techstars Mobility, driven by Detroit - Overview

Please join us to learn all about the Techstars Mobility program in Detroit. Managing Director, Ted Serbinski, will share information about the accelerator, what happened in 2015 and what to expect in 2016. We'll talk all things Mobility and how Techstars is shaping startup ecosystems worldwide. 

Presenters
avatar for Ted Serbinski

Ted Serbinski

Managing Director, Techstars Mobility
Fueling the startup renaissance in Detroit. Building things and helping people. Cornell alum. Dad of 3 kids under 3.

Host Companies
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Techstars Mobility

Techstars Mobility in Detroit is part of a global ecosystem that empowers entrepreneurs to bring new technologies to market wherever they choose to build their business. Operating at the intersection of the automotive domaine and entrepreneurial resurgence in Detroit.


Wednesday April 13, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Techstars Mobility 2000 Brush St. Suite 201, Detroit, MI 48226

3:00pm

Bamboo Detroit
Limited Capacity seats available
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Session Title: Entrepreneurial Lessons from Detroit

Participate in a fun, engaging conversation about why entrepreneurship in Detroit is vital to the future of the city. We'll share a brief synoposis of Detroit's "history of Doers" and discover what key lessons we can take from it in order to keep Detroit moving forward as an urban center of entrepreneurial innovation.

Presenters
avatar for Amanda Lewan

Amanda Lewan

Co-founder, Bamboo
Amanda Lewan is the Founder of Michipreneur.com, the only regional publication on entrepreneurship and innovation reaching 100,000 regular readers, and Bamboo Detroit a co-working space for entrepreneurs providing flexible and affordable work options in Downtown Detroit. She contributes... Read More →

Host Companies
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Bamboo Detroit

The Bamboo Group has built Detroit's largest coworking space housing over one hundred entrepreneurs and serving as a hub for innovation. Bamboo provides 24/7 access to shared office space, educational workshops, professional networking opportunities and additional business resources... Read More →


Wednesday April 13, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Bamboo Detroit 1442 Brush St, Detroit, MI 48066

3:00pm

Ponyride
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Session Title: A Day at Ponyride

Join co-founder, Phillip Cooley, as he gives an overview on Ponyride, talks about the companies that started there and how Ponyride is playing an integral part of the Detroit ecosystem.

Presenters
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Phillip Cooley

Founder, Ponyride

Host Companies
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Ponyride

Ponyride is a building in Detroit that provides light-industrial, co-working, and dance/movement space for emerging endeavors. The layout and management of the building encourages collaboration between the various enterprises and their constituents.


Wednesday April 13, 2016 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Ponyride 1401 Vermont, Detroit, MI 48216