When we spotlight the movement makers, equity builders, barrier breakers, and knowledge seekers of the District of Columbia.
When we celebrate you and our incredible community of women, small businesses, entrepreneurs, game changers, and doers of DC’s innoMAYtion Nation.
Inclusive Innovation Incubator 2301 Georgia Avenue NW
The First 3 Videos Your Small Business Should Make
How to enhance sales and increase brand engagement by creatively telling engaging/compelling stories for companies in 8 to 15 seconds. This workshop will be interactive, the attendees will get a chance to explore and experience how they can create a great business or product video for their own business.
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, LLP | 1152 15th St NW
A day-long seminar focusing on the intersection of the physical and digital worlds, bringing experts in building smarter villages, towns and cities and using connected solutions.
Alley Powered by Verizon I 2055 L ST NW Suite 400
World Series of Entrepreneurship
The World Series of Entrepreneurship (WSE) is a competition series aimed at giving high school students an extracurricular outlet to develop their ideas, challenge their comfort zones, and learn along a fun, empowering journey
The Yard DC | 700 Pennsylvania Ave SE
Inside The Minds Of Brilliant Designers
From branding to user experience to city planning, panelists will discuss how they approach projects from a design point of view, how design thinking methods help with problem-solving, and much more.
Hosted by: General Assembly
WeWork White House | 1440 G St NW
Tech Jobs Tour
Tech Jobs Tour will convene thousands of influencers and innovators across all areas of technology. Come for the speed mentoring and product demos, stay for the high-fives and ultra-diverse networking.
Hosted by: Lesbians Who Tech, Automattic, Include.io, Shift7
WeWork Dupont Circle | 1875 Connecticut Ave NW
State of Innovation: From the Bottom to Now We’re Here
A panel discussion featuring founders, CEOs, and VPs who will discuss startup growth challenges and how they overcame them.
4620 Wisconsin Ave NW
Femme Fatale DC Launch
Come heal, share, laugh, rejoice with the women in your community. Shop from 50+ local women businesses. The launch party features live dance performance by RaNubi, sounds by Kryptk, henna tattoo artist & more!
Edison Electric Institute, 701 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
DMPED Economic Intelligence Roundtable: Focus on Government Technology
Within the past few years, Washington, DC’s professional services industry, including the gov tech market, has generated more investment in the City, initiated new companies and offered fresh new innovations that moved the needle in the public sector. Join us at the next Economic Intelligence Roundtable to discuss the dynamics of and impact of GovTech in the District.
Optoro | 1001 G Street NW, 12th Floor
Learn to Code a Robot with SmartGurlz!
In this introductory course, girls will work together in teams, think analytically, design, play, and code in real-time. They will also have loads of fun making robot dances, games, and videos.
National Gallery of Art East Building I 4th St NW
Art + Play
A Community Weekend at the National Gallery of Art
Put some spring in your step and join us for a night of music and movement! Accompanied by Chris Brubeck’s Triple Play, New York–based Elisa Monte Dance Company will perform throughout the Gallery’s East Building alongside dancers from DC’s own Joy of Motion. Pop-up talks by museum staff will explore how a little rhythm can help you see art in new ways.
Green Materials & Technologies Seminar
Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs’ (DCRA) Green Building Division, in partnership with the University of the District of Columbia’s Center for Architectural Innovation & Building Science, will host a free seminar on Green Materials and Technologies.
USGBC Offices I 2101 L St NW #500
First Annual DC Student Innovation Showcase
Come meet the next generation of innovators at our First Annual DC Student Innovation Showcase at the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) Offices. Student teams from across the Washington DC Metro Area will present their innovative, Eco-Audit Grant funded projects in a science-fair style format.
Inclusive Innovation Incubator | 2301 Georgia Ave NW
Save the Date: 2018 innoMAYtion Closing Event
Save the date for the 2018 innoMAYtion finale celebration.Hosted by: The Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning & Economic Development
Nominate your favorite innoMAYtors!
Foster collaboration between government, residents, and entrepreneurs to improve the way we work, live, or play.
Strengthen, showcase, and support DC’s innovation ecosystem to promote inclusivity for underserved communities and entrepreneurs.
Highlight pathways for DC residents to have a fair chance at opportunities in the innovation economy, in our city and beyond.
Empower, uplift, and share your experiences with the innoMAYtion community to expand and grow intentional learners.
STORIES / Innovators in DC
Show Your innoMAYtion Nation Pride
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MEDIA / innoMAYtion in the News
Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development – DMPED | 5/3/2018
Month-long initiative will spotlight the people and companies shaping innovation in the District of Columbia.
Technical.ly DC | 5/1/2018
The month of May arrived Tuesday, and for the D.C. government that means it’s time for InnoMAYtion. Mayor Muriel Bowser’s monthlong celebration of entrepreneurship shows the intersection of tech and local government, and celebrates entrepreneurship in the District.
Technical.ly DC | 4/26/2018
Eleventh graders Bria Snell, India Skinner and Mikayla Sharrieff developed their water filter project at Inclusive Innovation Incubator.