Disrupt Indy: Paving the Way for Innovation Curated by Be Nimble Ventures and Black Hatch Fund

July 25, 2019 - 1:45 PM - 2:15 PM
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

Our panelists discuss the evolution of entrepreneurship and innovation in Indianapolis from the legacy of Madam CJ Walker to the emergence of African-American and women-led startups.

Moderator: Kelli N. Jones, Co-Founder, Be Nimble Ventures

Judith B. Thomas, Executive Director, Madam CJ Walker Theatre
Nick Turner, Founder & CEO, Deliverend
Angela Smith, Deputy Mayor for Economic Development for the City of Indianapolis
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