Welcome to Ignite Howard County!

Get ready for Ignite Howard County #8, save the date for Monday, October 23, 2023 at Jailbreak Brewing Co. from 5:30 – 8 p.m. We can’t wait!

Last year’s Ignite Howard County event included a diverse, multi-talented, and fabulous lineup of speakers. We laughed. We cried. We discussed. We were inspired. Somehow we always manage to attract great speakers. Who will speak at the next Ignite?!

Our 2022 speakers included:

  • Brooke Barrick Abercrombie
  • Laura Bacon
  • Anjula Batra
  • Tori Boats
  • Tom Burtzlaff
  • Erika Chavarria
  • Mark Donnelly
  • Beth Sandbower Harbinso
  • Ashok Kapur
  • Kashonna Marrow
  • Michael P. Scott
  • Winifred Summer


Speaker applications are open. Submit an application today!

A big thank you to 2022’s Ignite Howard County Sponsors: 

Luminary Sponsor: Thank you to Howard County Economic Development Authority’s MARYLAND INNOVATION CENTER for stepping up to be our exclusive Luminary Sponsor!


Blaze Sponsors

new180logo      ignite indigo

Flame Sponsors

slaughter      data      culture    
multi       collaboratory

Spark Sponsors

web     howard     asf      fcb

Organizing Partner

c3md logo

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Interested in becoming a sponsor for Ignite #8? Learn more here!

Learn more about organizing partner Conscious Capitalism Central Maryland Chapter (C3MD).