Up and coming: mark your calendar with these regional business events.

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Sept. 18

Emerging & Disruptive Technology: Transforming the Face of Business

FOX Theater

5:00 pm to 9:00 pm


Gartner will present research and perspectives relative to Emerging Technologies and how they relate to the "Hype Cycle". The discussion will focus on how close future technologies are to being viable and how change platforms are working their way into our business structures, information technology strategies and personal worlds. To register, visit www.ConnecTechGreaterDetroit.org.

Sept 23

[Chamber Event] Inaugural Michigan P3 Summit

Detroit Athletic Club Hear from industry experts on policy issues, infrastructure funding sources, key ingredients for successful projects and more. For more information and to register, visit www.dykema.com/seminars.

Sept. 26

Heart to Heart du Vintage

Franklin, Ml

6:30 p.m.

Cost:. $275 per person

A gala fundraiser will be held at the Franklin Hills Country Club. The evening will help uninsured and underinsured women to receive care at the Ministrelli Women's Heart Center at Beaumont in Royal Oak, as well as contribute to the development of women's heart services at Beaumont, Grosse Pointe. For more information, contact Tom McGannon at The Beaumont Foundation at (248) 551-9951.

Sept. 29

Celebrate Michigan Expo

Troy Hilton

5 p.m. Cost: Free

Event Contact Info; Marshall & Jan Rice, info@michiganmall.com, (888) 315-1928, http://www.michiganmall.com/article/129/. The Celebrate Michigan Expo presented by MichiganMall.com offers you and your organization an opportunity to showcase your business during the free expo, network with other successful Michigan businesses, and hear from recognized speakers during our dinner program.

Oct. 1

[Chamber Event] CEO Outlook

Detroit Regional Chamber


8:30 to 10 a.m.

FREE to attend and open exclusively to silver and gold level members, as well as the Detroit Regional Chamber board of directors. Sandra Pierce, president and CEO, Charter One Bank of Michigan will discuss the role of business in connecting public, private and non-profit sectors in order to stimulate the economy and make an impact in the region. Visit www.detroitchamber.com/events.

Oct. 6

3rd Annual Innovation Forum

Troy, Ml


Cost: $75.00 fee per attendee

The Innovation Forum is a one-day session with a broad cross-section of Structured Innovation presentations from management, engineering and scientific perspectives for applications in all sizes and types of businesses. The program...

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