The 2020 MiHUB CoOp Symposium is postponed until further notice.

(Register to attend once the date is announced)


Harnessing the Power of AI to Increase Your Competitive Advantage

Do you know how to increase productivity with AI? Are you positioned to survive the future by leveraging AI for your workflow and customers?

The Minority Business Development Agency Advanced Manufacturing Center – Baltimore presents an AI Symposium – Education, Insights, and Opportunities for Minority Manufacturers.


Attendees will learn how to thrive with AI from preeminent educators, thought leaders, entrepreneurs, and investors in the space. The event includes presentations, panel discussions, an interactive exhibit hall, and extensive networking. There are tracks designed for businesses and students.


Sign up now for the startup business pitch competition.


**Breakfast, lunch and parking are included with your registration fee.


Who Should Attend?

Minority manufacturers, original equipment manufacturers, STEM and business majors at area universities, as well as resource and service providers to minority manufacturers. All who are interested in the proliferation and impact of AI technologies in the manufacturing industry.



(Conference topics and speakers will be announced soon)


  • 7:00a – 7:45a Registration
  • 8:00a -9:00a Breakfast
  • 9:15a -10:15a Session 1
  • 10:30 – 11:30a Session 2
  • 11:45p – 1:00p Lunch
  • 1:15p – 2:15p Session 3
  • 2:30p – 3:30p Session 4
  • 3:45p – 5:30p Pitch Competition

Pitch Competition

Do you have a manufacturing innovation or idea seeking funding? Do you want information on how to take your work to the next level?

The Minority Innovation Hub Cooperative (MiHUB CoOp) is excited to announce a call for entries for its Inaugural Pitch Competition. The competition will take place at the MiHUB CoOp AI Symposium on March 24, 2020.  The competition is open to early stage Minority Advanced Manufacturing Companies.


CLICK HERE to apply.

Once applications are received, they will be reviewed by a committee.  Several companies will be chosen for Round 1.  Round 1 will consist of a 30-minute interview.  The semi-finalists of Round 1 will be invited to participate in Round 2, the Pitch competition at the AI Symposium.  More details about Round 2 will be provided to the winners of Round 1.