Annual Collaboration for Entrepreneurship
Tech-based entrepreneurship has become big business in Michigan. Just ask the 1,000 people who attended Thursday’s Annual Collaboration for Entrepreneurship, or ACE ’14, at Livonia’s Burton Manor.
The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
Michigan is learning the lessons of Silicon Valley and adapting them to its own unique entrepreneurial advantages, a veteran venture capitalist with experience in both locations told a huge gathering of entrepreneurs Thursday night.
The 13th Annual Celebration for Entrepreneurship will feature the following six companies in the Elevator Pitch Competition: ENT Biotech Solutions, Micro-LAM, Ornicept, TempoRun, Social2Step and cureLancher.
The latest meeting and event notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups
On Jan. 31, as many as 10 semi-finalists will compete for a chance to win more than $50,000 in business acceleration services at the Fifth Annual Global Automotive Industry Innovation Accelerator Competition.
The Annual Collaboration for Entrepreneurship has outgrown Washtenaw County. The 13th annual version of the event has moved from its traditional home at Washtenaw Community College to a larger venue, Burton Manor in Livonia.
The Great Lakes Entrepreneur’s Quest presented awards to the mid-year winners in its 12th year of the statewide business plan competition Tuesday night at the ACE’12 entrepreneurship event in Ann Arbor.
Anyone who doubts that entrepreneurship is red-hot in Michigan should check out Tuesday’s Annual Collaboration for Entrepreneurship, 2 to 9 p.m. at Ann Arbor Skyline High School. The ACE12 entrepreneurial leadership program had a large spike in new registrants in the past several days with some 500 new attendees now scheduled to attend.
Scott Case, CEO of the Startup America Partnership and a founder of Priceline.com, will be in Michigan on Jan. 31 for the launch of Startup Michigan and to celebrate the one-year anniversary of the Startup America Partnership, the national effort dedicated to helping startups grow and jumpstart job creation throughout the country.