Hosted by Regional Opportunity Initiatives and Brown County Schools
Thursday, April 11, 2024

Regional Opportunity Initiatives is proud to support this growing network of student-run businesses across the Indiana Uplands. On April 11th from 8:30 a.m. to 1:45 p.m., ROI, in partnership with Brown County Schools, will host the third annual Uplands Made Student-Run Business Conference. This full-day conference will bring together students, educators, and employers from across the Uplands region and beyond for a day of networking and learning at the Brown County Schools Career Resource Center, home of Eagle Manufacturing. 

The ROI team and conference planning committee are seeking conference breakout session proposals from students, advisors, employers, and community members. For questions, please contact Emily Menkedick, ROI Education Specialist, at

  • Session proposals are due Friday, March 15, 2024. 
  • Conference registration will open the week of March 18, 2024.

Learn more about the conference experience by viewing photos from the 2023 Uplands Made conference.