DEC 7, 2019
The Commons on Champa
1245 Champa St, Denver, CO 80204
DEC 8, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Denver Art Museum
100 W 14th Ave Pkwy
Denver, CO 80204
This year’s summit engages two important audiences critical to the success of Latinx technologists.
The 2019 Latinx Tech Summit in Denver kicks off at The Commons on Champa and will convene 150 midcareer Latinx Technologists
DAY 1 of our Latinx Tech Summit with the theme of “Nothing about us without us” kicks off at The Commons on Champa and brings together the best and brightest in Latinx tech to create a unique space for Latinx technologist to exchange ideas, share their professional journeys, and network with like minded Latino tech professionals in a unique multicultural (bilingual) environment. Register to attend this year’s event by registering to become a Latinx Tech Summit Scholar.
REGISTRATION / BRUNCH / MIMOSAS
Come hungry and ready to start your Saturday off right. We will have brunch and mimosas ready for you when you arrive.
This year’s program features engaging peer to peer discussions, culturally relevant professional development, and unique opportunities to network with other Latinx public officials, artists, scientists, authors, business executives, scholars, entrepreneurs and Latinx tech leaders from every major industry.
Program topics include:
The Intersection of Tech & Government: How tech policy is shaping the future of everything
Latinas in Tech: Get over your imposter syndrome and shatter the glass ceiling
Level up your leadership: Everything you wanted to know about building a strong professional brand that gets you ahead.
Out in Tech: The emotional labor of building an inclusive work culture. How self care is your key to leading culture change and advancing your career.
Ask me any: Senior leadership from Denver’s top tech companies take the stage to answer your questions about their hiring practices, company culture, and the secret to getting that promotion. No question is off limits.
Draft agenda //
Check back often as we work to formalize the agenda for 2019 summit.
Have an idea for workshop or a program topic that you think would be perfect for Latinx tech professionals? We want to hear about it! Fill out this quick form and pitch us your idea!
Day 2 of this year’s Latinx Tech Summit is an adventure para toda la familia! This live storytelling event features Latinx technologists sharing their personal story of tech, struggle, and triumph.
5 speakers are given a total of six minutes and 40 seconds to speak about or showcase their passion project, share a career defining moment, or pose a question to the audience. PK Latinx provides the perfect opportunity for anybody that’s ever had a light bulb moment to illuminate the lives of others.
Latinx Scholars Take on the World through TECH: PK Latinx was created to allow mid career technologist to meet, showcase and network. Speakers present about anything that sparks their interest, and most people talk about their passion for tech or creative projects. These short, yet powerful presentations inspire people to be brave, to stop procrastinating and attempt something they’ve been dreaming about doing for ages.
Latinx Tech Policy Forum
The Latinx perspective is critical to building an inclusive future where every person has a seat at the table and has the same opportunity to benefit from the promise of the digital economy. This fireside chat features regulators, policy makers, and tech policy advocates for a candid conversation about how to grow Latinx representation in the tech workforce and beyond.