• DNewTech

    TechTown Detroit

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  • DNewTech

    TechTown Detroit

    Hello DNT community! At the DNewTech meetup, we will be starting with a 30 minute period for networking and following up with 3-5 entrepreneurs pitching/demoing their startup idea. The event is open to tech and non-tech startup founders, funders and followers. Afterward, announcement about community startup events are shared. PIZZA & DRINK will be provided. Our guest speaker will be: Jeff Ponders (Entrepreneur in Resident) from TechTown - A modern day Batman, Jeff spends his days building brands and his nights performing jazz across the country. Entrepreneurs: 1. Sheldon Blair - CEO (Broadlink Data Services, LLC.) Our primary goal is to bridge the gap between people and technology by ‘Innovating The Digital Era’. 2. Kim Lavine - Founder / CEO of Heugenis - (www.heugenis.com) Medical Wearable Technology company bringing hope to millions suffering from Alzheimer’s disease through a patent-pending, easy-to-use, non-drug approach. 3. Joshua Edmonds - Director of Digital Inclusion (313Connect) City of Detroit, Department of Innovation and Technology (DoIT) 4. Andrew Reid - Founder / Springship Springship is an event-based organization that utilizes technology to one day create the most empathetic and compassionate community in the world. **********And a big THANK YOU to our SPONSOR: ********** > KERR RUSSELL (Attorneys and Counselors) www.kerr-russell.com/attorney/jeffrey-a-may/ > TechTown - (www.TechTownDetroit.org/) > Accelerate4KIDS - Computer Science 4 Every Child (Accelerate4KIDS.org)

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  • DNewTech

    TechTown Detroit

    Hello DNT community! At the DNewTech meetup, we will be starting with a 30 minute period for networking and following up with 3-5 entrepreneurs pitching/demoing their startup idea. The event is open to tech and non-tech startup founders, funders and followers. Afterward, announcement about community startup events are shared. PIZZA & DRINK will be provided. Our guest speaker will be: • Blake Osecki - Modular Home & Garden SlideStax - Founder (www.modularhg.com) Entrepreneurs: 1. Shift Up (www.shiftup.tech/) - Ray Batra - WeWork for learning 2. Drones 4 Girls (http://drones4girls.org) - Ingrid Green - Helps 9 or 11 yr old kids learn to build, code and fly mini drones. In order to do that, we're training a network of teachers and young tech professionals attain an FAA Part 107 remote pilot license and educate kids. Join us! 3. Alto Vista Technology (www.altovistatechnology.com) - Bo Cheng - Powered by an Artifical Intellignce engine, Altovista Technology’s Arx Alert platform provides you a comprehensive way to investigate, report on, resolve and predict incidents – all in one centralized, cloud-based solution. **********And a big THANK YOU to our SPONSOR: ********** KERR RUSSELL (Attorneys and Counselors) 500 Woodward Avenue | Suite 2500 - Detroit, Michigan[masked]https://www.kerr-russell.com/attorney/jeffrey-a-may/

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  • DNewTech

    TechTown Detroit

    Hello DNT community! At the DNewTech meetup, we will be starting with a 30 minute period for networking and following up with 4-5 entrepreneurs pitching/demoing their startup idea. The event is open to tech and non-tech startup founders, funders and followers. Afterward, announcement about community startup events are shared. A $100 AMAZON GIFT CARD will be given to "The Best Presenter" for the evening! Audience member participation is required. ;) And as always, FREE PIZZA & DRINKS will be provided. Our guest speaker will be: • Paul Riser - Managing Director, Tech-Based Entrepreneurship Entrepreneurs: 1. Movatic (www.movatic.co) - Ansgar Strother - One app for all of your mobility needs. 2. Drones 4 Girls (http://drones4girls.org) - Ingrid Green - Helps 9 or 11 yr old kids learn to build, code and fly mini drones. In order to do that, we're training a network of teachers and young tech professionals attain an FAA Part 107 remote pilot license and educate kids. Join us! 3. XR Design Studios (www.xrdesignstudios.com) - Matthew Attou - Detroit based venture between designers, developers, researchers, inventors and consultants. The office is currently involved in pilot projects across North America, pioneering the use of augmented reality in commercial applications. 4. INTVO (www.intvo.com) - Assam Alzookery - Using behavioral artificial intelligence (AI) to break through the boundaries of autonomous vehicle technology and improve safety. We combine advanced vision systems with a complex and robust data set to bring true understanding of human behavior to the road.

