As a creator/business owner/entrepreneur … one question arises, how do you innovate in order to drive or maintain success?
Hear from 4 entrepreneurs about their journeys and work using innovative techniques and skills unique to their fields.
The 4 event panelists:
Henny Harmon is a photographer, graphic designer and artist. You can visit her website at www.hennyxharmon.com & check out her work on Twitter & Instagram at @hennyxharmon.
Mark Hair is the Founder & Executive Director of 12Comics, a literacy and entrepreneurial after-school enrichment program that uses custom superheroes, comic books, trading cards, video games, animation, 1 act plays, and short films as learning tools. You can learn more by visiting www.12comics.com.
Kala LaFortune Reed is the Founder & Operations Manager of Girls on Bikes, a Community Organization whose mission is to “encourage girls in urban communities to participate in recreational activities in the public, in style of course.” You can learn more by visiting www.girlsonbikes.co.
Andre Preoteasa is the Founder & CEO of Systems of Systems, which helps companies navigate a new landscape being shaped by the cloud. You can discover more by visiting https://of.systems.
After the panel we will have a breakout session, in which each panelist will sit down with a group of attendees. Attendees will then describe their project and get feedback on what their next steps should be. (Attendees should bring a project to receive guidance on!)
6:00 – 6:30 PM: Meet & Greet
6:30 – 7:00 PM: Introductions & Q/A
7:00 – 7:30 PM: Breakout Session – each panelist will sit down with a group of attendees. Attendees will then describe their project and get feedback on what their next steps should be. (Attendees should bring a project to receive guidance on!)
7:30 – 8:00 PM: Networking & close
Light refreshments will be served.
Who Should Attend:
Makers, artisans, fashion/graphic designers, any other entrepreneurs, independent and emerging business owners/employees looking to learn how to innovate in their perspective fields.