11th Annual Symposium
June 15-17, 2022 | Cleveland, OH

Workshop A – 2022

Regional Workshop and Tour: Design Innovation, Bounce and Thinkbox as Academically-partnered Innovation and Entrepreneurship Hubs in Northeast Ohio

Workshop + Tour Itinerary for June 15, 2022

11:45 am
Departure from the Hotel
Participants will eat a boxed lunch and participate in fun workshop activities on the bus down from Cleveland to Kent University.

1:00 pm
Tour of the Design Innovation Hub
We will have a brief maker-infused Design Innovation experience and a HUB tour.

2:00 pm

Depart from the DI Hub for Akron
Hear from leaders of the Bounce Innovation Hub on the ride.

2:30 pm

Tour the Bounce Innovation Hub
Focus on the connections between community co-working, incubation and maker spaces with programmatic connections.

3:15 pm
Depart from the Innovation Hub
During the drive, the team from Case will speak about the ThinkBox.
4:00 pm
Tour of ThinkBox
We will focus on the ‘vertical innovation’ approach to the structure of ThinkBox.

4:45 pm
Group Discussion
At ThinkBox, we will discuss the combination of strategies across the region to facilitate academically-partnered entrepreneurship and innovation experiences.
5:15 pm
Depart ThinkBox and Return to the Hotel