Speakers

We now have openings for speakers for the 2024 Conference. If you would love to speak at the Black Is Tech 2024 or know someone that will be interested in speaking, fill the form below and we'll follow up with you. You can also send an email with your session details or proposed topics to speakers@blackistech.com

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Past Speakers at Black Is Tech

Over 400 thought leaders in tech have spoken at the Black Is Tech Conference in the past 5 years. See some of our past speakers from the 2023 Conference. 2024 Speaker Announcements coming soon.
Anjuan Simmons

Anjuan Simmons

Staff Engineering Manager @ Github
Janeen Uzzell

Janeen Uzzell

CEO @ NSBE & Former COO @ The Wikimedia Foundation
Bobby Dorlus

Bobby Dorlus

Founder & CEO @ TheTechHustle & Ex Staff Engineer @ Twitter
Giselle Mota

Giselle Mota

Chief of Product Inclusion @ ADP

Shelby Heinecke

Shelby Heinecke

Senior AI Research Manager @ Salesforce
Tim Salau (Mr FoW)

Tim Salau (Mr FoW)

Chief Experience Officer & Sr. Director of Product, Platform Experience, & Services @ Guide App
Clarence Bethea

Clarence Bethea

Executive in Residence/Investor @ True Ventures & Former Founder/CEO @ Upsie
Yaw Etse

Yaw Etse

Head of Privacy, Open Banking and External Data Sharing Engineering @ Capital One

Dawn Dickson

Dawn Dickson

Serial Entrepreneur, Inventor & Author
Lawrence Lockhart

Lawrence Lockhart

Developer Advocate @ Vaadin
Symoné Beez

Symoné Beez

Tech & Lifestyle Influencer & CEO/Founder @ Govtech Academy
Bobby Allen

Bobby Allen

Cloud Therapist @ Google

Antonio Smith

Antonio Smith

CEO/Founder & Chief AI Officer @ Density 6
Erin Reddick

Erin Reddick

AI Developer & Founder @ ChatBlackGPT,
Terrence Southern

Terrence Southern

Robotics, Automation & AI Specialist; CEO @ Robotopia
Kanika Tolver

Kanika Tolver

CEO, founder @ Career Rehab

Tosin Akinosho

Tosin Akinosho

Associate Principal Solutions Architect @ RedHat
Mukhtar Kabir

Mukhtar Kabir

Sr. Cloud Security Architect @ GuidePoint Security
Kellep Charles

Kellep Charles

Chair of Cybersecurity Programs @ Capitol Technology University
Tejas Gajjar

Tejas Gajjar

Technical Manager, Engineering @ Macys

Natalie Evans Harris

Natalie Evans Harris

Maryland State Chief Data Officer & Founder & President @ Harris Data Consulting
Akash Bhaskar

Akash Bhaskar

Site Reliability Engineering Architect @ Cisco
Loren McCray

Loren McCray

Global Marketing Digital Innovation Lead @ Shell
Wendy Rentschler

Wendy Rentschler

Global Head of Corporate Citizenship & Impact @ BMC Software

Kemi Levi

Kemi Levi

Co-founder & CEO @ Pangia
DeWanda Ricks

DeWanda Ricks

VP @ AT&T/ COO @ The NETwork
Abdullahi Olaoye

Abdullahi Olaoye

Senior Solutions Architect, Generative AI @ AWS
Jeffrey Gyan

Jeffrey Gyan

Project Manager @ Pfizer

Bill Allen

Bill Allen

Co-Founder, Econofi | Software Developer & Consultant
Ed Nwokedi

Ed Nwokedi

Founder & CEO @ RedSwan
Zaakirah Muhammad

Zaakirah Muhammad

Brand Strategist @ See Life Different Media
Dr. Talaya Waller

Dr. Talaya Waller

Founder @ Valuables

Priscilla Black

Priscilla Black

Talent Acquisition DEI Program Manager @ Wayfair
Remi Dairo

Remi Dairo

Personal Productivity Coach, Workplace Consultant, Professional Speaker & Author
Kiandra Franklin

Kiandra Franklin

Strategic Partnerships @ Uber
Chaste Inegbedion

Chaste Inegbedion

Chief Period Officer @ Sanicle.us

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