The annual Welcome Reception features an intimate Fireside Chat with Innovator of the Year and Cross Culture Venture Co-Founder and Managing Partner MARLON NICHOLS.The reception will be hosted on Friday March 9 at 6:00pm at the George Washington Carver Museum.
The evening includes complimentary beverages, bites and beats by DJ KAY CALI. The Reception is FREE but an RSVP is required.
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.
The 2018 HBCU Battle of the Brains will run from Friday March 9th to Saturday March 10th.
THE HUE AFFAIR 2018 TOUR
Natural Partners in Crime listened to our numerous followers throughout the country: naturals are looking for events that encompass quality hair care and beauty brands, classy top influencers in natural hair care, beauty and lifestyle talking about topics that are impacting the community in addition to topics about haircare all wrapped up with fun and excitement!
The HUE Affair will be hosted on Saturday March 10 from 12-6pm at the George Washington Carver Museum.
Tickets are $10.
A GREAT DAY IN WAKANDA: THE PHOTOSHOOT
Reminiscent of the 1958 Great Day in Harlem photo shoot that forever memorialized the moment in time when all of the NYC jazz greats gathered – we are looking to do the same to capture the euphoria surrounding Black Panther!
Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Black people have representation in companies and industries all over the globe. What brings them together again at SXSW? We do! Join us for the SXSW HBCU Official Meet Up!
PITCH BLACK: THE FUTURE IS FEMALE
PITCH BLACK targets African American individuals, businesses and non-profits in need of start-up funding and mentoring to take their idea to new heights.
The goal is simple – create a launch pad that enables participants to expand their idea. We target early stage projects, whether it is just an idea that exists only in theory or one that is fully operational .