Success In The Midwest: Meet The Minority Innovators Leading The Region’s Tech Revolution presented by Drive Capital

August 02, 2018 - 2:15 PM - 3:10 PM
The N.U.L. Experience & Expo // Main Stage // Hall C


TechConnect is a 2-day summit that explores the intersection between technology, culture and entertainment.  A premier destination for innovators of color, TechConnect features:

  •  The Podcast Village, an interactive space elevating important voices for change.
  •  The Live, Love, Learn, Lifestyle Lounge, a robust space to engage with fashion + beauty brands.
  •  The Google Pop-Up Lab! An immersive experience that brings Black history to life. 

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

Experience the Annual Conference like never before. Be sure to register for TechConnect today!



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With an abundance of opportunity and less competition, more startups are fleeing the valley and flocking to the Midwest.  Hear how our panel of minority tech leaders are paving the way for innovation, the impact that inclusive environments have on the tech ecosystem and the benefits of investing in the region.

Moderator: Jason Mars, Clinc

David White, Battelle
Tanisha Robinson, BrewDog
Dawn Dickson, PopCom