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Michigan Social Entrepreneurship Showcase

Michigan Corps Social Entrepreneurship Challenge

Friday, June 20, 2014 from 12:30 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)

Michigan Social Entrepreneurship Showcase

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Michigan Social Entrepreneurship Showcase Ticket: 12:30 - 7pm
Join Michigan's premier event for social impact investors and entrepreneurs! Dinner and after-party included.
Ended $20.00 $2.09
Challenge Participant Showcase Ticket (Must have voucher)
A free ticket will be provided for those who submit a business plan to this year's competition. An voucher will be emailed to eligible applicants after the May 30 submission date.
Ended Free $0.00
Showcase Sponsor Ticket (Must have voucher) Ended Free $0.00
Social Entrepreneurship 101 Workshop: 8:30-11:30am
Join the Detroit Social Enterprise Alliance Chapter for a free morning workshop at the University of Michigan Detroit Center. Spots are limited.
Ended Free $0.00

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Join us for Michigan's 2014 Social Entrepreneurship Showcase, the state's premier event for social entrepreneurs and impact investors.  

This year's Showcase will feature leading impact investors across the venture capital, philanthropic and crowdfunding spaces, alongside the state's top social entrepreneurs.  Discover what it takes to build a social enterprise from the ground up and secure investment to make a positive difference in our state!

Prize winners from this year's Michigan Corps Social Entrepreneurship Challenge will present their innovative solutions to our state's toughest challenges, and industry leaders will provide feedback and insights. All participants will have a chance to vote on a People's Choice Award which will send one social entrepreneur home with a cash grant of $1,000! 

Michigan Social Entrepreneurship Challenge Showcase Agenda

Tickets cost $20 online and $25 at the door, if tickets are still available. 

12:00pm: Registration Opens

1:00 – 2:15 First Session: ''A Day in the Life of a MI Social Entrepreneur'


2:15 – 2:30 Break & Networking 


2:30 – 3:30 pm Second Session: 'The State of Money for Social Change" 


3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Break  & Networking


4:00 pm – 5:30 Third Session: Presentations by competition winners 


5:30 pm – Buffet Dinner  


6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Award presentation  


7:15 pm Guest departure & After party at Majestic


 Social Entrepreneurship 101 Workshops:  8:30 - 11:30am (registration is separate)

For those interested, there will be two free workshops led by experts on the fundamentals of social entrepreneurship from 8:30 - 11:30 am at the University of Michigan Detroit Center at 3663 Woodward Avenue, Detroit MI 48201.  Spots are limited and will be granted on a first come, first serve basis. 

8:30am - 9:00am: Check-in and continental breakfast
9:00am - 9:45am: "Social Entrepreneurship 101" discussion (by Marcus Harris of D:hive BUILD Social and the SEA Alliance)
10:00am - 11:00am: "Legal Considerations for Social Entrepreneurs"
11:00am - 11:30am: General Q&A and Close - "See you at the Showcase!" 
11:30am - 12:30pm: Lunch on your own in the area



Have questions about Michigan Social Entrepreneurship Showcase? Contact Michigan Corps Social Entrepreneurship Challenge

When & Where

Max M. Fisher Music Center
3711 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48201

Friday, June 20, 2014 from 12:30 PM to 7:00 PM (EDT)

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