Idea Week kicks off

Author: Sue Ryan

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The University of Notre Dame, along with the city of South Bend, the city of Elkhart and various community organizations and businesses, will host Idea Week Friday-Sunday (April 20-29) to highlight strides being made in innovation and entrepreneurship in the region and to inspire creative energy for future success.

The event will include a headliner concert by The Chainsmokers, workshops, speakers like “Mythbusters’” Adam Savage and Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, a comedy performance by Gabriel Iglesias, the McCloskey New Venture Competition, a TEDx event and more. Events will be held at Notre Dame venues and in South Bend and Elkhart and will be open to the public. Many events are free to attend.

One of the primary goals of Idea Week is to introduce entrepreneurs, developers, makers, inventors, designers and investors to each other and to highlight the economic growth and innovation that is moving the region forward.

Register for or learn more about Idea Week events here.

Originally published by Sue Lister at on April 20, 2018.