Advancing Diversity within Technology

MVMT50 is a coalition of Black thought leaders committed to sustained and systematic improvement in employment diversity, cultural representation and leadership development in the innovation, technology and digital sectors

WELCOME RECEPTION

The Welcome Reception features the awarding of the 5th Annual Top 10 Black Innovator Awards, which recognizes the top ten national African American innovators of 2017

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QUINTESSENTIAL NATURALS TOUR

The Quintessential Naturals Tour will be hosted on Saturday March 12 at the George Washington Carver Museum. Entrance is free with RSVP.

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HBCU BATTLE OF THE BRAINS

This event will bring together the best and brightest college and graduate school students representing Historically Black Colleges & Universities (HBCUs) from around the country. Teams of 3 to 5 students will work around the clock to develop a comprehensive solution to a complex issue.

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PANELS PROGRAMMING

We have curated Panel Sessions and Core Conversations designed to provide conference attendees a unique opportunity for intimate engagement with the most connected black minds and names in the technology arena.

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#blackatsxsw

MVMT50 is happy to document and highlight the full black experience during SXSW Interactive Weekend. There are several organizations planning various activations and discussions all over town during SXSW.

Follow along with the hashtag #blackatsxsw to stay in the loop with your fellow black innovators.

2017 Speakers + Panelists

Multi-Platinum Recording Artist
TIP ‘T.I.’ HARRIS
Record Producer, Songwriter, Musician, Composer, Arranger and Guitarist
NILE RODGERS
US Senator
CORY BOOKER
Film and Television Producer and Director
LEE DANIELS
Television Personality, Radio Talk Show Host, and Actor
MONTELL WILLIAMS
President of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
CHERYL BOONE ISAACS
Diversity and Inclusion Leader at Pinterest
CANDICE MORGAN
Commentator and Author
VAN JONES

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