Sponsor Showcase: New Foundry

Sponsor Showcase: New Foundry

All of our sponsors are dear to us, but this next one is a little extra special. Like many of our sponsors, New Foundry, which is a product development firm that specializes in software solutions, has been a loyal Intermitten supporter from day one. But really, we...

Speaker Showcase: Lauren A. Hood

Speaker Showcase: Lauren A. Hood

When we talk with Detroiters about Intermitten and mention speaker Lauren Hood's name, we repeatedly hear one word in response: angel. With a reputation like that, we know that she is doing incredible work in the community and inspiring those around her! It's one of...

Sponsor Showcase: Cahoots

Sponsor Showcase: Cahoots

The internet is all abuzz right now about Cahoots, a central and purposeful hub for Ann Arbor's vibrant tech community. And that buzz is warranted. Cahoots is a labor of love that has taken several years to come into fruition, and it has sold out its space in that...

Community Showcase: Engage

Community Showcase: Engage

In our first year of planning Intermitten, we met a woman named Brooke Boyle who intensely loved talking to people, learning about them, and helping them find the resources they needed — even if that simply was a safety pin for their shirt. We quickly decided that...

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,...