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TECH TALK conference SESSIONS

FRIDAY AUG 31st | 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM 

Check In Opens at 8AM | W HOTEL -  45 Ivan Allen Jr Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30308


Kick Off: innovation & INSPIRATION

FRIDAY aug 31st 9am - w Hotel - Great Room 1

Our State of Black Tech Planet Fireside chat will feature a candid conversation between a Tech Venture Capitalist, Tech Incubator Executive, and two Startup Founders. Hear about recent industry successes, whether its better to bootstrap or seek investment for your startup, what keeps founders up at night, and where the industry of black tech is headed in 2019 and beyond.


ABC's of building a disruptive company: The Stories & Lifestyle of successful disruptors

FRIDAY aug 31st 10:30AM - w Hotel - Great Room 1

Learn how tech successful tech founders spend their day. What actions maximizes your productivity? Where are they spending their time? How do they balance their time between raising money, building a great tech product, and managing team members and vision. Ask any question and pick their brains.


STARTUP MAGIC

FRIDAY aug 31st 10:30AM - w Hotel - STUDIO 4

This panel will pull the rabbit out of the hat and examine the necessary components of ideation from conceptualizing an idea to bringing an actual brand to life.


Microsoft Hololens & M365 DEMO

FRIDAY aug 31st 12PM - w Hotel - Great Room 1

Experience, the latest advances from microsft, try on the hololens and see what the future holds. 


Startup funding lifecycle

FRIDAY aug 31st 1PM - w Hotel - Great Room 1

Mastering your funding model is like striking oil; you'll immediately gain access to tremendous resources.  Several nationally recognized successful founders will share their journey on raising capital from sources across the country. Learn strategies, tip, the dos and don'ts of how to get the funding you need to start and grow your business!


The Future is Here Artificial Intelligence, Virtual Reality, & Augmented Reality

FRIDAY aug 31st 1PM - w Hotel - STUDIO 4

Figure out why Mark Cuban said the world’s first trillionaire will be an artificial intelligence entrepreneur. Troy will share ways to help you integrate artificial intelligence in your business and career.


State Of Black Tech Across The Planet

FRIDAY aug 31st 2:30Pm - w Hotel - Great Room 1

Our State of Black Tech Planet Fireside chat will feature a candid conversation between a Tech Venture Capitalist, Tech Incubator Executive, and two Startup Founders. Hear about recent industry successes, whether its better to bootstrap or seek investment for your startup, what keeps founders up at night, and where the industry of black tech is headed in 2019 and beyond.


How To Scale A Company By Looking At Your Numbers

FRIDAY aug 31st 2:30Pm - w Hotel - STUDIO 4

Knowledge is power and timing is everything.  Learn the signs of growth and how to spot hidden pockets of potential and turn them into a limitless future.


Keynote speaker: Vision, Journey & Fire

suprise guest

FRIDAY aug 31st 4Pm - w Hotel - Great Room 1

Learn how our keynote speaker built one of the most tech-forward companies in America and how he is working to change the world. You will meet one of America's most talented and dynamic young black entrepreneurs. You'll be blown away at inspired by what was accomplished and whats on the horizon.