Black Women Talk Tech (BWTT)—a collective of Black women tech founders—is collaborating with Richelieu Dennis of Essence Ventures to host a $100,000 pitch competition at the Roadmap to Billions 2019 Conference in New York City.
With the mission to uplift Black women entrepreneurs, the three-day conference is geared toward founders with scalable tech companies. It features workshops and panels to help entrepreneurs build billion dollar companies.
The line up includes speakers such as founder and managing partner of Backstage Capital, Arlan Hamilton and award-winning author and digital strategist, Luvvie Ajayi.
The first two days of the conference are for founders only while the final day is open to all attendees. To be eligible for the founders’ days, entrepreneurs must identify as a Black woman and have a scalable company.
Visit the website to purchase tickets for the conference which takes place February 27–March 1.