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TechConneXt Summit 2016 Hackathon

October 9, 2016 9:00 AM -
October 11, 2016 4:15 PM


  • Sunday, October 9
  • Tuesday, October 11
4:30 pm PDT Polishing Your Professional Profile     Watch On-Demand
Hosted by Lockheed Martin

You've got the degree, skills, and training. Now add the finesse. Learn how to stand out from the crowd in job searches and career advancement. In this workshop, pros will provide their tips on how to build a killer resume, effectively use social media for your career (and avoid mishaps), and fine-tune your LinkedIn profile.

  • Kenneth B. Darby, Director, Global Marketing Communications Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Sirita Wright, Social Media Manager, Black Enterprise
7:00 pm PDT Pitch Perfect: Sealing the Deal     Watch On-Demand
Hosted by DELL

Join DELL for an interactive workshop on pitching yourself. Think of you as the brand and the companies as people you want to work for as your investors. Learn how to deliver a succinct and persuasive case as to why you are the best fit for the position of your dreams in the tech industry from one of the leading tech companies in the world.

  • Michele Taylor Jones, Diversity Lead, West Coast Region, EMC
  • Kyle V. Allman, Vice President, Multimedia Sales & Sponsorships, BLACK ENTERPRISE

About this conference

Black Enterprise invites you to experience two days of collaboration and forward thinking with the BE TechConneXt Summit, October 10-11. This summit will feature nationally recognized leaders in the technology community, showcase new technologies, and provide attendees with access, relationships, and resources necessary to excel in the tech industry.

If you are a part of the tech community, right here is where you need to be.

About Black Enterprise

BLACK ENTERPRISE is the premier business, investing, and wealth-building resource for African Americans. Since 1970, BLACK ENTERPRISE has provided essential business information and advice to professionals, corporate executives, entrepreneurs, and decision makers.

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