Minority Innovation Weekend (MIW) is a weekend summit dedicated to aiding innovators of color launch tech-focused startups, exploring emerging technologies, and showcasing tech startups that have a founder or co-founder of color. MIW 2020 will take place on October 3-4, 2020. MIW 2020 will feature Innovation Conference, Innovation Marketplace & Pitch Competition, and a STEM Professional Career Fair.
MIW 2020’s Innovation Conference will feature four (4) innovation tracks focused on the following:
- Startup Fundamentals – The Startup Fundamentals track will provide attendees with knowledge necessary to start or grow a tech startup.
- Cybersecurity – The Cybersecurity track will cover current trends in cybersecurity.
- Environmental Innovation – The Environmental Innovation track will cover current innovations in sustainability and green tech.
- Health Innovations – The Health Innovations track will cover current innovations in health tech.
Innovation Marketplace & Pitch Competition
MIW 2020’s Innovation Marketplace & Pitch Competition will feature startup companies with a founder or co-founder of color.
STEM Professionals Career Fair
MIW 2020’s Innovation Marketplace & Pitch Competition will bring in local companies looking for top STEM talent.