Detroit Startup Week Info Session

Thu, 03/15/2018 - 12:00pm

Space 2435, North Quad

The global entrepreneurial network Techstars hosts Startup Week events from L.A. to Maine and from Sydney to Spain. Detroit Startup Week is Techstars' largest and most diverse entrepreneurial event, June 18-22: 200+ programs, 800+ startups, 7,000+ participants, all free. 

DSW programming includes a Social Entrepreneurship Dinner, Hackathon, Jill Talks, a VC Roundtable, Crowdfunding 101, Vino & Ventures, and Demo Day. DSW sponsors include Amazon, Chase, Comcast, Duo, Ford, Google, Microsoft, Quicken, and more. They ensure that the digital career accelerator, professional headshots, small business legal academy, food trucks, and entertainment are all free.

DSW's theme is #GiveBack - work within Detroit's entrepreneurial ecosystem of culture, talent, and capital to solve Real Problems, build growth, and provide continuity for years to come.

Students and volunteers organize every aspect of Detroit Startup Week. Community engagement opportunities include neighborhood organizing, speaking and presenting, hacking and pitching, marketing and transportation.

To learn more, come to the Detroit Startup Week Info Session

  • Noon Thursday, March 15th in Space 2435, North Quad
  • Food and drinks will be provided 
  • Presentation/ workshop and a Call To Action

Learn and experience, #GiveBack, grow, celebrate, and party with Detroit's vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem.