The Urban Summit 2018

Explore God’s economy at the 2018 Urban Summit! 

  • Hear pitches from a variety of local entrepreneurs and social innovators in our Summit Pitch Showcase (including alum from LITE and Co.Starters courses hosted by EpicenterAdvance Memphis, and MCUTS)
  • Connect with entrepreneurs, non-profit leaders, and social entrepreneurs in our Summit Marketplace
  • Prepare to pursue God’s economy in your own life through workshops like:
    • Think Like An Entrepreneur (led by Epicenter)– Imagine together market-based solutions for social challenges.
    • Hiring Through Non-Profit Partners– Learn how your business or employer can solve hiring problems and promote economic inclusion by hiring through non-profit partners.
    • Creating Economic Opportunity Through Congregations– Learn how churches can help their neighbors find jobs, launch and improve businesses, and build wealth.
  • Eat delicious food provided by some of the talented local, minority food entrepreneurs working with Kaleidoscope Kitchen on Saturday for lunch.
  • Food Trucks Available for the Friday night session.

Follow the Summit’s Facebook Page for updates and info about this event. Buy tickets now and get $20 off list price for tickets with the Save20 Promo Code.

Friday: Clayborn Temple 630pm – 9pm
Saturday: Advance Memphis 8am – 2pm

Summit Planning Committee and Partners include representatives from Advance Memphis, Hope Works, The Collective, Economic Opportunities, MCUTS, Memphis Leadership Foundation, Epicenter Memphis, LITE, and Binghampton Development Corporation.


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