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Innovation Celebration 2020

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Baltimore Innovation Week 2020 is a one-day virtual Innovation Celebration featuring multiple sessions that are focused on showcasing local companies and good news stories that have emerged during these continuously changing and trying times. Save your seat at spotlight discussions with industry experts, workshops from top companies, and networking with local businesses. You’ll have an insider look at the positive effect this city is having on the U.S. and World markets with premier access to the latest products and ideas. 

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· Networking
Welcome & Networking
Grab a cup of coffee, set up your profile, and start networking with other attendees or checkout the expo and sponsor area!
· Sessions
CRM Marketing During COVID-19: Keeping Customers Engaged Throughout A Pandemic
Response Labs will discuss their consumer research, operational support, and data-driven marketing consultation in the grocery and casual dining industries.
Dan Dawes Andy Locke
· Sessions
Startup Success Stories: Responding to COVID
Deb Tillett will interview 3 ETC members and grads who are making a real difference in the way people are navigating these trying times.
Eric Hamrock Aaron Hsu Sebastian Seiguer DEBORAH TILLETT
· Sessions
The front lines of COVID response teams: Who really is impacted most in a pandemic
Marik Moen Janaki  Deepak Alex Kaysin Lori Edwards
· Sessions
Building Access and Bridging Structural Divides
This panel will explore grassroots partnerships that formed in the pandemic to address immediate gaps in Baltimore city related to health and education.
Rajan Patel Rebecca Yenawine Jonathan Moore Shantay Jackson Jay Nwachu Stephen Babcock
· Sessions
Interview: Trevor Brooks, Homesafe 1st
Trevor Brooks Michael Jackson
· Sessions
Entrepreneurship Evolved: Innovation During a Pandemic
Ron Williams Nick Culbertson Eric Hamrock
· Sessions
“How to Get to Yes” — Investors on How They Decide to Invest
Investors will share the details of why, how, and when they invest and go beyond advice and mentoring to checks and access right here in Baltimore.
Claire Broido Johnson Margaret Roth Jacob Vogelstein Emily Durfee Troy LeMaile-Stovall
· Sessions Awards
Stephen Babcock Alex Galiani
· Sessions
Innovation Trivia & Happy Hour
Pour yourself a drink and test your knowledge with a few fun rounds of trivia moderated by Andy Locke with Response Labs!
Andy Locke
· Networking


Michael Jackson

Amazon Web Services

Trevor Brooks

Founder, Homesafe1st

Ron Williams

Coppin State University

Marik Moen

Lead Nurse for COVID Isolation Hotel Recovery Center

Alex Galiani

Business Development Manager,


President & Executive Director, ETC

Lori Edwards

Assistant Professor, UMD Baltimore School of Nursing

Sebastian Seiguer

Co-Founder and CEO, emocha Mobile Health

Troy LeMaile-Stovall

CEO & Executive Director, TEDCO

Aaron Hsu

Co-Founder and CEO, Clearmask

Eric Hamrock

Co-Founder, Stocastic

Alex Kaysin

Medical Director of the UMD Family Practice

Janaki Deepak

Director of VA Lung Mass Clinic, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Nick Culbertson

CEO, Protenus

Emily Durfee

Program Manager, Healthworx

Jacob Vogelstein

Managing Partner, Catalio

Margaret Roth

Director of Portfolio Operations, Squadra

Stephen Babcock

Reporter, Baltimore

Jay Nwachu

President, Innovation Works

Claire Broido Johnson

Senior Operations Executive, Maryland Momentum Fund

Shantay Jackson

Project Manager, Baltimore Neighbors Network

Jonathan Moore

Founder and CEO, Rowdy

Rebecca Yenawine

Executive Director, Teachers' Democracy Project

Rajan Patel

Founder, Dent Education

Andy Locke

VP of Strategy, Response Labs

Dan Dawes

CEO, Response Labs

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