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Milwaukee Innovation Week

Innovation Week Milwaukee

[nggallery id=2] MiKE (Innovation in Milwaukee) presents Milwaukee Innovation Week, an exhibition of the region’s talent and robust contributions to the local economy in the areas of design, innovation and technology. Working hand in hand with MiKE and the movers and shakers of Milwaukee, Manifesto helped host a series of events focused on making Milwaukee an innovation hub. Hosting our very own event Mingle of The Minds, Manifesto curated 50 innovators from around the country and the globe to discuss global issues. Sponsor/partners included Discovery World, The UN Foundation, Bartolotta's Restaurants, The Greater Milwaukee Committee and MiKE.

Manifesto Co-Founder Hosts Common Pitch Milwaukee

Manifesto Co-Founder Hosts Common Pitch Milwaukee

Over 600 innovators from across the region and the country descended upon Milwaukee this past week to experience a myriad of innovation-focused events. The goal: put Milwaukee on the map as a budding innovation hub. Among the high profile events Manifesto helped to host was Common Pitch Milwaukee, which showcased 10 social entrepreneurs and their ideas to jump start America's economy. Taking the winnings was Jake Bronstein of Flint & Tinder, an upscale men's underwear company produced in a 100-year old factory on the east coast. High profile event attendees included Lane Becker author of Get Satisfaction and Susan Fonseca co-founder of Singularity University & Women @ The Frontier. Manifesto worked hand in hand with Milwaukee-based organizations like Clever Creative, the Greater Milwaukee Committee and Spreenkler to play host. And in 2013, we're doing it again.

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Innovation Week Comes To Milwaukee!

Common PItch Website 4 Manifesto is proud to be part of Milwaukee’s emerging innovation community. And we’re ready to show it off! Enter Milwaukee Innovation Week: a first-of-its-kind showcase for the brightest ideas Cream City has to offer. Working with Spreenkler and MiKE, Manifesto spearheaded MIW branding and helped land sponsors likeHarley-Davidson and Kohl’s. We also invited COMMON to host their Common Pitch event as the centerpiece of week! Previously held in such far-flung locales as Boulder, Colorado and Capetown, South Africa, Common Pitch pits eight smart start-ups against each other, before celebrity judges, for cash and prizes. Learn more and apply at http://commonpitchmke.com/. See you there!

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