DevOpsDaysOhio 2015 Call For Presentations

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DevOpsDays Ohio is going down November 18th and 19th at the Bluestone in Columbus, Ohio and the organizers have reached out and partnered with the Blacks In Technology community to source diverse talent for presentations. They are accepting proposals for their 30 Read more…

Opportunity to attend Clojure/Conj in Philly

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BIT community, here is a chance for you to attend Clojure/Conj. The organizers of Clojure/Conj are once again providing opportunity grants to underrepresented groups in technology (including but not limited to African Americans, Hispanics, Native Americans, persons with disabilities and women Read more…

Win a FREE pass to PuppetConf 2015

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Last year Blacks In Technology partnered with PuppetLabs to help increase diversity at the PuppetConf 2014 conference. BIT was able to provide 8 free passes to members of the community to attend the event and let’s just say, it was Read more…

Win a FREE scholarship to attend DreamForce

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Blacks In Technology is happy to announce that we have partnered with Salesforce for their annual Dreamforce conference happening in SanFrancisco, CA. September 15th – 18th. Because of this partnership and Blacks In Technology’s commitment to world class technical excellence Read more…

code2040

Code2040 — shaping the future for minority coders

Blacks In Technology recently sat down with Laura Weidman (Founding Executive Director of  Code2040) for a one on one interview about the Code2040 program.

In case you aren’t aware Code2040 is an organization that matches high performing black and latino undergraduate and graduate coders and software engineering students with Silicon Valley start-ups for summer internships,

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Black Founders

Black Founders

The Black Founders mission is to increase the number of successful black entrepreneurs in technology.  Our goal is to create an ecosystem that stimulates tech entrepreneurship and fosters economic growth in the community.
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Black Girls Code

Black Girls Code

BlackGirlsCode is devoted to showing the world that black girls can code, and do so much more. By reaching out to the community through workshops and after school programs, BlackGirlsCode introduces computer coding lessons to young girls from underrepresented communities in programming languages such as Scratch or Ruby on Rails. 
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