When asked what leaders need to more effectively lead change, the number one answer they gave us is more opportunities to connect with one another.

The upcoming events below are opportunities to do just that. Build and strengthen your connections with leaders across various networks in our region. Be inspired to think bigger and think differently about what's possible in your community. Equip yourself with new skills, tools and knowledge to more effecitvely lead change. Click on the event name for more information and to register to attend.

Upcoming Events

TEDxFargo and TEDxYouth@Fargo

July 24, 2014 to July 25, 2014

TEDxFargo and TEDxYouth@Fargo, independently organized TED events, are Fargo’s premiere community engagement events, featuring guests and speakers from around the world who come to spread ideas and inspiration. This year TEDxFargo is focusing on the purpose that we as individuals have and how it plays a role in our lives. 

Health Pitch

August 14, 2014

Health Pitch provides a platform for innovators to share their ideas on how to improve health and wellness at the personal, community and global level in the communities Family HealthCare serves. The event includes 15 speakers, each sharing a three-minute pitch of ideas, technology, or systems approach to improve health and wellness. 

Generation Now Leadership Visit 2014

September 10, 2014 to September 12, 2014

Building on the enormous success of the inaugural visit to Milwaukee, the 2nd annual GNLV is a 3-day to trip to Fargo for innovative leaders. The GNLV provides professionals opportunities to strengthen your leadership skills for personal and civic development.

A reception to celebrate and connect with the newest cohort of Bush Fellows and Native Nation Rebuilders, Community Innovation grantees and the inaugural Bush Prize winners from North Dakota.

OTA14: Fargo

September 12, 2014

OTA is a creative collaborative offering extraordinary experiences and engagements that educate, empower and serve as catalysts for creative community-builders and change agents to improve the lives of all people living in South Dakota, North Dakota, and Minnesota.

Leading Innovation Deep Dive

September 15, 2014 to September 16, 2014

Are you working with a diverse network of people to solve complex social challenges? Would you like to be? You are invited to learn and practice an approach to collective innovation.

Innovation Expo

September 25, 2014

The Innovation Expo is a conference focusing on connecting entrepreneurs, innovators, angel investors, venture capitalists, and the many others who are involved in developing startup companies. The event will consist of speakers, breakout sessions, and networking focusing on the entrepreneurial community.