At Ignite Annapolis, 16 artists, technologists, thinkers and personalities get 5 minutes and 20 slides to spark new conversations and collaborations across cultures and disciplines. Ignite is a geek event in over 100 cities worldwide. At the events, Ignite presenters share their personal and professional passions, using 20 slides that auto-advance every 15 seconds for a total of just five minutes. The first Ignite Annapolis event was offered in October of 2009. Local Ignite events in Baltimore and Howard County and have become a vehicle for creatives, entrepreneurs, artists, storytellers, techies and entertainers to connect and share ideas. Ignite Annapolis is pleased to rejoin our neighbors with upcoming Ignite Annapolis events.