Heroes’ Alliance is is gearing up for its annual Parental Boot Camp. It takes a village to raise a child and the Parental Boot Camp program is committed to strengthening the village and supporting Detroit’s youth. Be a part of the conversation of ensuring economic and career opportunities for our children’s future.

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Topic: Advanced Manufacturing: What it is, and why it is the solution to rebuilding and sustaining the Middle Class.
This discussion will take a global approach to the idea of advanced manufacturing and technologies that will knit community,
education, labor, business, and government together with the end result being authentic economic opportunities for all.

Speakers: Dr. Leonard McKinnis, National Policy Director for Manufacturing Renaissance
Kevin Jones, Vice President of Programs for Manufacturing Renaissance

7:00pm-8:00pm Presentation
8:00pm-8:30pm Q&A

Friday, August 16, 2013

Topic: Empowerment through Collaboration: The Critical Role of Education

Speaker: Reginald Lane, Founder of Heroes’ Alliance, Inc. and host of InnerView

7:00pm-8:00pm Presentation
8:00pm-8:30pm Q&A

Saturday, August 17, 2013

Family event: Students will have hands on experience working robots and learning about advanced manufacturing. Students will observe an official VEX Robotics Competition from various Detroit student robotic teams. Back to School items will be handed out to participants.



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