AfroTech 2018:

Speakers

Design / Engineering

Quinnton Harris
Quinnton
Harris
Creative Director at Blavity
Ovetta Sampson
Ovetta
Sampson
Design Lead at IDEO
Adil Kadir
Adil
Kadir
Product Manager at Tinder
J.J. Jackson
J.J.
Jackson
Tech Lead at Cisco
Adriel Frederick
Adriel
Frederick
Pricing Product Lead at Lyft
Alfred Glover
Alfred
Glover
Infrastructure Engineer at Blavity
Dantley Davis
Dantley
Davis
Director of Product Design at Facebook
Jeff Nelson
Jeff
Nelson
CTO of Blavity
Aldona Clottey
Aldona
Clottey
VP of Zillow Groups Premier Agent Platform
Mariam Braimah
Mariam
Braimah
Product Design at Netflix
Christopher Clermont
Christopher
Clermont
Product Design at Netflix

Entrepreneurship / Startups

Dave Salvant
Dave
Salvant
Founder and President of Squire Technologies
Charles Hudson
Charles
Hudson
Managing Partner of Precursor Ventures
Erik Moore
Erik
Moore
Founder and Managing Director at Base Ventures
Monique Idlett-Mosley
Monique
Idlett-Mosley
Founder and CEO of Reign Venture Capital
Sevetri Wilson
Sevetri
Wilson
Serial Entrepreneur
Paris Benson
Paris
Benson
Founder and CEO of Wizely Finance
Courtney Caldwell
Courtney
Caldwell
Founder and COO of ShearShare
Dr. Tye Caldwell
Dr. Tye
Caldwell
Founder and CEO of ShearShare
Everette Taylor
Everette
Taylor
Founder and CEO of ET Enterprises
Delane Parnell
Delane
Parnell
Founder and CEO of PlayVS
Rovina Broomfield
Rovina
Broomfield
Senior Product Manager at Amazon
Danielle Leslie
Danielle
Leslie
Founder and CEO of Culture Add Labs
Mandela SH Dixon
Mandela
SH Dixon
CEO of Founder Gym
Michael Ellison
Michael
Ellison
CEO of CodePath.org

Main Stage / Leadership

Morgan DeBaun
Morgan
DeBaun
CEO of Blavity
Sheena Allen
Sheena
Allen
Founder of CapWay
Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins
Phaedra
Ellis-Lamkins
Founder of Promise
Chris Bennett
Chris
Bennett
CEO of Wonderschool
Baron Davis
Baron
Davis
Founder of BDE
Valerie Jarrett
Valerie
Jarrett
Former Obama Advisor
Megan Rose Dickey
Megan Rose
Dickey
Senior Reporter at TechCrunch
Diishan Imira
Diishan
Imira
Founder and CEO of Mayvenn
Megan Maloney
Megan
Maloney
Investor at General Catalyst
Clarence Wooten
Clarence
Wooten
Serial Entrepreneur

Platinum Stage

Aaron Samuels
Aaron
Samuels
COO of Blavity

Student + Recruiting

Ebony Thomas
Ebony
Thomas
SVP of Global Talent Acquisition at Bank of America
Kahina Van Dyke
Kahina
Van Dyke
SVP of Corporate and Business Development at Ripple
Dave Salvant
Dave
Salvant
Founder and President of Squire Technologies
Charles Hudson
Charles
Hudson
Managing Partner of Precursor Ventures
Erik Moore
Erik
Moore
Founder and Managing Director at Base Ventures
Monique Idlett-Mosley
Monique
Idlett-Mosley
Founder and CEO of Reign Venture Capital
Sevetri Wilson
Sevetri
Wilson
Serial Entrepreneur
Paris Benson
Paris
Benson
Founder and CEO of Wizely Finance
Courtney Caldwell
Courtney
Caldwell
Founder and COO of ShearShare
Dr. Tye Caldwell
Dr. Tye
Caldwell
Founder and CEO of ShearShare
Everette Taylor
Everette
Taylor
Founder and CEO of ET Enterprises
Morgan DeBaun
Morgan
DeBaun
CEO of Blavity
Sheena Allen
Sheena
Allen
Founder of CapWay
Phaedra Ellis-Lamkins
Phaedra
Ellis-Lamkins
Founder of Promise
Chris Bennett
Chris
Bennett
CEO of Wonderschool
Baron Davis
Baron
Davis
Founder of BDE
Delane Parnell
Delane
Parnell
Founder and CEO of PlayVS
Rovina Broomfield
Rovina
Broomfield
Senior Product Manager at Amazon
Danielle Leslie
Danielle
Leslie
Founder and CEO of Culture Add Labs
Mandela SH Dixon
Mandela
SH Dixon
CEO of Founder Gym
Valerie Jarrett
Valerie
Jarrett
Former Obama Advisor
Megan Rose Dickey
Megan Rose
Dickey
Senior Reporter at TechCrunch
Quinnton Harris
Quinnton
Harris
Creative Director at Blavity
Ovetta Sampson
Ovetta
Sampson
Design Lead at IDEO
Adil Kadir
Adil
Kadir
Product Manager at Tinder
J.J. Jackson
J.J.
Jackson
Tech Lead at Cisco
Adriel Frederick
Adriel
Frederick
Pricing Product Lead at Lyft
Alfred Glover
Alfred
Glover
Infrastructure Engineer at Blavity
Dantley Davis
Dantley
Davis
Director of Product Design at Facebook
Diishan Imira
Diishan
Imira
Founder and CEO of Mayvenn
Ebony Thomas
Ebony
Thomas
SVP of Global Talent Acquisition at Bank of America
Michael Ellison
Michael
Ellison
CEO of CodePath.org
Megan Maloney
Megan
Maloney
Investor at General Catalyst
Clarence Wooten
Clarence
Wooten
Serial Entrepreneur
Jeff Nelson
Jeff
Nelson
CTO of Blavity
Aldona Clottey
Aldona
Clottey
VP of Zillow Groups Premier Agent Platform
Mariam Braimah
Mariam
Braimah
Product Design at Netflix
Christopher Clermont
Christopher
Clermont
Product Design at Netflix
Aaron Samuels
Aaron
Samuels
COO of Blavity
Kahina Van Dyke
Kahina
Van Dyke
SVP of Corporate and Business Development at Ripple