Partnerships

Attend the Linux Foundation’s Open Source Symposium With BIT

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In a partnership with Blacks in Technology, the Linux Foundation is offering BIT members several ways to participate in the discussion around open technologies that will take place at the Open Source Summit in Los Angeles this September including free passes, discount codes, and scholarships. Continue reading

Win a Free Pass to USENIX ATC 2017 conference

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The USENIX ATC 2017 Conference will be held on July 11 – 12, 2017 in Santa Clara, CA.  Blacks In Technology will be giving away several conference passes to select BIT community members.  Qualifying for a free pass is easy! How do I Read more…

Win A Free Pass to the USENIX LISA 2016 conference

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Blacks In Technology has once again partnered up with USENIX as an official community sponsor for their annual LISA (Large Installation System Administration) conference happening Dec. 4-9 in Boston, MA at the Sheraton Boston hotel. As a result of our continued partnership we will be selecting 5 individuals Read more…

Join BIT for Diversity in Tech Happy Hour at StrangeLoop

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CoderGirl in conjunction with Blacks in Technology and AIGA St. Louis is throwing a Diversity in Tech Happy Hour, an unofficial FREE event of the Strange Loop Conference. We want to give conference attendees coming from all over the nation Read more…

Win A Free Ticket To The Black Enterprise TechConneXt Summit

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The Black Enterprise TechConneXt Summit is happening in Burlingham, CA on Oct. 10-11th, 2016. The TechConneXt Summit is a 2 day event filled with insightful tech talks, interactive technology workshops and one on one sessions featuring some of the top minds in Tech such as Tristan Walker (Founder of Walker and Read more…

BIT Giving Away Complimentary Tickets to USENIX Security Symposium

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BIT is proud to announce that we are official media sponsors for the USENIX Security Symposium bing held August 10-12 in Austin, TX.! Because of our partnership with USENIX, BIT will be selecting 2 members of the community to receive complimentary Read more…

Akamai Technical Academy partners with The Tech Connection to provide paid technical training

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Good news for the BIT community. Melissa James and our good friends over at The Tech Connection (you remember Melissa right. from the #BITTechTalk podcast ep. 97?) are now a proud partner for the,  Akamai Technical Academy (ATA) which is a Read more…

Springboard Initiative is seeking mentors

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Blacks In Technology believes that our youth are more than capable of participating,  making contributions to, and competing in the tech industry. Most just need the exposure to careers in tech, educational and training resources and also the opportunity to Read more…

BIT partners with DevOpsDays Chicago 2016

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Blacks In Technology has once again partnered with the great folks of DevOpsDays Chicago 2016 for their annual DevOps tech conference happening August 30-31, 2016 at the Summit West in downtown Chicago. Call For Proposals DevOpsDays Chicago is looking for original material for Read more…

BIT partners with Clojure/West 2016

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Blacks In Technology has once again partnered with the folks from Clojure/West for their annual Clojure conference. This year the conference will be taking place April 15-16 in Seattle Washington. BIT is offering FREE passes: This partnership has allowed BIT to offer Read more…

Tech808 conference coming to NYC!

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Tech808 the Hip Hop inspired tech conference is coming to NYC Monday November 9th at NYU in partnership with the Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music. Tech808 is a one­day tech conference for minority and millennial entrepreneurs. Tech808’s mashup of Hip Hop Read more…

Blacks In Technology partners with Tech808

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Making moves, making connections and providing opportunities and resources to our community is what BIT is all about. With that being said, we are pleased to announce that we are official media sponsors for the Tech808 conference coming up on Read more…

BIT partners with O’Reilly for SOLID IoT conference

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Blacks In Technology has partnered with tech media giant, OReilly media, to offer our community a 20% discount on the price of admission.  Use the code 20BIT when registering to receive your discount. About Solid: The O’Reilly Solid Conference is returning Read more…

Black Founders brings their HBCU Hackathon to Grambling State University

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On March 20-22, Black Founders will bring their HBCUHacks program to Grambling State University. HBCUHacks is a series of weekend hackathons that introduce students at historically black colleges and universities to technology careers and entrepreneurship. Grambling, LA (March 3, 2015) — Black Read more…

NBITLO – Urban Tech Weekend Conference

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Who is NBITLO? NBITLO  (National Black Information Technology Leadership Organization) is an organization focused on “bridging” the digital divide and diversifying the STEM pipeline by providing Black IT professionals with the necessary resources to succeed in their technology careers. Founded Read more…

Blacks in Technology “Stomps the Divide” with GLAZEDcon 2014

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BiT and BiTHouse have joined forces with GLAZEDcon 2014 to “Stomp the Divide” and “Minimize Barriers to Entry” for Blacks in Technology. Join us at #GlazedCon by ‪WearableWorld on June 3-4 in San Franciso at the Regency Center and receive Read more…

Strangeloop – A Developers Conference

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Want to know what tools you are going to be using in a few years? Strange Loop is a conference where you can find out. Created in 2009 by software developer Alex Miller, it aims to be a conference for Read more…

Attend MongoDB World Conference 2015 – receive 50% off price

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BIT Community – you’re invited to the largest gathering of MongoDB professionals ever.  MongoDB World, June 23-25 in New York, brings together developers, administrators, business leaders who are creating innovative applications running on MongoDB. Hang out with the founders of Read more…

O’Reilly Media partners with Blacks In Technology

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Blacks In Technology strives to provide resources to our community in order to enhance the skill sets of technologists maintaining and building platforms for both present and future utilization Our mission is to provide resources to those of the African Read more…

Technologists and Coders: Driving Innovation Hackathon Presented by Toyota

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BLACK ENTERPRISE will host its first Driving Innovation Hackathon presented by Toyota, where technology and creative minds will come together to build tools that demonstrate the advantages of sustainability. Leaders of the technology and innovation communities will judge which team Read more…