June 12th — 19th

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What is Windsor 180?

Windsor180 is changing the conversation about our region.

We're inviting our region's emerging talent to engage with industry leaders in a forum of talent, tech and community. We know these forces of economic development will have a transformative impact on our region.

Windsor is turning around, and we want you to be a part of it.



The Summit

St Clair Centre of the Arts

June 19

12:30 PM


1:00 PM

Opening Remarks: Dan Brown

Keynote: Keanin Loomis

Keanin Loomis, president of the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce, will talk about his background in social innovation, entreprenuerism and enhancing cities.

1:40 PM

Breakout I — Learn it. (Here's What You've Been Missing)

Stephanie Dupley & Tanya Antoniw - Workforce Windsor/Essex - The Great Debate: Follow the Trends or Follow your Dreams?

Yvonne Pilon - WETech Alliance - WINnovation: The Local Technology You Don't Know About

Becky Parent - Leadership Windsor/Essex - Doing Work That Matters - We Dare You!

Jeanette Pierce, Andy Didorosi - Detroit Bus Company - The Spirit of Detroit

Adriano Ciotoli, Pina Ciotoli - Windsor Eats - Eat Your City

2:35 PM

Breakout II — Do it. (Build The Skills To Pay The Bills)

Jennifer Charron, Vanessa Burns - LucasWorks! - Nail the Interview, Land the Job

Aisling Douglas, Sarah Morris - HackForge - Build Your Digital Brand

Adam Vasey - Pathway to Potential - Working for a Living Wage

Nicole Anderson - EPICentre - Entrepreneurship in Windsor

Greg Atkinson, Laura Diotte - The City of Windsor Planning Department - Explore the Core

3:20 PM

Snack Break

The best kind of break

3:40 PM

Keynote: Dave Wilkin

Dave Wilkin, founder of Ten Thousand Coffees, will talk about entrepreneurism and connecting the leaders of tomorrow with the leaders of today.

4:45 PM

Breakout III — Work it. (Intergenerational Networking)

Join a coffee circle with 25 of our region's industry and community leaders.

5:30 PM

Closing Remarks

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