LONDON, 2023 — Black Women Talk Tech is thrilled to announce their highly anticipated conference, Roadmap to Billions: the London Edition. After 7 successful years hosting this convening in New York City, the organization is bringing international business insight to London, England at the Business Design Centre in partnership with the UK Black Business Show on 5 – 6 October. The content will focus on tech entrepreneurship and business growth in the Black community both in London and abroad through conversations with successful serial entrepreneurs, VCs, and investors.
Black Women Talk Tech is a collective of Black women tech founders identifying, supporting, and encouraging Black women to build the next billion-dollar business. This inaugural Roadmap to Billions London conference will welcome more than 150 founders, funders and technologists for the London edition of the only annual tech conference created exclusively by and for Black and non-binary women and allies.
Conference attendees will gain essential knowledge on how to effectively build and scale their business in the midst of a rapidly changing economy and constant advancements in the tech ecosystem. The conference features workshops on AI and Entrepreneurship, Nailing Your Business Pitch with Every Audience, Finding a Technical Co-Founder, and Fundraising Strategies for the UK and US, and closes with a Pitch Competition. The program will prove beneficial for founders/aspiring founders, tech professionals, investors and emerging fund managers.
Roadmap to Billions London opens with a conversation with leading relationship expert Paul C. Brunson and moderator Dayo Akinrinade on the topic ‘Relationship Science’ and features Community Talks and a Welcome Reception during Black Eats London’s Black-owned Hackney Market.
Additional confirmed speakers include none other than Oliver Kent-Braham, Co-Founder and Co-CEO, Marshmallow, Candice Matthews Brackeen, General Partner, Lightship Capital, Charlene Hunter, CEO and Founder, Coding Black Females, Rashada Harry, Enterprise Account Director | Retail, AWS, Izzy Obeng, CEO, Foundervine, Amber Aziza, Founder and CEO, AAE Corporation, and more to be announced.
Tickets for this year’s Roadmap to Billions conference are available at the following link: www.roadmaptobillions.co.uk/ticketing
To learn more about Black Women Talk Tech, visit www.blackwomentalktech.com.
Black Women Talk Tech continues to expand globally, taking the Roadmap to Billions experience to Toronto Canada in September 2024.
ABOUT BLACK WOMEN TALK TECH
Black Women Talk Tech (BWTT) is a collective of black women tech founders with a unique understanding of the challenges black women startup owners face and their innovative contributions. The organization seeks to identify, support, and encourage black women to build the next billion-dollar business. To learn more, visit www.blackwomentalktech.com. Follow BWTT on social media on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Instagram.