Crain's 2011 IDEA Conference

460 W. Baltimore, Detroit, Michigan
Wednesday, March 23, 2011



Crain's 2011 IDEA Conference
Wednesday, March 23, 2011 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM (Eastern Time)

Networking/Cocktail Reception 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
A. Alfred Taubman Center for Design Education
at the College for Creative Studies
460 W. Baltimore, Detroit, Michigan 48202

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IDEA: Detroit Conference
reinvention + revitalization


Provocative thinking, shared experiences and inspired, workable business ideas are the earmarks of the IDEA: DETROIT CONFERENCE, a collaboration of Advertising Age and Crain's Detroit Business.


IDEA Detroit brings leading thinkers, innovators and doers from technology, business, energy, product innovation, social entrepreneurship, design, music, media, automotive, restaurants and more to talk about how they fostered new ways of thinking about business and how this will help drive business in the city of Detroit and surrounding areas forward.


  • Toby Barlow, Chief Creative Officer, Team Detroit
  • Dale Dougherty, Founder, Make Magazine
  • Aaron Dworkin, Founder/President, Sphinx Organization
  • Cynthia Koenig, Founder, Wello
  • Josh Linkner, Founder, ePrize
  • David Morrow, Founder, Warrior Sports
  • Eric Ryan, Co-Founder, Method Soap
  • Veronika Scott, Founder/Designer, The Empowerment Plan/Element S

To view the full agenda CLICK HERE.

Networking/Cocktail Reception 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.



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Payment Instructions

  • Tickets:
    $99 each
    $125 on-site