Events

 

Wednesday, April 24 @ 6 PM (and every 4th Wednesday): National Association of Black Women in Construction (NABWIC) Meeting. 

 

 

 

 

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Thursday, April 25 at 12 noon – 1 PM: Small Groups – Faith at Work. Email Bobby Burton for more information.

 

 

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Tuesday, April 30 at 3 PM (part 2 of 3): Business Succession Planning: Key strategies to Protect and Respect your Business!

Presented by: Tylene Henry, MBA & Maurice Miller Jr., CFP – Mass Mutual Great Lakes

83% of business owners have no written succession plan; 54% have no buy-sell agreement. This three-part workshop will educate business owners on how to begin the process of setting up an exit strategy from the business – both voluntary and involuntary. Each module in the three-part series focuses on one of the three key areas of exit planning – succession, retirement and estate planning. Read more and register individually for each date in the series on Eventbrite

 

 

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Wednesday, May 1 @ 6 PM: Women, Winning, Wealth: A candid conversation about accumulating wealth and protecting our legacy

Presented by Tylene Henry, MBA – Mass Mutual Great Lakes

Learn 3 Strategies you can implement immediately to grow, protect, and respect your legacy! It’s time to have a real conversation about the issues impacting our financial well-being and success. Women are more likely to be caring for parents and children, while pursuing their career goals. Some find themselves trying to strike a balance between their personal financial goals and demands from family… Read more and sign up on Eventbrite

 

 

Thursday, May 2 at 3:30 PM (and every First Thursday): SpaceLab members gather in the community kitchen on first Thursdays to Celebrate the Win – new clients, new business, birthdays, good press – accomplishments and milestones big and small. 

 

 

2019-GCT-ProtectoFriday, May 3 @ 12 noon: Lunch + Learn – Sound Insulation for Interior Environments (CEUs available).  Presented by Tim Gannon of Protecto Wrap and Krysta Wiegers, Architecture Design Representative at Genesee Ceramic Tile
Topics of discussion and presentation include:

– Floor To Floor Noise – Why should you be concerned?
– Types of Sound Rating – STC & IIC
– Impact Isolation Class (IIC)
– Building Code
– Types of Floor Configurations. Read more…

To join us for this  lunch presentation, send an email us with your first and last names, company name (if applicable), and your role in the design and building industry (interior designer, property manager, architect, real estate developer or other). You will receive a password for complimentary ticket access.

 

 

CONTENT MARKETING MONDAYSMonday, May 6, 2019 5:30 PM: Content Marketing Mondays with Karen Burton (@buildingsource): Develop your content marketing strategy for your blog posts, social media, website and other sites.

 

 

 

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Tuesday, May 7 at 3 PM (part 3 of 3): Business Succession Planning: Key strategies to Protect and Respect your Business!

Presented by: Tylene Henry, MBA & Maurice Miller Jr., CFP – Mass Mutual Great Lakes

83% of business owners have no written succession plan; 54% have no buy-sell agreement. This three-part workshop will educate business owners on how to begin the process of setting up an exit strategy from the business – both voluntary and involuntary. Each module in the three-part series focuses on one of the three key areas of exit planning – succession, retirement and estate planning. Read more and register individually for each date in the series on Eventbrite

 

 

READ logoWednesday, May 8 @ 6:30 PM (and 2nd Weds. of each month), 6 PM:  Real Estate Association of Developers (R.E.A.D.)

Born out of the Capital Impact Partners Equitable Development Initiative, R.E.A.D. has taken steps to create an organization to carry forward the spirit of the CIP EDI and empower minority developers in Detroit to ensure the developer base more accurately reflects the city’s diversity and delivers projects that truly serve its diverse population. R.E.A.D. is 1 501c3 organization seeking new members.

Mission Statement: Create, cultivate, connect and support qualified minority developers throughout the entire project lifecycle in accordance with the established READ Code of Conduct with the express intent to increase market share, establish a legacy pipeline and to leverage the weight of our collective resources

No cost for entry. Appetizers and Beverages will be provided with donations appreciated.

