DETROIT HOMECOMING V
SEPT 12-14, 2018
THERE'S NO PLACE LIKE HOME
Since 2014, over 500 Detroit expats have made the invite-only trip back to their hometown for the Detroit Homecoming experience. Each attendee has been given the chance to see what's happening in Detroit and how they can take part in the city's continued growth. Are you ready to accept the challenge to rebuild, reinvest and reimagine the City that played such a vital role in who you are? If so, then the Detroit Homecoming may be the event you've been looking for.
I get to be with lots of interesting tech industry people in the course of my business travels, but the group that attended Detroit Homecoming simply blew me away. Why? For their diverse accomplishments across so many sectors, their genuine friendliness and the immediate connection we all felt. I rarely go to the same event twice but I hope I am lucky enough to be invited again next year.
They tugged at my heartstrings. They demonstrated the turnaround was real. They made it clear my help and participation would be appreciated. And they appealed to my greed by showing me there was indeed opportunity in Detroit. So I'll likely open an office, hire people, and do my part for the city that will always be dear to me.
I had a great experience attending the Detroit Homecoming. During several sessions, I became emotional because I know the potential of this great city. Prior to the event, I was wondering if I should get involved. Now I know I will get involved and provide transformational leadership in my areas of expertise. I am committed to the rebirth of Detroit.
The was one of the best experiences of my life. I found the Detroit Homecoming to be inspiring and invigorating: the speakers were great, the venues were on point, and it was a wonderful experience being able to network and connect with other successful, like-minded professionals and entrepreneurs united behind a vision for supporting and growing Detroit.