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Detroit INNOVATION CONFERENCE
Our Top Detroit
Innovation Conference

On July 16th, join top professionals in Detroit for a business innovation event that will explore the future of trend research and consumer insights. 85% rate Future Festival as the "best business event they've ever attended."
100-150 Top-Tier
Innovators
Innovation &
Trend Keynotes
1:1 Meetings &
Assessments
After Party &
Networking
Pro Platform
+ Takeaways
5-10
DISRUPTIVE IDEAS
Innovation Keynote Seaker Jeremy Gutsche "With our one day innovation event, Trend Hunter is taking the idea of a Detroit Strategy Conference to the next level. By combining research-backed keynote sessions with an immersive afterparty experience, you’ll learn about the future of trends and consumer insights in a whole new way. We hope to see you there!"

– Jeremy Gutsche, CEO & NY Times Bestselling Author

What's different?
Our 1-day innovation conferences are immersive, takeaway-focused training events

Safe Smaller Gathering
vs. Large Crowds
Cost-Effective 1-Day
vs. Days Away from Work
100+ Data-Driven Insights
vs. Outdated Material
Downloadable Presentations
vs. Take-Your-Own Notes
Individual Assessments
vs. Generic Content
One-on-One Advisor Time
vs. Lack of Follow-Up
Energetic & Actionable
vs. Random & Outdated

Our Detroit Innovation Conference

Our Detroit Innovation Event probes the future of consumer insights in order to help you prepare for the years ahead. With research backed by Trend Hunter’s expertise as the world’s #1 trend firm and New York Times bestselling strategies, the keynote sessions at this business innovation conference will give you and your team a comprehensive toolkit for finding better ideas, faster. You will also go home with presentation materials, trend reports, and our exclusive innovation assessment.

This conference really gave me that spark to push my creativity even further! I came home with a renewed spirit of innovation."
— Communication & Marketing Analyst

This was the best event I’ve ever attended, and we go to Motorcycle Races!"
– Advanced Product Planning

Create The Future + The Innovation Handbook: Tactics for Disruptive Thinking

Create the Future Innovation Guide

Learn to navigate chaos with our tactical guidebook for disruptive thinking, innovation, and change. The new double-book includes The Innovation Handbook, an updated version of the award-winning bestseller: Exploiting Chaos.

In our era of rapid change, disruption and possibility, there are endless opportunities within your grasp. Everyone wants innovation, but most people don’t know how to make it happen, frequently falling into common neurological traps that lead to missed potential. How does one avoid these traps in order to attain true success?

Why visit? We'll suggest a dozen unique excursions for you following the Detroit Innovation Conference

Detroit Innovation Conference Why Visit

Plus, explore more of Detroit's up-and-coming hotspots with our business innovation event guide!

Learn 100+ data-driven insights & innovation frameworks

Jeremy Gutsche Innovation Speaker
Jeremy Gutsche
NYT Bestselling Author & CEO of Trend Hunter
Innovating in Chaos, Crisis and Recession
Armida Ascano Innovation Speaker
Armida Ascano
Chief Content Officer & Renowned Speaker
Generations: The Evolution of Millennials, Boomers, X’s & Z’s
Jaime Neely Innovation Speaker
Jaime Neely
Chief Culture Officer & Assessment Author
Work Culture: Experience, Excellence & Engagement
Courtney Scharf Innovation Speaker
Courtney Scharf
Chief Client Officer
Culture: Future of Leisure, Nightlife and Entertainment
Jonathon Brown Innovation Speaker
Jonathon Brown
Chief Growth Officer, Emcee & Client Interviewer
Tactics: Innovation Tactics, Frameworks, & Best Practices
Gil Haddi Innovation Speaker
Gil Haddi
SVP Client Success
Marketing: Hyperconnectivity, & Becoming Consumer
Ady Floyd Innovation Speaker
Ady Floyd
VP Client Success
Retail: Innovation, Omnichannel & Marketing
Taryn Boyd Innovation Speaker
Taryn Boyd
Senior Manager, Research and Clients
Media: New Wave Social Media
Sean Watson Innovation Speaker
Sean Watson
VP of Special Projects
Morning Show Host: The Roaring 20s & 2022
Morning
  • 8:30 AM
    Post-Pandemic Office Culture
  • 9:10 AM
    Post-Pandemic Opportunity
  • 10:10 AM
    Break
  • 10:40 AM
    Generational Evolution in Chaos
  • 11:40 AM
    Experiential Economy 2.0
  • 12:10 PM
    Lunch
Afternoon
  • 1:10 PM
    New Wave Social Media
  • 1:40 PM
    Sustainable Future
  • 2:10 PM
    Marketing in the Era of Empowerment
  • 2:40 PM
    Break
  • 3:00 PM
    Innovators in Business
  • 3:20 PM
    Reinventing Retail
  • 3:50 PM
    Super Future


Michigan Science Center
5020 John R St, Detroit, MI 48202

Tickets for this event are not currently avaialble.

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