A two-day conference introducing and inspiring high school students to opportunities in Detroit entrepreneurship

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Start Detroit Schedule

Day One

  • 9:00 - 9:30: Registration
  • 9:30 - 9:45: Opening ceremony
  • 9:45 - 10:30: Keynote speaker
  • 10:30 - 10:45: Break
  • 10:45 - 11:15: First small group discussion
  • 11:15 - 12:00 First workshop
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  • 12:00 - 1:00: Lunch
  • 1:00 - 1:45: Second small groups discussion
  • 1:45 - 2:30: Second workshop
  • 2:30 - 2:45: Break
  • 2:45 - 3:30: Third workshop
  • 3:30 - 4:30: Panel discussion
  • 4:30 - 5:15: Third small group discussions
  • 5:15 - 6:00 Small group presentations
  • 6:00 - 7:00 Dinner and wrap-up

Day Two

  • 9:30 - 9:45: Opening remarks
  • 9:45 - 10:15: Divide into groups + icebreaker
  • 10:15 - 11:15: First challenge
  • 11:15 - 11:30: Group presentations
  • 11:30 - 12:00: Lunch
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  • 12:00 - 1:00: Second challenge
  • 1:00 - 1:15: Group presentations
  • 1:15 - 1:30: Break
  • 1:30- 4:30: Third challenge
  • 4:30 - 5:00: Presentations and judging
  • 5:00 - 5:30: Awards and closing ceremony

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