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BlackTech Ecosystem Builders Day

Friday, November 16 @ 10:30 am - 4:15 pm • Organized By BlackTech Week
3200 Wayne Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64109


The Must-Attend Fam Reunion is coming to Kansas City to connect with Black tech ecosystem-builder. BlackTech Weekend Kansas City, in partnership with the Kauffman Foundation, are bringing a curated group of representatives from our community to speak about the ins and outs of life as a Black tech ecosystem-builder. Register at no cost using the code btwkcguest.

Event Schedule:
10:30 a.m. - Doors open
11:00 a.m. - Opening remarks with Dr. Fallon Wilson
11:30 a.m. - Finding Funding
12:30 p.m. - Bringing Visions to Life
1:35 p.m. - Coworking While Black
3:10 p.m. - BlackTech in KC
4:10 p.m. - Closing remarks from Felecia Hatcher

Denayja Reese
BlackTech Week
(415) 400-6492
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Robert J. Mohart Multipurpose Center
3200 Wayne Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64109
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