Creators Collab: How To Speed Pitch Funders & Corporate Brands

July 26, 2019 - 11:00 AM - 11:50 AM
Indiana Convention Center // Expo Hall // Main Stage


Explore the ultimate convergence of technology, culture and entertainment at TechConnect! This three-day summit is the premier destination for innovators of color – today’s leading creative thinkers, content producers, artists, bloggers, podcasters, and social media influencers.  TechConnect is a unique gathering of minds and talents – a collaborative space for discussion, generating ideas, and all-important networking opportunities with potential funders.

3 Days, 3 Destinations:

Tech-Boom Thursday - Explore new ideas and network with top executives in tech, entrepreneurship, entertainment and beauty

Get-Funded Friday - Unique opportunities to connect with entrepreneurs and venture capitalists

Self-Care Saturday - Discover simple tools and techniques to enhance the sense of well-being that drives you and your business

CLICK HERE to register for TechConnect

TechConnect Demo Day is a confluence of tech + social change for innovators to pitch viable solutions to pressing issues facing communities of color.  Pitch your social innovation startup and win $10,000 in cash and prizes!  Space is limited. 

CLICK HERE to submit your pitch

Comcast HiltonThe Mane Choice

Grace under pressure is your key most asset when the clock is ticking, and that potential funder is in pitching distance. Here’s your crash course in speed pitching your ideas to the big-ticket corporate brands with the power to back your vision. Grab the skills to engage, impress, and inspire with that first impression.

Facilitator: Denise Thomas, President, The Effective Communication Coach

Alba Castillo Baylin, Vice President of Community and Stakeholder Relations, Coca-Cola North America
Donovan Casanave, Manager of Support Services Supplier Diversity & Diversity Advocacy Shell Oil
Tony Williams, Senior Director of Government and External Affairs, Comcast