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Tuesday, July 2
 

10:55am

Building the Legacy
Black investors will take the main stage to share the importance of investing in our own communities. The late Nipsey Hussle believed in “investing yourself”. These thought leaders will talk strategies to diversifying income, building wealth and strategic planning for long term gains.

Speakers
avatar for Arif Gursel

Arif Gursel

The Union & P.A.C.E.
avatar for Bernard Robertson

Bernard Robertson

Robertson Wealth Advisors
avatar for Tina Eskridge

Tina Eskridge

Microsoft
avatar for Eric C Blue

Eric C Blue

Capital Park Management Company


Tuesday July 2, 2019 10:55am - 11:15am
Ace Hotel Main Stage
  • Contribution Partner
 
Wednesday, July 3
 

10:10am

Remarks from JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Funders and investors will have an open and honest conversation about what it will take to close the technology gap.  Main stage will include talks and a panel on race, diversity, inclusion and equity and their complexities in the global ecosystem.

Shearita Despenza, Market Director for Greater South New Orleans Market, JPMC

Speakers

Wednesday July 3, 2019 10:10am - 10:20am
Ace Hotel Main Stage

11:15am

Paving the Way: Interview with Hannah Beachler
Tiara will explore the journey of the first African American to win an Academy Award for Production Design.

Speakers
avatar for Hannah Beachler

Hannah Beachler

Hannah Beachler is an Academy Award winning production designer who made history as the first African American to not only be nominated in the category, but also the first to win. With an affinity for evocative designs and visuals, she crafts unique emotional landscapes for every... Read More →


Wednesday July 3, 2019 11:15am - 11:55am
Ace Hotel Main Stage

3:45pm

Bridging the Gap: D&I Panel presented by Abstract
Leading inclusion experts will share their perspectives on race, culture and combating systematic oppression of underrepresented groups.

Moderators
avatar for Edgardo Perez

Edgardo Perez

Abstract

Speakers
Sponsors

Wednesday July 3, 2019 3:45pm - 4:45pm
Ace Hotel Main Stage