Every year AfroTech brings the best and brightest talent together to network, elevate their skills, and look ahead to discuss the future of tech. This year’s conference proved that the future couldn’t look any sweeter. The TWIX ® College Reception created an exclusive space for the students who will soon be the innovators, creators and industry disruptors of tomorrow. This private networking event gave 75 TWIX ® Scholars the opportunity to take a break from their studies so they could tap in with other up-and-coming tech talent and embrace one of the most slept-on forms of resistance: Black joy. TWIX ® partnered up with Blavity.org to transform The Reverbery into a red and gold foil-wrapped speakeasy where attendees enjoyed mouth-watering sliders, playful caricatures, interactive photo booths, and all-you-can-eat TWIX ® candy bars – and yes, we’re talking full-sized. It was the perfect backdrop for bright-eyed students eager to see what golden opportunities the tech space could...
Dec 5, 2023
If you can’t explain the next big idea for your product to your grandmother, it might be a good idea to go back to the drawing board.
Nov 15, 2023
Everyone was tapped in during Saweetie’s performance at AFROTECH’s Official Music Stage on Nov. 4, 2023.
Nov 10, 2023
It’s important to nurture your inner child, and artist Dawn Richard has done so through her passion for animation.
Nov 9, 2023
Timbaland said during AFROTECH Conference 2023, his career as a producer wouldn’t have been possible without fellow rap icon Missy Elliott.
Nov 6, 2023
Issa Rae took a toast with her own Viarae Prosecco to commemorate gracing the Women’s Summit stage during AFROTECH Conference 2023.
Nov 4, 2023
After earning a company millions of dollars, Robert F. Smith wanted to be on the other side of the equation.
Marsai Martin made sure to be seated at AFROTECH Conference 2023.
Since launching nearly a decade ago, Tope Awotona’s Calendly has stood as one of the leading scheduling platforms. Following years of bootstrapping and tireless dedication, Awotona led the company to become one of the few Black-owned unicorns across the globe — sitting at a valuation of $3 billion — as previously shared by AFROTECH.
In case you weren’t already aware, AFROTECH Conference 2023 officially kicked off on Nov. 1 in Austin, TX!
Will Packer has taken center stage at AFROTECH Conference 2023!
Nov 2, 2023
AFROTECH 2023 is the perfect place for you to network, so make the most of every opportunity.
Oct 9, 2023
The tech mecca is around the corner! The AFROTECH Conference — to be held Nov. 1-5, 2023, in Austin, TX — will be a breeding ground for opportunity, so you won’t want to miss out!
Sep 18, 2023