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Minority Innovation Weekend 2020

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· Stage
Welcome to MIW 2020
Chairman, Minority Innovation Weekend will welcome innovators near and far to MIW 2020. We are glad to have you at this years summit!
Lavontay  Santos
· Sessions
Green Room (Saturday)
Green Room for MIW 2020 Speakers
Joey Price Yolandra Hancock Chris Haug Jennifer Chiang Nao Gamo Jalaal Hayes Dawn Myers Opeyemi Thomas Edsel Brown Jr. Shalon Simmons D Brown Tsahia Hobson Aaron Ferguson Anne Griffin Kathy Winger Kevin Allen Kwame Johnson Dan Schepleng Jerome M  aka  DJ Rome Maureen  Murat Lavontay  Santos Dr. Camille White Luis Martínez,  MSOL olumide  longe Pamela Gipson Reginald Parker Tam Kemabonta Brandon Dottin-Haley Byron Collins Siva Kannathasan Michael Simpson Wayne Patterson Nina Archie Landi Jackson-James Tariq Najee-ullah Austin Orgah Dr. Tran Tu Huynh Ellington  West Gloria Washington
· Networking
Networking (Saturday)
Network 1 on 1 with other innovators
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Inside the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs
This presentation will focus on the SBIR and STTR programs. Collectively these programs are referred to as “America’s Seed Fund.”
Edsel Brown Jr.
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Hydrogen In The Energy Transition
Jalaal Hayes
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Defining Your Idea
Chris Haug
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Data Science & AI/ML impact on Cybersecurity
Aaron Ferguson
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How big data, analytics, and artificial intelligence impact Healthcare
Dr. Camille White
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Virtual & Augmented reality in Healthcare
Dr. Tran Tu Huynh
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Accessible Solar Power
Reginald Parker
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Validating Your Idea
Luis Martínez,  MSOL
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Introduction to Hacker Tools and Techniques
D Brown
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Competitive Analysis
Anne Griffin
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Energy Access in Developing Countries
Tam Kemabonta
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Malware Trends
Austin Orgah
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Telemedicine and it's impact on healthcare
Brandon Dottin-Haley
· Stage
MIW 2020 Lunch Break
Lunch Break
· Sessions
Biosensors, wearables and their potential to address health disparity challenges
Kwame Johnson
· Sessions
The Minimal Viable Product
olumide  longe
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Opportunities in the Circular Economy
Michael Simpson
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Your Data Online: Uncontrolled access to personal data carries the risk of destabilizing the digital society
Pamela Gipson
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How technology impacts the healthcare industry
Tsahia Hobson
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Introduction to Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) and opportunities for innovation
Siva Kannathasan
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The Pitch
Ellington  West
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Cybersecurity in healthcare / Securing the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT)
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Best Practices When Applying to Pitch Competitions or Accelerators
Dawn Myers
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Building A Team
Joey Price
· Sessions
Biometrics in Cybersecurity
Gloria Washington
· Stage
MIW 2020 Virtual Happy Hour
Join for the Minority Innovation Weekend Virtual Happy Hour! DJ Rome will be spinning Hip Hop, R&B, Top 40, Reggae, Salsa, and more!
Jerome M  aka  DJ Rome
· Sessions
Green Room (Sunday)
Chris Haug Jennifer Chiang Nao Gamo Jalaal Hayes Dawn Myers Opeyemi Thomas Edsel Brown Jr. Shalon Simmons D Brown Tsahia Hobson Aaron Ferguson Anne Griffin Kathy Winger Kevin Allen Kwame Johnson Dan Schepleng Jerome M  aka  DJ Rome Maureen  Murat Lavontay  Santos Dr. Camille White Luis Martínez,  MSOL olumide  longe Pamela Gipson Reginald Parker Tam Kemabonta Brandon Dottin-Haley Byron Collins Siva Kannathasan Michael Simpson Wayne Patterson Nina Archie Landi Jackson-James Tariq Najee-ullah Austin Orgah Dr. Tran Tu Huynh Ellington  West Gloria Washington Joey Price Yolandra Hancock
· Stage
MIW 2020 Day 2 Opener
Day 2 of MIW 2020 Kick-off!
Lavontay  Santos
· Sessions
Going To Market
Opeyemi Thomas
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Securing the Remote Workforce
Byron Collins
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Intellectual Property & Patent Considerations For Your Startup
Tariq Najee-ullah
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The use of technology in addressing the social determinants of health to achieve health equity
Yolandra Hancock
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Marketing Your Startup
This session will cover marketing your startup
Dan Schepleng
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What does Innovation look like in a healthcare space?
Landi Jackson-James
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Behavioral science relationship to cybersecurity
Wayne Patterson
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Legal and regulatory issues related to privacy, cybersecurity and data breaches
Kathy Winger
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Customer Acquisition and Gaining Traction
Jennifer Chiang
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Grant Funding for Technology-based Startups
Nao Gamo
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Cybersecurity everywhere (Smart Devices, IOT, Automobiles)
Shalon Simmons
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Funding Your Innovation: Friends & Family to the first Seed Round
Kevin Allen
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Securing the 2020 Elections
Shalon Simmons
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Equity Crowdfunding For Your Startup
Maureen  Murat

