Event Schedule

Schedules for Friday and Saturday are now up. See Schedule below for both dates
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  • Day 1

    Sept 14, 2018

  • This will be an open discussion style session with a panel but also involvement from members of the audience and attendees. We will discuss how we can better stay connected as blacks and minorities in tech on a larger scale to support, inspire and uplift one another.
    Where
    Trianon complex at the New York Hilton Midtown

  • Let's talk all things podcasting and tech.
    Where
    Trianon Complex at the New York Hilton Midtown

  • Day 2

    Sept. 15, 2018

  • Opening Keynote by CEO and Founder of Uncharted Play, Jessica O. Matthews
    Where
    The Grand Ballroom at the New York Hilton Midtown

  • Fireside chat with CEO of LISNR, Rodney Williams
    Where
    Grand Ballroom at the New York Hilton Midtown


  • Partner @Harlem Capital delivers his mid day Keynote
    Where
    Grand Ballroom at the New York Hilton Midtown

  • Partner @ 500 Startups Clayton Bryan gives useful insights and details on the right steps to take to raise funding for your startup. What investors look for, what makes startups appealing and more.
    Where
    Grand Ballroom at the New York Hilton Midtown

  • Talking Black Girl Magic in Tech from successful entrepreneur and professional women in tech.
    Where
    Grand Ballroom at the New York Hilton Midtown

  • A discussion on Blockchain Technology. What is it? What's the future? Is there a future? Cryptocurrencies and more.
    Where
    Grand Ballroom at the New York Hilton Midtown

  • This Workshop will focus on the influence of technology on the worlds most vital trillion dollar industry, energy, and opportunities for the diaspora to play a role in shaping the future of energy
    Where
    TBA

  • Come take a course on all things Virtual and Augmented Reality: Development, design and building a career.
    Where
    TBA

  • Details TBA
    Where
    Grand Ballroom at the New York Hilton Midtown

  • How Social Media, online content creation is redefining marketing and Branding for companies and individuals, from startups to the big giants.
    Where
    Grand Ballroom at the New York Hilton Midtown

  • Alexa, Siri, Cardano and the future of Voice. How important are these devices and what role will they play for tech and industries in the next 5 to 10 years.
    Where
    Grand Ballroom at the New York Hilton Midtown

  • This Panel presented by ScriptEd discuss what the organization is doing to train the next generation of tech leaders by pairing volunteers with students in Underrepresented communities to teach them how to code.
    Where
    Grand Ballroom at the New York Hilton Midtown

  • Angel Rich closes the conference with a special keynote.
    Where
    Grand Ballroom at the New York Hilton Midtown