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Black in Tech Summit presented by Deloitte

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Schedule

· Networking
Networking
Connect with fellow attendees in this random pairing style networking. Meet someone new and share what you're working on!
2021-04-13T11:30:00Z 2021-04-13T12:00:00Z America/Chicago Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fblack-in-tech-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Opening Remarks
Kick off the event with Capital Factory's CEO and Founder, Joshua Baer and Deloitte's Chief Innovation Officer, Nishita Henry.
2021-04-13T12:00:00Z 2021-04-13T12:20:00Z America/Chicago Opening+Remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fblack-in-tech-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Keynote
Rodney Sampson (CEO of OHUB) and Representative Ro Khanna (17th District in CA) address racial wealth equity in the United States.
2021-04-13T12:20:00Z 2021-04-13T12:45:00Z America/Chicago Keynote https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fblack-in-tech-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Race, Policy, and AI
Panelists discuss how to avoid bias in big data and create neutral technology to protect human rights.
2021-04-13T12:45:00Z 2021-04-13T13:05:00Z America/Chicago Race%2C+Policy%2C+and+AI https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fblack-in-tech-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Optimizing diversity initiatives for founders of color
Diversity initiatives exist to educate, mentor, and fund startup founders of color. Panelists share how to take advantage of these opportunities.
2021-04-13T13:05:00Z 2021-04-13T13:25:00Z America/Chicago Optimizing+diversity+initiatives+for+founders+of+color https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fblack-in-tech-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
As we prepare for our next session, meet someone new and share what your favorite part of the summit's been so far!
2021-04-13T13:25:00Z 2021-04-13T13:35:00Z America/Chicago Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fblack-in-tech-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Startup Showcase
Startups pitch for $100,000 investment in front of a panel of esteemed judges. Who do you think will win?
2021-04-13T13:35:00Z 2021-04-13T14:35:00Z America/Chicago Startup+Showcase https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fblack-in-tech-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Stage
Closing Remarks
Thanks for joining us and we hope to see you at the next Capital Factory event!
2021-04-13T14:35:00Z 2021-04-13T14:40:00Z America/Chicago Closing+Remarks https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fblack-in-tech-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Networking
Networking
Let's keep those conversations going! Connect to each other by Networking!
2021-04-13T14:35:00Z 2021-04-13T15:30:00Z America/Chicago Networking https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fblack-in-tech-summit Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Sterling Smith

Founder Sandbox Commerce

Marcus Carey

Enterprise Architect, ReliaQuest

Marcus Eagan

Senior Product Manager MongoDB

Sonal Naik

Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP

Jason Scott

Head of Startup Developer Ecosystems, USA, Google

Jackson Cummings

Investor, Salesforce Ventures

Mary Ann Azevedo

Senior Reporter at TechCrunch

Tam Hawkins

President & CEO Greater Austin Black Chamber of Commerce

Congressman Ro Khanna

Represents California's 17th Congressional District

Maria Brown-Spence

Founder & Executive Director, Hearts2Heal

Rodney Sampson

CEO & Executive Chairman, Opportunity Hub

The event is over

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Capital Factory

We meet the best entrepreneurs in Texas and introduce them to their first investors, employees, mentors and customers.