Speakers

Yolandra Hancock

Founder, Delta Health and Wellness Consulting

Joey Price

CEO, Jumpstart:HR

Gloria Washington

Assistant Professor in Computer Science at Howard University

Ellington West

CEO and Co-Founder of Sonavi Labs

Dr. Tran Tu Huynh

Surgeon, Engineer, & Founder

Austin Orgah

Instructor, Xavier University of Louisiana

Tariq Najee-ullah

Principal at Patent Insider

Landi Jackson-James

FDA Innovation Leader & Strategist

Nina Archie

Diversity and Tech Policy Advisor, The Commercializer®️, CEO, Founder Innovator-Connector™, LLC

Wayne Patterson

Professor of Computer Science

Michael Simpson

Senior Environmental Engineer at City of Los Angeles

Siva Kannathasan

VP of Products, MediTechSafe

Byron Collins

Cybersecurity Systems Engineer, Palo Alto Networks

Brandon Dottin-Haley

Chief Business Development Officer at Sonavi Labs, Inc.

Tam Kemabonta

Senior Project Developer (Renewable Energy Technologies)

Reginald Parker

Clean Technology Innovator

Pamela Gipson

Information Technology Specialist (Cybersecurity) at United States Department of State

olumide longe

Co-Founder of Blademy (Blademy.com)

Luis Martínez, MSOL

Founder & CEO, We Tha Plug, Lean Innovation Consultant, Navy Veteran

Dr. Camille White

Precision Medicine / Artificial Intelligence / Data Analytics

Lavontay Santos

Chairman, Minority Innovation Weekend 2020

Maureen Murat

Crowdfunding Expert

Jerome M aka DJ Rome

Engineer, DJ, & Podcaster

Dan Schepleng

Creative Director, Kapowza

Kwame Johnson

Lead Product Manager, Clinical, AliveCor Inc.

Kevin Allen

Co-Founder & CEO of Vigor Fitness

Kathy Winger

Cybersecurity & Law

Anne Griffin

AI & Blockchain expert

Aaron Ferguson

Senior Executive Technical Director in US Government

Tsahia Hobson

Working to transform patient care while driving creative and innovative solutions with technology.

D Brown

Assistant Professor, Cyber Science Department - United States Naval Academy

Shalon Simmons

Managing Director at Secure Global

Edsel Brown Jr.

Former Assistant Administrator, Innovation and Technology at U.S. Small Business Administration

Opeyemi Thomas

Founder & CEO of Roadi - Focused on transforming the way people get around in the cities of the future.

Dawn Myers

Connector @ The Vinetta Project | Founder @ THE MOST | Sephora Accelerate 2020

Jalaal Hayes

Award-Winning Applied Chemist w/ speciality in Renewable Energy Technologies

Nao Gamo

Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer at NeuroSonics Medical

Jennifer Chiang

Director of Customer Success at Yup | Author of The Startup's Guide to Customer Success

Chris Haug

CEO, 360 Venture Management Group

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