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StartingBloc All Fellows Summit: Detroit, MI 2020

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Hunt Street Station

2200 Hunt Street

Detroit, MI 48207

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Join us in StartingBloc community June 20-21, 2020: connect with your SB community, renew & reinvigorate your year and explore Detroit.

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We’re gathering as a StartingBloc community over a day and a half in Detroit, Michigan from June 20-21, 2020. Join us for two days of all of the StartingBloc energy, connection and inspiration alongside Fellow speakers, Fellow-led workshops and Detroit-based speakers, tours and more.

Thank you to our sponsor, Let's Detroit.

Over the weekend, you can expect:

  • StartingBloc Fellow speakers; get inspired and invigorated by the future of leadership in our community
  • Time to connect with other Fellows through facilitated workshops and open gatherings; build new relationships, reconnect with your closest Fellow friends
  • Unconference style sessions; learn from other Fellows in workshop style sessions, facilitate for other Fellows, promote your business, organization or product
  • Detroit-based speakers and leaders; explore the city on your own or through the eyes of local organizations, plus learn about Fellows and leadership in the community

Your ticket to the Summit includes:

  • Full access to all activities including speakers, workshops and facilitated gatherings with Fellows
  • Breakfast, lunch and snacks on Saturday; breakfast and snacks on Sunday
  • Recommended travel and accommodations resources
  • A Summit Guide with Fellows attending, their contact + bios, tools for connecting, facilitation guides and local resources
  • Access to private, Fellows-only tours with local organizations around the city
  • Discounted access to StartingBloc swag

Weekend Schedule Overview:

Friday Evening:

You'll receive your welcome packet + Summit Guide to get grounded and set intentions for the weekend.

Then we'll gather with our Fellow-led sponsor Let's Detroit with the Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce for an evening featuring Detroit-based speakers for an in-depth look at the city's past, current and future narratives. Programming will begin at 6 PM and include light snacks.

We'll keep the evening going with food and drink and start exploring the city.

Saturday:

We'll kick off the day with Fellow to Fellow connection exercises and SB-style facilitation so you can reconnect with your community. We'll welcome Fellow speakers, featuring workshops + topics on the future of leadership, transformative justice and advancing equity. We'll spend time in an optional unconference and Fellow-curated expo to feature Fellows' organizations, businesses, workshops and more.

We'll gather that night to eat, talk and dance out and about in Detroit.

Sunday:

We'll come together in reflection and gratitude for the weekend, plus set intentions for the year ahead in our community. We'll close with Fellow speakers and those interested can join Fellow-curated tours around the city and with local organizations in the afternoon.

Other opportunities to support this Summit + our community:

  • Help us design the event! This event will be co-created with a team of Fellows. Are you interested in designing this Summit as part of our All-Fellows Summit Design Team? Email Martha at martha@startingbloc.org
  • Help us by sponsoring the event! We’re seeking financial and in-kind donations for the weekend event. Interested? Email Martha at martha@startingbloc.org

Our community is committed to creating equitable and accessible experiences for our Fellows. If you have ideas or suggestions on how to ensure this Summit remain equitable and accessible to our community, please consider joining our All-Fellows Summit Design Team and email Martha at martha@startingbloc.org.

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Detroit, MI 48207

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