Join us on Thursday, February 8th for a celebration of Black
History Month and Black Tech Night’s one-year anniversary! This Black Tech
Night will feature a multigenerational discussion on tech leadership, lessons
learned in navigating the tech industry, and the importance of community and
education in supporting future generations of Black tech talent. Open to all who identify as Black and allies.
Panel: Multigenerational Black Experiences in Tech
Millines Dziko - Executive Director, Technology Access Foundation
L. Thompson* - Chief of Staff, Amazon Alexa Sales & Marketing
Donaldson* - Senior Data Governance Analyst, Electronic Arts
Miles (Moderator) - Creative Economy Manager, Seattle Office of Economic
*Note: Monique and Joshua are
mother and son
Schedule for the Evening
5:00 - 6:00pm: Networking, refreshments, and shopping from Black-owned vendors.
6:00 - 7:00pm: Panel: Multigenerational Black
Experiences in Tech
7:00 - 8:00pm: More time to network, enjoy
refreshments, and shop.
The Black Tech Night series is intended to create a space to
gather and connect with our city's Black tech community and allies. This effort is jointly produced by the Seattle Office of Economic Development and SeaCiti in partnership with Google, Microsoft, Lyft, and F5.
Tickets: $15 per person
Location: The Vera Project, 305 Harrison St, Seattle, WA 98109 (in the Seattle Center)
Light refreshments and two drink tickets will be included
with each ticket. Must be 21+ to attend. IDs will be checked.
Parking is very limited in this area due to another event
nearby. Please plan accordingly and consider public transportation or rideshares, if possible. For a $5 discount on a Lyft to or from the event, use the code SEACITIBHM2024 in your Lyft app.
For anyone facing financial limitations, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for a discounted ticket.