5-04-2014 Join GreenLancer for Techweek!
Techweek, the national innovation conference to include Detroit.
Techweek, named as one of the top five ‘must attend’ conferences, is where entrepreneurs and tech tycoons alike meet for a week long celebration of allthings tech. The approach is to bring together an entire tech community under a BIG TENT and then shine a global SPOTLIGHT on the ecosystem. Motown’s resurgence as a global tech hub is acknowledged and takes center-stage at the inaugural Techweek Detroit.
Techweek, the national conference dedicated to showcasing innovation ecosystems in Chicago, Los Angeles, Miami and New York, recently announced exciting news for the city of Detroit. They will be expanding to the innovative tech hub in downtown Detroit this May! The official conference will take place at the former Federal Reserve Building located at 160 Fort Street, Thursday, May 22 and Friday, May 23, with additional events taking place throughout the entire week.
As a special feature of the Techweek event, on May 22nd, there will be a ‘start up’ competition that will showcase 35+startups featuring new technologies across multiple industries. Competitors will compete for over $50,000 in cash and prizes. Greenlancer.com, a solar engineering platform and one of the Bizdom start ups, will be one of the local favorites in the competition.
How to Get involved during Techweek?
–Choose from over 75 speakers, covering topics ranging from wearable tech to self- driving cars.
–Watch the LAUNCH Competition where 50 startups compete for $50k+
–See fashion and technology collide on the catwalk of the FashionTech Runway Show
–Experience tech’s latest innovative products and services first-hand in the Expo Hall
–Find a job in tech or hire a new employee at the Techweek Hiring Fair
–Go to Bar Techweek or to one of the parties to network
Who comes to Techweek?
Everyone who wants to stay in touch with the latest innovations. CEOs, entrepreneurs, innovators and dreamers, come to learn what’s new in the techworld, to experience new technologies, and gather together to share ideas and make connections.
Techweek will be organized around a series of summits with topics that span across technology’s full spectrum:
City of the Future ’14: The integration of design and technology will become the base for technological urban innovation. This summit will show how the urban experience is being re-imagined.
Dev ’14: Stay ahead of the curve in rapidly evolving web languages, get your hands on newest tech toys and keep your edge in the hiring arena: the Dev Summit has it all.
Future of Media ’14: From adtech, social media and online publishing, the avenues to extend your reach and power your message are growing at staggering speeds.
InfoTech ’14: Learn about the integrated framework upon which digital networks operate from those leading the charge on the cutting edge of information technology.
Startup ’14: There is no shortage of advice on how to start smart, but this summit will teach you how to stay smart and grow towards post-revenue glory.
Click here to get your passes, check out the speaker bios, and learn more about Techweek Detroit!
May 19-25 2014 — GreenLancer, a Bizdom startup and one of the Quicken Loans family of companies, is proud to be a sponsor Techweek 2014!