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GRIT Conference 2024

February 29 - March 1

$149 – $349
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Formerly known as Geekend, The Creative Coast’s annual conference returns as the GRIT Conference in February 2024! GRIT brings together the Coast’s brightest and boldest entrepreneurs, technologists, makers, creatives, leaders, and change agents!

During this 2-day event, innovative designers, technologists, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders from Savannah and beyond will deliver sessions that showcase the coast’s achievements in business, tech and the arts, embrace our toughest challenges, and discuss emerging trends.

GRIT includes…

– Two days of presentations and panels from experts building companies, products, and experiences on February 29th and March 1st, 2024. Speakers and Panels will be announced at thegritconference.com.

– A Startup Stage pitch competition featuring budding local entrepreneurs competing for $10,000 in cash and prizes

– Opportunities to mix and mingle with world-class innovators living and working right here in the Coastal Region

– Food Truck Lunches

– AND multiple Happy Hours for meeting new friends – and making deals!

Want VIP Access?

VIP Access will give you access to a private VIP lounge, a “sidecar” lunch with a speaker and an invite to the VIP Reception. The VIP reception is an evening kick-off party exclusively for the speakers, sponsors, and event planners who are dedicated to making GRIT a fantastic conference. It’s a great opportunity to connect with the presenters. Be sure to register for an Early Bird VIP or regular VIP ticket for these amenities.

About the Organizer

GRIT is organized by The Creative Coast, a 501(c)3 nonprofit in Savannah that exists to catalyze the innovation economy in Coastal Georgia. The presenting sponsor is the Savannah Economic Development Authority (SEDA). SEDA’s mission is to help create, grow, and attract new job opportunities and investment in the Savannah region.

Speakers & Panels

Panels and panelists will be announced in December at thegritconference.com.

Some of last year’s favorite topics…..

  • THE ECO-FRIENDLY BUSINESS: TRANSFORM YOUR BUSINESS, SAVE THE PLANET
  • BEYOND BORED APES: NFTS FOR THE ARTS, ENTERTAINMENT & FOR GOOD
  • FOOD FOR THOUGHT RESTAURANT PANEL
  • 7-FIGURE EXITS: SELLING YOUR BUSINESS FOR MULTIPLE MILLIONS
  • METAVERSE & WEB3 IN THE REAL WORLD
  • THE SHE HUSTLES PANEL
  • BLACK-OWNED BUSINESS BUILDERS
  • INSIGHTS AND THE INTERSECTION OF ENTERTAINMENT & GAMING
  • CULTURE TO COMMERCE
  • DIGITAL MARKETING IN 2023
  • STEM EDUCATION: PREPARING OUR KIDS FOR THE FUTURE OF WORK
  • AV, AI & ROBOTICS, OH MY! – ADVANCES IN LOGISTICS & ADVANCED MANUFACTURING

Startup Stage

Up to ten companies will compete in an on-stage pitch to a panel of judges for the opportunity to win $10,000 in cash and prizes.

Applications will be available in Early December on F6s.com

 

SEE MORE & PURCHASE TICKETS AT WWW.THEGRITCONFERENCE.COM

Details

Start:
February 29
End:
March 1
Cost:
$149 – $349
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Website:
https://thegritconference.com/

Organizer

The Creative Coast
Email
admin@jenniferb100.sg-host.com
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Venue

Savannah Civic Center
301 W Oglethorpe Ave
Savannah, GA 31401 United States
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