Connect: Detroit

A Professional Development Experience Like No Other

May 22 | Detroit, MI


Do what's REAL

Connect: Detroit is a one-day experience for high-achieving executives and business leaders to learn in the real-life learning laboratory that is Detroit’s renaissance and resurgence.  

Here is your opportunity to build real and lasting connections and immerse yourself into the undeniable professional benefits of exploring the connections between people, places, and ideas. The Detroit reinvention story offers real and powerful takeaways on how to disrupt paradigms and create opportunities out of anything.

Connect: Detroit Speakers

This is just a hint of the line up we've scheduled for you. These folks will inspire you! Listen to how they inspired us.

Dan Gilmartin

CEO Michigan Municipal League, visionary and connector

Anika Goss-Foster

CEO Detroit Future City, reinvention practitioner, running a think and DO tank!

Dr. Phil Knight

Executive Director, Food Bank Council of Michigan, master connector of ideas and missions

Lauren Snyder

STARTERS graduate, independent writing professional and practitioner of PureReinvention


Morning - Themed Tours

Take one of 3 themed tours

Connecting People

Connecting Places

Connecting Ideas

Afternoon - TED-Style Talks

Each group gets 5 speakers

Peers sharing reinvention stories

No PowerPoint information dumps

The sharing of grit and experience 

Closing - Group Discussion 

Team PureReinvention leads a discussion of the day's takeaways

Share your thoughts

Make new friends

Claim Your Spot Now

This opportunity is limited to the first 50 who are reinvention ready!