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Hopcat Detroit

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12:00 PM

Check-in & Lunch

Enjoy a catered lunch as you enjoy networking and the opening address.

12:45 PM

Keynote Address: Practical Applications for IoT
Speaker: Dan Ward | Detroit Labs

This keynote will explore how IoT deployments can be used to produce meaningful data, and improve user experience for teams. Dan will be bringing insight on the trends influencing IoT-ready organizations, and how Detroit companies are applying these strategies.

1:30 PM

Panel: Forging a Nimble Tech Environment
In this session, discover paths towards a more nimble technology culture, that won’t throw your budget, users, or stability out of balance. You’ll hear stories from organizations who’ve found success in their rates of new tech adoption.

2:30 PM

Panel: Data-Driven Decision Making
In this session, members of Michigan’s big data industry will be sharing their strategies to turn data analysis into agile decision making.

3:30 PM

Panel: Practical Defenses Against Ransomware
In this session, start crafting a practical ransomware defense strategy rooted in infection trends, prevention tactics, and recovery methods, using experiences and tactics from security industry leaders.

5:00 PM

Networking Reception

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Dan Ward

Dan Ward

Chief Creative Officer | Detroit Labs

What to Expect

Impactful Takeaways

Discover proven tactics and tools that you can immediately implement for success in your own organization.

Peers, Not Sales

Network with other business and technology leaders seeking innovative solutions and tools to advance their organization, without worrying about getting sold or pitched.


Meaningful Business Topics

Session topics are vetted by your peers in an annual survey designed to learn about your most pressing needs.


Connect With Innovators

Speakers are hand-chosen to share their unique stories and experiences. As an attendee you’ll have ample time to pick their brain with Q&A.

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Included With Your Ticket:

Access to a Half Day of Sessions
Build IT Together Detroit packs a keynote, panel sessions, and workshops for a rounded afternoon of innovation.

Catered Lunch & Dinner Hors D’Oeuvres
Hopcat will provide food to keep the innovation rolling all afternoon.

Post-Event Networking
Connect with attendees and share your learnings from the day.