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Spark Symposium: Grit to Great (Virtual)

September 3 @ 7:30 am - 1:00 pm EDT

Grit to Great is a half-day virtual symposium on innovation and creativity in civic leadership and community engagement. Presented on Friday, Sept. 3, 2020, 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. by Cleveland Leadership Center, it will help participants learn how innovation and disruption can move initiatives forward and how to embrace innovation. Advance registration at www.cleveleads.org/Spark gives participants the opportunity to network before Sept. 3 with each other and with facilitators. Spark will also recognize six Fresh Innovators who are digging into Cleveland’s challenges, developing creative solutions, and turning ideas into action. Details and tickets ($75; students $25) at www.cleveleads.org/Spark or (216) 592-2289. Social media: @cleveleads

7:30 a.m.: Networking and community conversations
8:00 a.m.: Welcome + Fresh Innovator Awards
8:15 a.m.: Opening keynote
9:15 a.m.: Spark Lab session 1
10:15 a.m.: 15-minute break
10:30 a.m.: Spark Lab session 2
11:30 a.m.: 15-minute break
11:45 a.m.: Fresh Innovators showcase
12:15 p.m.: Closing keynote
1:00 p.m.: Networking & community conversations


September 3
7:30 am - 1:00 pm EDT