The Conference

The 2020 Black is Tech Conference will be its 2nd year. The Inaugural 2019 event brought over 1000 black and minority techies for a 2 day experience that included learning, networking, creating real professional and business connections, and more.
Our 2020 event will bring an even better experience. With an expected attendance of 2500 from across the Country, we plan to take the Conference to new levels for Year 2.


Pier 36 NYC
299 South Street,
New York, NY 10002


Summer 2020 ( Official Dates TBA)

Bringing Blacks and Minorities in Tech to the Center Stage

The Black is Tech Conference is creating a platform for black and minority tech professionals, entrepreneurs and enthusiasts to connect.

With an expected attendance of over 2500, the Black is Tech conference 2020 is stepping things up a notch. With over 60+ speakers and 250+ companies represented, we plan to provide even more learning, insights and resources for our attendees. Expect to meet amazing lovers of tech and connect with them. We’ll also have several sponsor companies including well known tech brands recruiting at the Conference.

2 Days of Everything Tech

From conversations with the brightest minds and leaders in tech to Hackatons and everything in between, we have a full lineup of programs at this event.

In the 2 days of the conference, we are bringing the best minds in tech in the black and minority communities to discuss, inspire, teach and learn with keynote speeches, fire-side chats and panels. There will also be workshops, a start-up exhibit with up to 100 black and minority owned tech startups, a pitch competition with prize giveaways, games and so much more.

Save on Your Tickets

Our Super Early Bird Tickets are now on Sale. Get your tickets at a discounted price.

2020 Conference Speakers

Our Speakers this year include some of most qualified professionals and entrepreneurs in their fields. This year, 60+ speakers will share knowledge that will be super valuable for that next move in your professional or entrepreneurial journey in tech. Check back for more speaker listings.

Past Sponsors and Partners

Some of our Past Sponsors and Partners

Hotel Accommodation

Ace New York By Marriott Downtown

Hotel Name: AC Hotel By Marriott New York Downtown
Address: 151 Maiden Lane, New York, NY 10038

To Book your Room Block, Click here

Early Bird Tickets Available

Get the biggest savings on tickets by purchasing one of our Early Bird Specials today.
  • Early Bird General Admission

    Early Bird General Conference Pass
  • Access to all keynotes and Panels
  • Access all Workshop sessions
  • Exhibition Floor
  • Access to Pitch Competitions and Games
  • $150
  • Book Now
  • Early Bird VVIP Admission

    Conference VVIP Pass
  • Access to all Keynotes and Panels
  • Access all Workshop Sessions
  • Exhibition Floor
  • Access to Pitch Competitions and Games
  • Join After Parties
  • Access to Special VIP only events
  • Access to VIP Lounge
  • Priority speaker 1-on-1 meetups
  • Priority Front Seat Placements in Sessions
  • Special BIT Conference gift
  • $360
  • Book Now