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Tuesday, Mar. 24 @ 3 – 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday, Mar. 24, 3 – 3:30 PM
STEM Talk – What’s the MATH in this Political Climate
with Math Expert and Educator LaToniya Jones
LaToniya is founder of POWEROrg Math and The POWER Institute. We’ll discuss the current political climate, how math terms are being used in political sound bites, and how to make informed decisions. Make the math connection. Free
Photo by John Moeses Bauan on Unsplash
Monday, Mar. 23 @ 3 – 3:30 p.m.
Content Marketing Monday – Brain Dump
with Karen Burton (@buildingsource), experienced marketer and owner of Building Industry Resources and SpaceLab Detroit
This is the first in a series of about eight Content and Social Media Marketing presentations. Develop your content marketing strategy for your blog posts,
social media, and other sites. Start with a Brain Dump: Get those great ideas out of your head and plan to position yourself as a thought leader in your field. We’ll discuss your professional profile, your target market and how to reach them, and more ideas for content and engagement.
Photo by Marvin Meyer on Unsplash
Friday, Mar. 20 @ 11 a.m. – 12 noon
LISTEN TO VERY DETROIT 88.1 FM WHPR
with Danco Sotirovski and the Very Detroit crew
SpaceLab’s Karen Burton will be on at 11:40 AM to talk about the upcoming Funding Female Founders Expo (see below) and how businesses can pivot during the coronavirus pandemic.
Friday, Mar. 20 @ 9 – 9:30 a.m.
COFFEE & A #PEPTALK
with Business Cheerleader Tisha Hammond
Join SpaceLab CEO Karen Burton for morning coffee (or your preferred energy drink) as a check-in if you’re working remotely, to share an update on your business activities, and to get a pep talk for motivational speaker, author and coach Tisha Hammond. Free
Photo by Nathan Dumlao on Unsplash
THURSDAY, MAR. 3
Urban Land Institute Michigan’s Women’s Leadership Initiative BUILD UP Breakfast Club 2020 Series
BUILD UP Breakfast Clubs bring together small groups of women to build lasting relationships, engage meaningfully with women working in their field, and build strong networks within their region. BUILD UP Breakfast Clubs meet quarterly with content provided by WLI,
March Speaker: Ilana Preuss, Founder and CEO, Recast City
Recast City LLC, a consulting firm that works with real estate developers, city and other civic leaders to integrate space for small-scale producers into redevelopment projects and place-based economic development. She co-authored Made in PLACE: Small-scale manufacturing and placemaking, and she is an experienced speaker. See her presentations “The Coming Revolution: Small-Scale Urban Industrial Development” at Meeting of the Minds 2014 in Detroit, and her TEDx presentation, “The Economic Power of Great Places.”
Cost for the full year of programming (4 quarterly sessions): $25 for ULI members, $50 for non-members.
THURSDAY MAR. 5
Urban Innovators Reception
If you are thinking about, planning, or executing a business venture that is designed to improve the quality of life in the Detroit community, we want to hear from you! You’re invited to attend a special reception to share your perspective and to meet and network with others who share your passion for the city. Some questions we will consider and discuss during the reception:
- What key Detroit community needs can be effectively addressed by entrepreneurial ventures?
- What community need are you and/or your organization attempting to address?
- How do you feel about the recent announcement of a Detroit-based “innovation center” to be produced by University of Michigan? What community needs would you like to see addressed by such an organization?
You will need a ticket to attend this event.
Free. Refreshments served