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February 21, 2014 | 1:00pm - 5:00pm
Category: Other
Location: Engineering, College of #1507 | Map
5050 Anthony Wayne
Detroit, MI 48202
Cost: Free
Audience: Alumni, Community, Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Faculty, Parents, Prospective Students, Staff

 

Coming February 21st!

Join us for Spotlight Detroit, a celebration of entrepreneurship and local ventures.  Featuring CEO of Quality Systems Inc. Steven Plochocki, PLUS 20+ student and local owned businesses you need to know.

Spotlight Detroit takes place from 1 to 5pm, in the EDC Auditorium Room 1507, at the WSU College of Engineering.

Keynote Speaker Bio

 

Steven T. Plochocki is a seasoned healthcare IT leader with 35+ years of experience. He is an architect of turnarounds, credited with the successful restructuring of many leading healthcare entities. 

Named Ernst &Young Entrepreneur of the Year and an inductee into the E&Y entrepreneurship Hall of Fame, Plochocki has earned countless accolades over the years for his business acumen and operational strategies.

Join us to learn more about how this Wayne State graduate (’73), Distinguished Alumni of the Year (‘13) and member of the Anthony Wayne Society climbed the corporate ladder and hear how lessons from WSU and beyond influenced his successful career.

 Agenda:

1:00 PM.........Exhibition Introduction 
1:15 PM.........Lunch Networking 
2:00 PM.........Speaker Intro–WSU President M. Roy Wilson
2:10 PM.........Steve Plochocki, WSU Distinguished Alumni 
2:45 PM.........Questions and Answers 
3:00 PM.........BLP Commencement/Venture Introductions 
3:10 PM.........Light Refreshments, Networking & Exhibition 
3:50 PM.........Two Word Startup Competition - Prizes
4:30 PM.........Venture Scavenger Hunt and Raffle 
5:00 PM.........End

Questions - Contact the Blackstone LaunchPad - 313 577-1533  

email - blackstonelaunchpad@wayne.edu

For more information about this event, please contact Blackstone LaunchPad at (313) 577-1533 or blackstonelaunchpad@wayne.edu.