The Black Is Tech Conference is BACK for Year 3. Last year, 6000+ attendees joined us virtually for 4 days of learning, recruitments, networking and more. So many connections were made, jobs created and personal /business milestones accomplished over the last year.
This Year, we are back and even better. More attendees, more connections, more speakers, more companies, and 5 days of an experience that will create even bigger life-changing impacts.
The Black Is Tech Conference 2021 will be held virtually from Sept. 20 - 24, 2021. With over 15,000 attendees expected, we are creating a virtual experience that'll feel even more like an in-person conference. 100+ speakers will be sharing gems on various tech related topics; 70+ companies will be looking to connect with potential tech talents of color searching for that next career move; 400+ companies will be in representation.
Event Features include:
- Speaking Sessions and Workshops
- Pitch Competition
- And so much more
UNICORNS AT THE BLACK IS TECH CONFERENCE 2021
We are also creating a special stage at the Conference this year dedicated to founders/Entrepreneurs of color. The Unicorns Stage will feature speaking sessions, workshops, and discussions specially for founders. From founders in the idea stage of their startups to those looking to scale and become that next tech Unicorn, the Unicorns Stage will provide so much value.
The First 10,000 Tickets to the Conference are FREE. Register TODAY and Invite a friend, family or colleague to sign up as well before the FREE tickets sell out.
**Limited Early Bird VIP ticket options are also available for those looking to receive session recordings after the Conference.
To increase the number of technology companies that start and grow in the Okanagan
We do this in two ways:
1. Helping to develop and support a vibrant entrepreneurial, creative and innovative technology community.
Our community ranges from students and aspiring entrepreneurs to startups and early stage companies; as well as established technology companies and the wide range of service providers who are critical to our industry
Our objective is to encourage people to start and grow technology companies!
2. Offering programs that support entrepreneurs and technology companies looking to start, accelerate and grow.
These programs combine elements such as needs assessments, hands on coaching, mentorship, and access to world class expertise - including connections provincially, nationally and internationally.
Our objective is to help entrepreneurs and companies accelerate their growth and maximize their opportunity