 

 
2019-0510-CiotFriday, May 10 @ 12 noon. Lunch + Learn with Ciot – Product and Industry Trends. Ciot is well known for its impressive selection of products, many of which are exclusive to Ciot. Established in Montreal in 1950 by founding President Giovanni Battista Ciot, the company initially manufactured terrazzo. With time, Ciot began importing natural stone and ceramic products.

Customers enjoy access to the best and latest global products, skilled artisans who work with the industry’s top technology, and helpful experts to assist with the selection, coordination and installation. Read more…

To join us for this  lunch presentation, send an email us with your first and last names, company name (if applicable), and your role in the design and building industry (interior designer, property manager, architect, real estate developer or other). You will receive a password for complimentary ticket access.

 

 

woman-3261425_640Wednesday, May 15 @ 6 PM: Women, Winning, Wealth: A candid conversation about accumulating wealth and protecting our legacy

Presented by Tylene Henry, MBA – Mass Mutual Great Lakes

Learn 3 Strategies you can implement immediately to grow, protect, and respect your legacy! It’s time to have a real conversation about the issues impacting our financial well-being and success. Women are more likely to be caring for parents and children, while pursuing their career goals. Some find themselves trying to strike a balance between their personal financial goals and demands from family… Read more and sign up on Eventbrite

 

 

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PlanGrid has been used on over one million projects around the world and is the first Construction Productivity Software that allows contractors and owners in commercial, heavy civil, and other industries to work together throughout the project lifecycle. We’ve brought technology and ideas from other industries to automate the tedious tasks and free up teams to collaborate from anywhere. Read more…

Bring your devices and get a hands-on demonstration of how PlanGrid can boost your construction team’s productivity.

To join us for this  lunch presentation, send an email us with your first and last names, company name (if applicable), and your role in the design and building industry (interior designer, property manager, architect, real estate developer or other). You will receive a password for complimentary ticket access.

 

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Wed., April. 24: AIA Detroit Commons: A Discussion on the Future of Sustainability (IBEW Local 58)

Wed., April. 24: Crain’s Detroit Real Estate NEXT: The Retail Landscape (The Fillmore)

Thu., 04.25: WOF Small Group – Faith at Work.Email Bobby Burton  for more information and to sign up.

Sat., 04.27: IdeaLab: ReImagining Equitable Development (Marygrove College)

Mon., 04.29: Urban Land Institute (ULI) MichiganSpring Real Estate Summit (at Cobo)

Mon., 04.29: IoT Tech Connect (Michigan Science Center)

Tue., 04.30: PechaKucha PKN Detroit Vol. 37 – Featuring SpaceLab Member Wolf VR (Owl and the Raven)

05.01 – 06.07: Applications accepted for Michigan Women Forward :: Woman Up & Pitch Competitions. First place wins $10,000.

Thu., 05.02: Celebrate the Win! (SpaceLab members + their guests)

05.02 – 05.03: Controls-Con – Building Controls and the Internet of Things (IoT) (Motor City Casino Hotel)

Fri. 05.03: Michigan Minority Contractors Association monthly meeting (at Detroit Cabinet Manufacturing Co.)

Tue., 05.07: Wayne County Development Summit (At Ford Piquette Plant)

Wed., 05.08: Real Estate Association of Developers monthly meeting (2nd Wednesdays)

Thu., 05.09: Design Core Detroit Drinks x Design: Interiors & Architecture (Advance Plumbing & Heating Supply)

Thu., May 9: AIA Center for Practice Firm Roundtables (Rossetti)

05.17-05.18: Detroit Dream Investment SolutionsPower Networking Mixer, Tour and Opportunity Session

05.29-05.30: Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) Heartland Regional Conference(at Westin Book Cadillac)

June 20-22: Real Estate Impact Investing Conference + Gala by Housing JV

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