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2nd Annual GA Blacks in Tech Policy Conference "Day of Action"

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Georgia State Capitol

206 Washington Street SW

Room 230 of the Capitol

Atlanta, GA 30303

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Proposed Agenda *Subject to change at the discretion of the Host Rep. Dar'shun Kendrick.

  • 8:00-8:45- Breakfast/Networking (230 CAP)-TAG [Technology Association of GA]
    • Find your legislator, DK aides
  • 8:45 am- Start of program
    • Welcome, GLBC official or Rep. Dar'shun Kendrick
    • Remarks from Co-Chair, Rodney Sampson
    • Intro of speaker, Errika Moore
    • Guest speaker: Forest Harper, President and CEO of INROADS
      • 15 minute remarks about the Importance of Policy in the Tech World 10 minutes for questions
  • 9:30 am- Head to House gallery
    • Recognition on floor, DK
    • Bring guest speaker Khurram Hassan, Errika, Tsys rep to floor to floor, DK
  • 10:00-10:30- Recognition in House gallery, Rep. Kendrick
  • 10:30-11:30 am- "Lobby Your Legislator" (Senate and House), DK Aides
    • with 1 pagers from BIT event
  • Upon adjournment- am- Group pic/Debrief (Capitol Steps South wing then 307 CLOB), DK
  • 12:30-3:00- Lunch and Tech Panel (Room 230 CAP)- Sponsor- TSYS *Food set up at 12:30 pm
    • Joey Womack - Founder & CEO of Goodie Nation
    • Danielle Joiner McPherson - WIT Board Chair
    • Stacey Young Rivers - Director of Technology Skills Analysis & Development at Turner
    • Bryan Cox - Computer Science Specialist – Teaching and Learning Team,
    • Student from Georgia Chief Science Officer Initiative
    • L. David Smith. He is a Web Product Specialist over Middleware and Framework, TSYS
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206 Washington Street SW

Room 230 of the Capitol

Atlanta, GA 30303

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