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Minority Innovation Weekend 2021 presented by Fearless

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Speakers

Jayla Whitfield

Moderator

Dr. Dane Brown

Moderator

Jennifer Chiang

Author of the Bestseller, The Startup's Guide to Consumer Success and the Head of Customer Success at Yup Technologies

Tinia Pina

Founder & CEO of Re-Nuble

Angel christopher

Co-Founder at Blex Consulting Group

Brisa Renteria

Sales Selection Strategist

Eric Zuniga

Three Principles (3P) Practitioner

Regine Bonneau

Founder and CEO Of RB Advisory, LLC

CJ Johnson

Content Creator and Startup Advisor

Patrick Angel

Chief Information-Security Officer and Global Security Architect

Joe James

Founder & President, Agri-Tech Producers, LLC (ATP) and its State-Based Operating Affiliates

Prasanna Naik

Angel Investor, Startup Founder and Operator

Christian Lecorps

Digital Design Specialist and Entrepreneur

Michael Echols

Board Member IACI and Smith School University of Maryland CEO Max Cybersecurity LLC

Jason Grillo

Event Director for AirMiners, Principal at TerraLuces LLC

Kaye-De-Ann Rattray

Founder of Healing for Success, Mental Health and Wellness Coach, and Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner

Kevin D. Fairbanks, PhD

Principal Cyber Operations Engineer

Jim Gibbs

CEO of Meter Feeder

Anton Dormer, MD, MS

​​Chief Scientific Officer of PepVax, Inc.

Michael Simpson

Principal Environmental Engineer at City of Los Angeles

Lakisha Greenwade

Innovator | Tech Founder | Author | Thought Leader |

Ryan Taylor (he/him/his)

Curator | Energy | Systems | Capital

Bridget Baggett

Career Strategist & Diversity Consultant | Founder of Twisted Career

Arlene Wube

President and Chief Operations Officer at Arlo Solutions

Dr. Stephanie Carter

Chief Executive Officer of JDC Unleashed

Michaela James

Moderator

Dr. Onyema Osuagwu

CEO and co-founder of BioNanoTech

Lonye Ford

Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Arlo Solutions,

DELALI DZIRASA

CEO of Fearless

Aaron Fitzgerald

CEO and Co-Founder of Mars Materials

Dahl Winters

Co-Owner of DeepScience Ltd

Del Smith

Cofounder & CEO of Acclinate

Sheena D. Franklin

Founder and CEO, K'ept Health

Jerome M aka DJ Rome

DJ

Dontae Tyler

Founder & CEO of OQP Solutions

Clayton Gutzmore

Moderator

Tariq Najee-ullah

Principal at Patent Insider

Tanita Gray

Editor and Founder of Last-Report.com | Founder of Shoe Waste

Ervin McWilson

Co-Founder of The Formula | Systems Thinker | Diversity & Equity Champion | Technology

Brandon Dottin-Haley

Chief Business Development Officer for Sonavi Labs

Tina Williams-Koroma | CyDeploy

President & CEO of TCecure Cybersecurity

Chris Randle

Cybersecurity Leader | CISO of PPL Electric Utilities

Joey Price

CEO of Jumpstart:HR, LLC

Debbie Reynolds

Founder, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Data Privacy Officer of Debbie Reynolds Consulting, LLC

Steven Myers

President/CEO eMedical Sentry

Larry Lewis

Lead Researcher | Co-founder of The Center of Microwave, Satellite, and RF Engineering

Lavontay Santos

Executive Assistant to the Commander, Cyber National Mission Force, U.S. Cyber Command

Ellington West

CEO & Co-founder of Sonavi Labs

Boyd Clewis

Vice President & Chief Information Security Officer of Baxter Clewis Consulting | Author | Cybersecurity Expert

Michael Ogunsanya

CEO of MindStand

Bobbie Shrivastav

Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer of Benekiva

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