Automation Alley

Automation Alley headquarters in Troy

Automation Alley Invests In Local Start Ups

Automation Alley has invested $75,000 in two Metro Detroit start ups to help accelerate the growth of the companies.


Participants in Automation Alley’s 24-hour hackathon, #hack4Detroit, worked through the night to design an app to highlight the kid- and family-friendly activities in the city of Detroit. (Credit: Rebecca Thibault, Automation Alley)

#Hack4Detroit Winner Creates Family-Friendly Bicycling App

An app to help people discover, create and share bike routes in the city won the second #hack4detroit hackathon.

CBS Detroit–06/16/2015

Participants take part in the 2014 #hack4detroit hackathon. (Photo by Rebecca Thibault, courtesy of Automation Alley.)

#hack4detroit Hackathon To Create App To Benefit Detroit

Participants in the upcoming #hack4detroit event will have the chance to develop an app to benefit the city of Detroit.

CBS Detroit–06/03/2015

Automation Alley headquarters in Troy

Automation Alley Shares Opportunities In S.E. Michigan With The World

Michigan, and Metro Detroit, was highlighted as a destination for companies around the world at the SelectUSA Investment Summit in Washington D.C.


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Automation Alley To Host Cyber Security For Business Panel Discussion

Automation Alley will host a cyber security summit March 26 to discuss the threats these attacks pose to businesses.

CBS Detroit–03/19/2015

Employees of Fisher/Unitech discuss the applications of 3D printers at Automation Alley's Technology Industry Outlook at teh Colony Club in Detroit. (By Edward Cardenas)

Report: Metro Detroit Tech Economy ‘Equal To All Of Silicon Valley’

“People in Michigan woke up some time ago to the fact the auto industry is a tech industry,” said Anderson, who ranks the North American International Auto Show among the best technology shows in the world.

CBS Detroit–02/12/2015

Automation Alley headquarters in Troy

Automation Alley Launches Entrepreneurship Program

Automation Alley has launched a new program for to accelerate growth for entrepreneurs in Southeast Michigan and help gain their first customers.


Automation Alley headquarters in Troy

Automation Alley Launches Redesigned Website

Automation Alley has launched a redesigned website that has been streamlined and offers new features for users and association members.

CBS Detroit–12/04/2014

credit: Detroit Public Library

Programmers To Build Detroit Public Library App In 24 Hours

Automation Alley is seeking developers to spend 24 hours creating a new mobile app for the Detroit Public Library.

CBS Detroit–07/07/2014

Candace Pappas and Karen Delhey (credit: CBS 62)

Watch Michigan Matters: History, Arts And Hacking

This week on Michigan Matters, host Carol Cain looks at innovators in the world of art and technology.