Tech Meets The Culture

The Black Is Tech Conference is a platform that connects Black tech professionals, students and entrepreneurs and provides access to resources for growth and development for these groups.

The 2024 Conference will be an in-person only experience with 6,000+ attendees. We are moving the Conference to our home city of Houston, TX. The Conference will include 3 full days of networking, speaking sessions, workshops, an Expo, recruitments, a pitch competition, happy hours, entertainment and more.

In addition to the Black Is Tech Conference, we are introducing a new event experience called Black Is Tech Week . Our Inaugural Week long experience this year takes place in Houston, TX from August 19 – 24 with the Black Is Tech Conference kicking off the week. The rest of Houston Black Is Tech Week will follow from Wednesday, August 21 with special tech related events across the city of Houston including a Senior Developer Summit, Energy 2.0 and Web 3 Summits, and so much more. More information will be provided soon.


Hilton Americas Houston, Houston TX


August 19 – 21, 2024

The move to In-person only events in Houston, Texas

We are taking a hiatus from the virtual portion of the Conference and transitioning to an in-person only experience. We are also moving the Conference to our home city of H-town.

Black Is Tech 2024 take place at the Hilton Americas – Houston from August 19 – 21, 2023.

The Conference kicks off on Monday, August 19 & Tuesday August 20, 2024 with Speaker stages, the Expo, Breakouts, Recruitment and on-site interviews, Sponsored special events, Happy hours and more. For attendees wishing to engage in deeper more detailed technical sessions, our Workshop Day Series”, a full day dedicated to Sponsor-hosted workshops will take place on Wednesday, August 21. Please note that Workshop access is only open to Corporate VIP ticket and Executive VIP ticket holders. We’ll close the main portion of the Conference with a number of Happy Hour events, a concert (Details TBA) and an Afterparty.

Houston Black Is Tech Week Activations continue for the rest of the week until Saturday, August 24th. Stay tuned for announcements and events taking place during Houston Black Is Tech Week.

What you’ll discover at the conference

Keynotes, Panels and Fireside Sessions by A-list speakers

Recruitment Opportunities with top companies/organizations

Networking Sessions and Happy Hours

Booths, Tech Showcases and more at the Conference Expo