Sponsor Showcase: Atomic Object

Sponsor Showcase: Atomic Object

We're grateful that the crew at Atomic Object has been involved with Intermitten since the beginning. They continually inspire and challenge us to do better and do more. The team thinks creatively and strategically, and they look to add value and meaning in everything...

Community Showcase: smallworld

Community Showcase: smallworld

Those who attended Intermitten 17 may recall that we encouraged everyone to use an app called smallworld to foster connections during and after the conference. smallworld was started by one of our attendees, Elliott Brannon. He's a man of many talents, not the least...

Sponsor Showcase: Bamboo Detroit

Sponsor Showcase: Bamboo Detroit

One thing was very clear to us early on in our Detroit event planning, which was that we had to partner with Bamboo Detroit. The work the folks at Bamboo are doing is phenomenal; they're truly helping to foster a community that engages throughout the city. We are...

Sponsor Showcase: Ann Arbor SPARK

Sponsor Showcase: Ann Arbor SPARK

Intermitten could not happen without the financial support of our community, and one organization that has been a steadfast sponsor of every Intermitten event — including when we decided to build a bridge with the Detroit tech ecosystem —is Ann Arbor SPARK. SPARK...

Speaker Showcase: Chanita Simms & Chantai Ferguson

Speaker Showcase: Chanita Simms & Chantai Ferguson

We've had a lot of speakers speak at Intermitten, but we're excited to say that this year, we have a first: sister entrepreneurs! Chanita Simms, who hails from Colombia (South America!), and Chantai Ferguson, from Atlanta, founded Melanin.Tech to help folks inspire...

How the Intermitten Community Celebrates LGBTQIA Pride

How the Intermitten Community Celebrates LGBTQIA Pride

It's June, which means it's Pride month! One of our core values at Intermitten is diversity. So while we celebrate LGBTQIA pride all year long, we love having a month dedicated to honoring our LGBTQIA community members — both within Intermitten and beyond. This year,...

Community Showcase: Helping Women Period

Community Showcase: Helping Women Period

Although Intermitten is first and foremost a tech conference, we love highlighting work from folks who inspire us all throughout the community. These people make a difference in the lives of others, often with the help of technology. And we think that...

Speaker Showcase: Kaylee Williams

Speaker Showcase: Kaylee Williams

We are thrilled to have Kaylee Williams speak at #Intermitten18. She is the President of VolunteerLocal, which is a volunteer scheduling and registration platform for festivals, endurance events, nonprofits, and universities all over the world. Kaylee's talk,...

Team Showcase: Bailey Drake

Team Showcase: Bailey Drake

Bailey Drake is one of our newest Intermitten team members. She has the very important role of bookkeeping, as well as supporting our speakers on our Programming committee. Bailey is a community builder who cares deeply about diversity and inclusion. She recently...

Announcing Intermitten’s Partnership with Represent

Announcing Intermitten’s Partnership with Represent

As those who have attended Intermitten may know, one of our core values is diversity. When we provide a platform for diverse perspectives, we inspire more diversity in the tech community itself. In addition, we demonstrate that the Intermitten stage is accessible to...

Team Showcase: Erin Christensen

Team Showcase: Erin Christensen

It takes a lot of work to make Intermitten happen, including helping programming run smooth like butter (or as close to it as possible). That's where incredible organizers like Ann Arbor's Erin Christensen come in. For the second year, Erin is running point with our...

Team Showcase: Drew Cohee

Team Showcase: Drew Cohee

We're thrilled to highlight organizer, Drew Cohee, who lives in Troy, Michigan. Although he's often behind the scenes, Drew has played a critical role in Intermitten since Day 1. Literally! He was part of the conversation that inspired Intermitten. He empowers the...

Speaker Showcase: Laura Khalil

Speaker Showcase: Laura Khalil

For those of you who attended #intermitten17, you know the inspiring force that is Detroiter Laura Khalil. She gave a killer talk about The Benefits of Being a Bitch, and we are beyond stoked to have her join us for #intermitten18 as our emcee! We asked Laura some...