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THE HAPPENING | The Future of Equity in Innovation

August 6 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT

(Link will go live on 08/06/2020)

To view the full agenda for The Happening, please click here.

Join us on August 6th for a roundtable talk on the future of equity as a part of The Happening: Connecting Innovators to Make the Better Normal Happen, Venture Cafe’s 1st ever global virtual Thursday Gathering.

Hear innovators discuss their visions for how a better normal could look after this transformational year – how do we create an equitably funded, more inclusive environment for BIPOC innovators/entrepreneurs? After the discussion, we invite the audience to keep the conversation going, brainstorming their own visions for equitable innovation ecosystems – we will recap & share the ideas harvested with a fun custom graphic!

Discussion facilitated by Leigh Ann Buchanan, Esq, Executive Director of Venture Cafe Miami


Fay Horwitt, President of Forward Cities
Temante Leary, Member of Black Innovation Alliance & Co-Founder of Black Men Talk Tech
Caroline Rende, Assistant Director of Career Services at Harvard
Liz BrownLaunch Lane of University City Science Center
Cari Perez, Chapter Director, Miami at Techqueria


August 6
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT