Speakers

For the 2021 virtual conference, we are bringing over 100 thought leaders in tech to provide our audiences with loads of insights, information and resources they need to advance their careers or businesses.
We also have openings for more speakers. If you would love to speak at the 2021 Virtual Conference or know someone that will be interested in speaking, fill the form at the bottom of this page and we'll follow up with you.

Speakers at Black Is Tech

Over 100 thought leaders in tech have spoken at the Black Is Tech Conference in the past 2 years. This year, we are bring more speakers with diverse skillsets to our virtual stages. See some of our past speakers. 2021 Speaker Announcements coming soon.
Greg Cunningham

Greg Cunningham

Senior Executive Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer @ U.S Bank
Arquay Harris

Arquay Harris

VP of Engineering @ Webflow
Clarence Wardell

Clarence Wardell

Senior Advisor for Policy Implementation & Delivery, Domestic Policy Council @ The White House.
Tanya Van Court

Tanya Van Court

Founder & CEO @ GoalSetter

Nashlie Sephus

Nashlie Sephus

Tech Evangelist @ AWS
Kobie Fuller

Kobie Fuller

General Partner @ Upfront Ventures
Justin Norman

Justin Norman

Vice President, Data Science @ Yelp
Ovetta Sampson

Ovetta Sampson

Vice President, Machine Learning Experience Design @ Capital One

Yemi Oshinnaiye

Yemi Oshinnaiye

Deputy Chief Information Officer @ US Department of Homeland Security
Haile Owusu

Haile Owusu

SVP, Analytics, Decision & Data Sciences @ WarnerMedia
Nicole Elam

Nicole Elam

President and CEO @ National Bankers Association
Tiffany Perkins-Munn

Tiffany Perkins-Munn

Managing Director, Head of Research, Analytics & Data @ BlackRock

Isaac Hayes III

Isaac Hayes III

Founder & CEO @ FanBase
Eric Muntz

Eric Muntz

CTO @ MailChimp
Derek Andersen

Derek Andersen

Co-founder @ CEO @ Bevy
Enanga Daisy Fale

Enanga Daisy Fale

Systems Engineering Manager @ Northrop Grumman

krithika Swaminathan

krithika Swaminathan

CTO @ Headspace
Ulysses Smith

Ulysses Smith

Head of Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging @ Blend
Natalia Harris

Natalia Harris

Vice President, People Operations @ Eko
Jacques Morel

Jacques Morel

Producer and Host.

Dr. Letitia Dzirasa

Dr. Letitia Dzirasa

Health Commissioner @ City of Baltimore
Delali Dzirasa

Delali Dzirasa

Founder & CEO @ Fearless
Kerel Cooper

Kerel Cooper

Chief Marketing Officer @ LiveIntent
Germar Reed

Germar Reed

Senior Advisor to the Head of Global Data and Analytics @ General Motors

Ryan Nece

Ryan Nece

Managing Partner @ NextPlay Capital
Mikela Wright

Mikela Wright

Software Engineering Manager @ Capital One
Michael Winslow

Michael Winslow

Senior Director of Engineering @ Comcast
Malcolm Glenn

Malcolm Glenn

Director of Public Affairs @ Better

Kanika Tolver

Kanika Tolver

Senior Project Manager, US Department of the Treasury
Greg Bantham

Greg Bantham

VP, Head of North America Pre-Sales @ CapGemini
Dr. Angela Jackson

Dr. Angela Jackson

Managing Partner @ New Profit
Kevin Harrilal

Kevin Harrilal

Director of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence @ UBS

Aisha Francis

Aisha Francis

President & CEO @ The Benjamin Franklin Institute of Technology
Mike Lee

Mike Lee

Director of Customer Success @ Spreedly
Portia Kibble-Smith

Portia Kibble-Smith

Executive Recruiter & Diversity and Inclusion Lead @ Karat
Nelly Yusupova

Nelly Yusupova

Founder @ Tech Speak For Entrepreneurs

Shari Whitaker

Shari Whitaker

Director of Cloud & Software Governance @ LexisNexis
Kofi Boakye

Kofi Boakye

Applied Scientist @ Pinterest
Mariah Driver

Mariah Driver

Head of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion @ Webflow
Lisa Marie Namphy

Lisa Marie Namphy

Head of Developer Relations @ Cockroach labs

Garaudy Etienne

Garaudy Etienne

Senior Product Manager @ MongoDB
Alex Morrison

Alex Morrison

Sr. Consultant, AI/ML Ethics @ AWS
Trent Johnson

Trent Johnson

Augmented Insights Manager @ Accenture
Diya Wynn

Diya Wynn

Sr Practice Manager, Emerging Technologies & Intelligent Platforms @ AWS

Banjo Obayomi

Banjo Obayomi

Senior Developer Advocate @ Amazon
Kirk Law

Kirk Law

Sr. Vice President of Development @ Tableau Software (a Salesforce Company)
Audrey Irvine

Audrey Irvine

Senior Director, Newssource NewsGathering @ CNN
Marylyn Harris

Marylyn Harris

President & CEO @ Harrland Healthcare Consulting

Louvere Walker-Hannon

Louvere Walker-Hannon

Applications Engineering Team Leader @ MathWorks
Jonette Howell

Jonette Howell

Agile Transformation Manager @ General Motors
Arvel Chapell III

Arvel Chapell III

Head of Advanced Narratives & Neurotechnology @ Warner Bros.
Patrick Polynice

Patrick Polynice

Oracle Technology Lead @ Accenture

Martie Burris

Martie Burris

Director, Product Management @ Slack (a Salesforce Company)
Raymond Roker

Raymond Roker

Global Head of Editorial @ Amazon Music
Noah Moss

Noah Moss

Product/Project Manager @ Warner Bros. Neuro Labs
Anthony Hill

Anthony Hill

Founder & CEO @ Adapdix

Lorenzo Hill

Lorenzo Hill

IT Support Specialist @ DoorDash
Dr. Marlon Atherton

Dr. Marlon Atherton

President & Founder @ ATEAM Solution Services
Brian Wellner

Brian Wellner

Director of Digital Platforms - Warner Bros. Neuro Labs
Amy Ragucci

Amy Ragucci

Senior Talent Acquisition Partner at Boston Medical Center (BMC)

Amber Guild

Amber Guild

DEI Program Coordinator at Hudson River Trading
Dr. William Butler

Dr. William Butler

CyberSecurity Professor @ Capitol Technology University
Chad Harris

Chad Harris

Early Stage Investor @ SoftBank Opportunity Fund
Nirmalesh Sampath Kumar

Nirmalesh Sampath Kumar

Director for Innovation and R&D @ Vee Technologies

Grace Cantwell

Grace Cantwell

Co-founder @ Drone Cadets
Aaron Young

Aaron Young

Team Lead of Bloomberg Equity Automation Services
Conscious Lee

Conscious Lee

Social Media Influencer & Creator
Wendy Alexis-Janvier

Wendy Alexis-Janvier

Senior Marketing Specialist @ MathWorks

Crystal Pugh

Crystal Pugh

Senior DevOps Engineer , Founder @ CP Consulting Services
Syreeta Gordon-Traitt

Syreeta Gordon-Traitt

Manager, Enterprise Business Reps @ Salesforce
Steve Espinoza

Steve Espinoza

Sr UX Designer - Warner Bros. Neuro Labs
Samata Narra

Samata Narra

SVP, Equity and Inclusion Content @ WarnerMedia

Sharon Harris

Sharon Harris

Global Chief Marketing Officer @ Jellyfish
Stephanie Geno

Stephanie Geno

Chief Marketing Officer @ Innovid
Alphonso Morris

Alphonso Morris

Lead Product Designer @ Netflix
Gilles Biagomba

Gilles Biagomba

Senior Security Engineer @ Comcast

Dennis Dominguez

Dennis Dominguez

Infrastructure Automation Engineer @ BlackLine
Dr. Louis Okiki

Dr. Louis Okiki

President @ Oscar Medical Group (OMG), Oscar Health
Terri Crymes

Terri Crymes

Principal Instructor, Digital Adoption Institute @ WalkMe
Ryan Williams

Ryan Williams

Cofounder & President @ Jopwell

Brandon Tory

Brandon Tory

Staff Engineer @ Google
Jasmine Clark

Jasmine Clark

Director of Content Design/UX Research @ Red Ventures
Leron Rogers

Leron Rogers

President @ Black Entertainment & Sports Lawyers Association/Partner @ Fox Rothschild LLP
Branden Criss

Branden Criss

Co-Founder @ RapPlug

Ashten Fizer

Ashten Fizer

Senior Project Manager - Employer Brand, Social & Creative @ GoDaddy
Dr. Legand Burge

Dr. Legand Burge

Professor of Computer Science @ Howard University, Innovator & Entrepreneur
Deigratia Daniels

Deigratia Daniels

CTO @Cxmmunity
Stephanie Baggage

Stephanie Baggage

Sr. Manager, People Development @ Fearless

Coy Griffin

Coy Griffin

Fashion Technologist and Analyst
Eliot Pearson

Eliot Pearson

Chief Strategy Officer @ Catalyte
Nicole Weems

Nicole Weems

Health and Sciences Portfolio Director @ Fearless
Toni Darden

Toni Darden

Software Engineer 1 @ Comcast

Kelsey Davis

Kelsey Davis

Founder & CEO @ CLLCTVE
Reggie Shareef

Reggie Shareef

Site Operations Executive @ Microsoft
Ziggi Tyler

Ziggi Tyler

Content Creator & Activist
Craig King

Craig King

Co-Founder @ RapPlug

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