Augmented reality, autonomous vehicles on tap at upcoming Ann Arbor tech event
ANN ARBOR, MI -- Ann Arbor SPARK is hosting its annual a2Tech360 event Oct.1-8, with events happening across Ann Arbor. “It kind of snowballed from there,” said Jenn Queen, Ann Arbor SPARK spokesperson. Events will take place across Ann Arbor, including at the Michigan Theater or the Sheraton Hotel. There will also be an opportunity for participants to try out an autonomous vehicle shuttle that will soon be coming to Ann Arbor. Read more from The Ann Arbor News:School mask mandate faces more opposition from Washtenaw County parentsHave an old cell phone?mlive.com
Ann Arbor SPARKs annual a2Tech360 goes virtual for 2020
ANN ARBOR, Mich. Ann Arbor SPARK recently announced its popular annual a2Tech360 programming will be delivered virtually this year, September 18-26, 2020. An Ann Arbor SPARK initiative, a2Tech360 promotes the Ann Arbor region as an area of innovation. In light of public health guidelines around COVID-19, Ann Arbor SPARK and its partners determined the safest way to achieve the mission of a2Tech360 was to deliver the events virtually this year, said Ann Arbor SPARK president and CEO, Paul Krutko. Tuesday, September 22Ann Arbor SPARK Annual MeetingThe Ann Arbor SPARK Annual Meeting offers business, government, and academic leaders a unique opportunity to hear about successes in the region over the past year. Ann Arbor SPARKs annual meeting is sponsored by DTE Foundation, Comcast Business, First Martin Corporation, Bank of Ann Arbor, PNC Bank, Toyota, Yeo & Yeo, Comerica, Consumers Energy, Destination Ann Arbor, ITC Michigan, J.S.