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500 Startups Unity and Inclusion Summit (Miami)

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500 Startups Miami

111 NE 1st St

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Miami, Florida 33132

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Unity & Inclusion Summit (Miami, Florida)

Join 500 Startups on March 7th at our one-day event bringing together entrepreneurs, investors, and the tech community to talk about the current state and future of diversity & inclusion (across disabilities, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, and lifestyle) in tech.

Through keynotes, panels, and workshops, we'll address topics like:
- Access to capital
- Building diverse teams and workplaces
- Growth marketing
- The 500 Startups Seed Program (500.co/seed-program)

The day will include a chance to have 1:1 office hours, keynotes, panel discussions, lunch, snacks, and happy hour reception.

Get your tickets now to be considered for 1:1 office hours:
(Specific Sessions TBA)

500 Startups is the most active global venture capital seed fund with a network of startup programs headquartered in Silicon Valley with over $330M in committed capital across 4 main funds and 13 micro funds. We have invested in 2,100 technology startups all over the world. We're excited to meet YOU!



Program Agenda:

Registration: 12:00 PM—1:00 PM

Programming: 1:00 PM—5:30 PM

Reception: 5:30 PM—7:00 PM



Featured Speakers (by appearance)

Program MC: TBA

Speaker List TBA


Past Unity & Inclusion Speakers:

  • Meg Columbia-Walsh, StartOut
  • Kelly Burton, Founders of Color
  • Morgan DeBaun, Blavity
  • Bernie Yoo, Bombfell
  • Mitali Chakraborty, Lesbians Who Tech
  • James Andrews, SMASHD Ventures
  • Jenny Fielding, Techstars
  • Ken Grimes, Black Angel Tech Fund
  • Jonathan Shieber, TechCrunch
  • Kunbi Tinuoye, UrbanGeekz
  • Mariya Nurislamova, ScentBird
  • Anthony Kelani, Microsoft






Who should attend?

Attendees will connect with VCs, founders, and get best practices dealing with diversity & inclusion. Entrepreneurs, early employees, startups, venture funds, angel investors, tech workers passionate about D&I, educators, policymakers, university faculty & students are all welcome.

Past attendees include:




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Check Out our Past Diversity Events:

500 Startups Unity & Inclusion Summit LA:

Speaker talks: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLOStnEM8wBOaqdexOL1U0x_Ol4hVyPh17

Photos: https://www.facebook.com/pg/500startups/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1540203862673862


500 Startups New York Summit:

Speaker talks: https://youtu.be/kTvudBw6A54

Photos: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.1212426875451564.1073741852.141651685862427&type=1&l=9c9b150501


500 Startups Berlin Summit:

Speaker talks: https://youtu.be/IJt8nwPPu9E




Interested in speaking or sponsoring?

Contact jamie@500.co

Want to Volunteer?

Contact cecille.almeda@500.co

Other questions?

Email events@500.co

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If you have accessibility requests, please contact us.




About 500 Startups:

500 Startups is a global venture capital seed fund with a network of startup programs headquartered in Silicon Valley with over $330M in committed capital across 4 main funds and 13 micro funds. We have invested in 1,800 technology startups all over the world since our inception in 2010 including: Twilio (NYSE: TWLO), Credit Karma, Grab, Udemy, Ipsy, Talkdesk, Intercom, MakerBot (acq’d by SSYS), Wildfire (acq’d by GOOG), and Viki (acq’d by Rakuten). Our team of 150 people based in 20 countries manage seed investments across 60 countries and speak over 25 languages. We're hiring! Check out our 500 jobs and portfolio companies for jobs & internships

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Event Code of Conduct

This event is dedicated to providing a harassment-free event experience for everyone, regardless of their gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof), or technology choices. We do not tolerate harassment of event participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any event venue, including talks, workshops, parties, Twitter and other online media. Event participants violating these rules may be barred or removed from the event without a refund at the discretion of the event organizers.


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