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  • DNewTech

    WeWork 1001 Woodward Ave

    Happy New Year Creators! At the DNewTech meetup, we will be starting with a 30 minute period for networking and following up with 4-5 entrepreneurs pitching/demoing their startup idea. The event is open to tech and non-tech startup founders, funders and followers. Afterward, announcement about community startup events are shared. PIZZA & BEER will be provided. Entrepreneurs: 1. MySwimPro (www.myswimpro.com) - Fares Ksebati - Meet your new swim coach. Reach your goals with hundreds of workouts and training plans that are unique to your skill level and speed. 2. ECOTEK (www.ecotek-us.com) - Keith Young - A science research organization made up of future scientists and engineers from major urban centers. Student scientists in Ecotek range in age from 10 to 17 and are actively interested in solving international problems through science. 3. FarmaidBot (www.hackster.io/teamato/farmaid-plant-disease-detection-robot-55eeb1) - Alex Polonsky - Plant Disease Detection Autonomous Robot that identifies diseased plants in greenhouse environments. 4. Spectrum Intellectual Property (www.spectrum-ip.com) - David Kohn - Spectrum IP is a startup that makes what other startups do possible, offering guidance on how to legally and strategically prevent others from copying your ideas.

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  • DNewTech

    WeWork 1001 Woodward Ave

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  • 2019 A2 Tech Film Showcase (FREE)

    Michigan Theater

    The A2 Tech Film Showcase is a diverse short film showcase that highlights the consequences of technology. Hosted by Trey Boynton, Duo Security's Diversity & Inclusion Manager. FREE Registration: www.2019a2tfs.eventbrite.com Schedule 5:00pm – 6:00pm : Pre Screening Mixer 6:00pm – 6:30pm : Introductions 6:30pm – 7:30pm : Trailers & Main Program 7:30pm – 9:00pm : Panel Discussion with Filmmakers Food and refreshments will be served! About the Event The A2 Tech Film Showcase is a diverse short film showcase that highlights the consequences of technology. Hosted by Trey Boynton (Diversity & Inclusion Manager, Duo Security) Films: Real Fame (dir: Alaina Escobar & Lauren Kempen) - Online fame leads to a young girl facing an identity crisis. Light of The Bhagavata (dir: Atharva Kharkar) - Light of The Bhagavata is based on a philosophical book that talks about the struggles and conditions of humanity as it progresses. Dani Darling '2:22' (dir: Kaicy) - 2:22 is about a lonely girl's search for meaning in a digital realm. Our feelings and perceptions can legitimize anything, even a phantom love affair. Riding with Aunt D. Dot (dir: Bree Gant) - A young artist takes a bus ride that makes her question reality as several eclectic characters take her to task on where she's going with her life. Miss u, Love (dir: Toko Shiiki) - A confident Japanese woman starts facing her fragile true self through interviews. Great Good Fine Ok 'Change' (dir: Colin Quinn) - In Great Good Fine Ok's music video for "Change" Jon Sandler has to say goodbye to his childhood sweetheart in order to be sent to another planet. The App (dir: Julian Merino) - THE APP' is an application that gives to its customers the steps to achieve happiness. The Sweetening (dir: Grace Rowe) - A woman falls for an avatar in an augmented reality program and it completely upends her life.

  • DNewTech Holiday Hash

    WeWork 1001 Woodward Ave

    You are invited to the DNewTech Holiday Hash. No pitches or presentations. Just beer, pizza, sweets and a great cause. For every unwrapped toy you drop off in our Toys-For-Tots bin, you get a raffle ticket for a chance to win a $10, $20, $30 and $40 Amazon Gift Cards.

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  • DNewTech

    TechTown Detroit

    One awesome guest speaker and then four startup creators this month take the stage for ten minutes each, five minutes to pitch and five minutes to answer questions, followed by open announcements and community networking. Join us at Z's Ville (42 Piquette Ave, Detroit) afterward. Entrepreneurs: Steven James — Hexagon Creative — Hexagon Creative is a startup marketing firm with offices in Detroit and Chicago. Our goal is to create a design and branding experience that is individually tailored to each of our client’s needs. We also offer affordable and flexible service that many of our competitors do not. Beau Mann — Sober Grid — Sober Grid is an app based addiction recovery platform that has over 140,000 registered members in over 100 countries. We offer certified addiction tele-health coaching through our application and have developed AI to predict heightened risk of relapse. Elisabeth Michel — Canopy (www.canopy.tools) — Our digital tool can help you prepare for your journey through healthcare and ready yourself for the complexity of modern medicine.

  • DNewTech with Techstars Mobility

    TechTown Detroit

    One awesome guest speaker and then four startup creators this month take the stage for ten minutes each, five minutes to pitch and five minutes to answer questions, followed by open announcements and community networking. Guest speaker: Tapan Kataria, Techstars Mobility Operation and Business Associate Entrepreneurs: Vickie Gould - The Words Lady (www.vickiegould.com) - Helping you to get to the next level regardless if it's having an Amazon Best Selling book or creating some magnetic marketing and your improving your strategies. Brian Flaherty - Ground Speed (www.groundspeed.com) - Groundspeed is dedicated to automating and illuminating commercial insurance analytics. Blair Adams - 42Levels (www.42levels.com) - We strive to deliver unique, cutting-edge experiences that deliver a message and leave an impression. Mohammed Khonizi - Pinoy For Hire (www.pinoyforhire.com) - A virtual assistants service that is the ideal outsourcing solution for your business.

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