Creative Fuel: Youth Summit Hosted at Mia

Saturday, October 5, 2019

Creative Fuel: A Youth Summit Hosted @ Mia, is a free day-long event created by teens, for teens. Bringing your perspectives on contemporary issues, everything from art to technology to social justice and much more. Let’s dive in together for dialogues, workshops, art making, and to see how to creatively be a catalyst for collaborative problem-solving.

Come with your own perspectives on contemporary issues, and we’ll dive-in together to explore everything from art to technology to social justice and much more.

Registration is open. Click here to register.

DATE: Saturday, October 5, 2019
TIME: 9:15AM – 4:00PM
LOCATION: Minneapolis Institute of Art
COST: Free

  • Folks ages 14 – 20 years old
    Adults committed to youth advocacy*

#CreativeFuelMia @artsmia

Overview Schedule
9:15 AM – 9:45
 AM Check-In + Morning Activities
10:00 AM – 10:15 AM Welcome + Opening Remarks
10:15 AM  – 11:00 AM Keynote/Panel
15 min Break
11:15 AM – 12:15 PM Breakout Sessions + Art Workshops
12:15 PM – 1:15 PM Lunch, Booths, Performances + Networking Opportunities
5 min Break
1:20 PM – 2:20 PM Breakout Sessions + Art Workshops
10 min Break
2:30 PM – 3:25 PM World Café
3:30 PM – 4:00 PM Closing

Is your organization interested in tabling at the Youth Summit? If so, please send an email to with the subject line Creative Fuel – Tabling Request, and answer the following questions:

  • Name of Organization
    Day of Contact Name
    Email + Phone Number
    Mission of organization
    Link to website
    Links to social media (Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram as applicable)

Want to be involved, and not sure if you want to submit a proposal? Click on the link for the different levels of involvement.
Click here for more information.

Thank you for your support and collaboration. If you have any questions about Creative Fuel: A Youth Summit Hosted @ Mia, feel free to contact Project Liaison, Matthew Ramirez,, or Teen and Community Associate, Crystal Price,