The Expat Experience

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World-class Networking

Connect with passionate Detroit and metro-area natives from all over the country and the globe as well as with current residents who are leading dynamic projects and companies. Establish meaningful relationships that will position you to partake in Detroit's redevelopment.
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Immersive Learning

Expat attendees of Detroit Homecoming enjoy a hands-on and first-person immersion into the city's revitalization through our neighborhood tours. Participants reacquaint themselves with neighborhood blocks where their families got their start and where new Detroiters are reimagining the city.
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Connect with Local Experts

Our three day event allows for expats to learn from and connect with the women and men who are on the ground in Detroit affecting change. Whether its a retired DPSCD teacher, the current DPSCD superintendent or the founder of an educational startup, expats will gain meaningful contacts with Detroit's leaders.
General Activities

Detroit Homecoming provides expats with engaging, entertaining and informative perspective on the city of Detroit and the progress that its residents are making. The homecoming experience is designed to excite and inspire expat attendee to become an important part of their hometown's resurgence.

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