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Accelerate 2022: Citizens Make Change
February 24 @ 4:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Accelerate is a civic pitch competition where individuals pitch innovative ideas in one of six categories. Panels of judges select one finalist from each category competition. The six finalists pitch in front of the combined Accelerate audience who votes on the winner. The winner receives $5,000 and the remaining five finalists each receive $2,000 to help bring their vision to life.
It’s an evening filled with amazing ideas, unparalleled networking, tangible energy, and inspiration for days. Get your tickets today!
February 24, 2022
4:00-8:30 p.m. (Category competitions begin at 4:30 p.m.)
Global Center for Health Innovation
(1 Saint Clair Ave, NE)
All attendees must show proof of vaccination with an ID — OR — a negative PCR or certified rapid COVID test (conducted at a pharmacy/testing location, results available via app/email) within 48 hours of the event. If you are unable to access a certified rapid COVID test, an at-home test is acceptable only if it is brought with you and taken on site upon arrival for verification of results. All guests, regardless of vaccination status, are required to wear a mask throughout the event, unless actively eating or drinking.
If you do not have proof of vaccination or tests results with you at the door, you will not be able to attend the event.
Online registration is now closed. Tickets can be purchased at the door. Contact Maeve Doley (440-749-1283) with questions.
- Authentic Cleveland Experiences
Destination Cleveland & KJK
- Economic Prosperity
Lubrizol & MAGNET: The Manufacturing Advocacy & Growth Network
- Health & Well-being
Construction Employers Association & Oatey Co.
- Quality of Life
Growth Opps & Thompson Hine
- Social Change
Oswald Companies & Westfield
- Cleveland Foundation
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Jackson Lewis P.C.
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Burton D. Morgan Foundation
The NRP Group
Zinner & Co. LLP