Check out this great event for Thursday March 18 at MACUL in Detroit.
ShiftMich Idea Slam
What better place than here? What better time than now?
A unique event during MACUL week
Are you a Michigan educator who is....
Are you ready to...
connect with others/start something/tell your story?
If you are passionate about innovation in education...
Meet in Detroit!
The Idea Slam is a fast paced "pitch fest" and networking event for educators. Selected projects will be presented and attendees will vote on their favorite ideas. Winning projects will receive up to $1,000 towards their innovative educational idea. The rest of the evening is an informal meet-up with fun conversations and delicious offerings from Detroit Beer Company.
The concept of the Idea Slam was inspired by the Detroit Soup and TED Conference formats.
200 tickets available- Sellout anticipated
Detroit Beer Company
Thursday, March 19th, 7:30-11pm
1529 Broadway Street - Detroit
Detroit Beer Co. is located just a few steps off of the Detroit People Mover! Exit at the Broadway Street Station.
Driving? Your best bet is the Opera House Garage located at
1426 Broadway St
Detroit, MI 48226
7:30pm- Doors open
8:00pm- Opening remarks
8:15pm- Idea Slam pitches
9:15pm- Winners announced
9:15-11:00pm: Networking and idea sharing
Have an innovative Idea that could make a positive Shift in your school or education in general? Pitch it and you could walk away with money to get it off the ground! (Use the above link to apply for one of five pitch spots at the event. Organizers want to ensure presenters are organized and ready to SLAM. Only the top five selected will get a chance to pitch.)