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Workshop with CEO Rick Fiery of InventiveLabs

The Nora School | 955 Sligo Ave, | Silver Spring, MD 20901
Thursday, May 10, 2018 from 6:30 pM to 9:00 PM (EDT)       Register Here

DESCRIPTION

FREE EVENT – Thursday, May 10th

DCIDA is delighted to host InventiveLabs co-founder and CEO, Rick Fiery.  Come and learn how to discover your path, this evening’s presentation is for high school and college level students who think outside the box, people who are full of ideas, and people that want to change the world. Based in Amesbury, MA, InventiveLabs provides a learning environment for people with dyslexia, ADHD, or autism spectrum disorder (ASD), to explore career options, create a start-up, take a gap year, learn entrepreneurship, or pitch at InventiveLabs’ pitch competition.

Motivated by the understanding that people with learning differences can become world-class entrepreneurs, Rick and his team guide bright, young adults who think and learn differently, and help them turn their passions and inspired ideas into a livelihood.

Program:

6:30 – 7:00  Reception with refreshments
7:00 – 8:30  Rick’s Presentation with Q & A
8:30 – 9:30  DCIDA Annual Membership Meeting

About the Speaker:

A graduate of the University of Virginia and the Wharton School of Business, Rick has a background in civil engineering, worked for many years in the software industry, was head of finance for a $330M company, and went on to create multiple start-up companies that have grown to do business in more than 60 countries.   Rick uses his decades of experience to help change the trajectory of the lives of people who are often being sidelined by society.   View Rick’s TEDx talk here about the business incubator-InventiveLabs.

Location:

The Nora School, 955 Sligo Avenue, Silver Spring MD, 20910.   Directions can be found on its website: http://www.nora-school.org/directions.  Parking (free after 7 pm) is in the Fenton Street Garage

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