Join Black Owned Unity for Black Women In Tech, a panel discussion that aims to encourage young black girls and give them the confidence to step into STEM fields by sharing success stories of black women entrepreneurs in the industry. Participants will be able to ask questions and interact with the panelists about their experience.
Our goal is to inspire the next generation of black women in tech by demystifying career and business pathways to entering the industry as a black woman. The event aims to:
Identify barriers, challenges, and opportunities facing black women in the tech industry.
Help aspiring and current women achieve their dreams.
Provide aspiring techies with foundational considerations prior t...o taking the journey into STEM fields.
Educate women about resources that are available to them to help them succeed.
Elsie Amoako — Founder of Mommy Monitor
Aisha Addo — Founder of DriveHerApp
Janelle Hinds — Founder of Helping Hands
Jessica Yamoah — Founder of Innovate Inclusion
*This event will be photographed
1:30-2:00 Registration and Networking
2:00-3:30 Panel Discussion
A guided yet candid discussion about each panelists’ journey, challenges encountered in navigating their way to success. Topics regarding networks and available resources will be explored.
3:30-4:00 Q&A Session
An engaging session where the floor will be opened up for the audience to ask questions.
Pay what you can. All are welcome.