MMIC's 'Heading For The Big Leagues' Returns To Dow Diamond

Trade show will bring together regional innovators, business and community leaders

By Bruce Gunther / Great Lakes Loons | May 28, 2014 9:19 AM

MIDLAND, Mich. - The sixth annual "Heading For The Big Leagues" entrepreneur expo returns to Dow Diamond on Thursday, May 29. Sponsored by the Mid-Michigan Innovation Center, the event brings together a wide variety of groups - from regional innovators and startups, to community and business leaders.

The event kicks off at 3 p.m. with a MiQuest Coaching Session and a Buyer's Circle Panel Discussion. There will be two sessions available for both events - from 3-4 p.m. and from 4-5 p.m. Also from 3 to 5 p.m. is an Advanced Materials Tech Forum, which is by invite only.

The VIP Reception and MMIC Award Presentation will be from 5 to 6 p.m., and hors d'ouevres and beverages will be available.

The Exhibitor Showcase takes place from 6 to 9 p.m. on the Dow Diamond Concourse. There will be food and beverages available, along with the opportunity to browse new technology companies started in Michigan.

Standard tickets are priced at $25 each and include exhibit access and a food and drink item. VIP tickets ($100 each) include exhibit access, all educational sessions, food and beverages, and the VIP reception and networking area.

To purchase tickets online, visit the MMIC website at http://mmic.us. Tickets will also be available at the door on the day of the event.

Dow Diamond is owned by the Michigan Baseball Foundation, a 501(c)(3) public charity and non-profit corporation.

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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