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GLOBAL 1000 Miami

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Global 1000 Miami Scheduled Events



October 5th, 2017

11:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

Press Conference:

The goal of Miami 1000 is to secure 1,000 jobs in targeted urban areas. Emphasis will be placed on promoting innovation, technology, training and strengthening black owned tech firms. The movement started in Ferguson MO where Dr. Lance McCarthy and Ray Lewis envisioned a disruption of the job fair with a hiring event. The press conference will highlight local collaboration of this effort featuring leaders from the City of Miami, Miami Gardens and North Miami

Collectively, these have brought together business leaders, faith-based organizations, investors as well as venture capitalists all in the name of strengthening communities and families.

Location: University of Miami

1951 NW 7th Ave
Miami, Florida 33136

Press Room on 1st Floor

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Black Tech Round Table- CIC/Technology Incubator

The Black Tech Round Table will allow local tech firms to discuss their growth strategy and objectives. Local firms will be highlighted and firms will gain exposure to venture capitalist and other financial resources in the workshops to follow.

(Technology Round Table)

Location: University of Miami

- Everglades Room

1951 NW 7th Ave
Miami, Florida 33136

Hosted by: Commissioner Frances Suarez

3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Black Tech Entrepreneur Workshops

- From Black Twitter to CNN: How Tech Savvy Entrepreneurs, Bloggers, Influencers, Can Inform, Create, and Expand – With continued population growth, higher education attainment and expanded access to mobile technology, African-Americans’ digital footprint and influence is being driven by younger influencers—black Millennials (18-34, Does this present an opportunity in unifying Black Influencers, free-lance journalist, and bloggers create a Black Media force?

Location: University of Miami

1951 NW 7th Ave
Miami, Florida 33136





October 6th, 2017

10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

Friday Global Tech Session with Caribbean Countries

Location: Will examine the relationships and opportunities for doing business with Caribbean Countries and vice versa. Florida is truly the gateway to South America and the Caribbean. Come and explore opportunities in cyber-technology from the Caribbean perspective.

LOCATION: Florida International University

Kovens Conference Center
3000 NE 151st St, North Miami, FL 33181

Hosted by: Councilman Philippe Bien-Aime

1:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Black Tech Pitch Session

Chosen Businesses will be given an opportunity to “Pitch” to the audience and investors.

Location: Florida International University

Kovens Conference Center
3000 NE 151st St, North Miami, FL 33181

3:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Global 1000 Entrepreneur Workshops

Global 1000 workshops will include “Black Tech Mixers” “Access to Capital” “Credit Enhancement” and “How to Pitch to an Investor”. Through our meetings and workshops we are able to measure the impact and growth of Minority Businesses in the local market.

Location: Florida International University

Kovens Conference Center
3000 NE 151st St, North Miami, FL 33181

6:00 M – 8:00 PM

Empowerment Lecture

(This session is put on by the pro’s. Come listen to Ray Lewis,Richman McCoy, Jeff Hoffman and other giants in the business world on how they became successful and how you can too.)

Location: Florida International University

Kovens Conference Center
3000 NE 151st St, North Miami, FL 33181

9:00 PM Until

Global 1000 After-glow

Location: MOCA

770 NE 125 Street
North Miami, Florida 33161

Hosted by: Councilman Philippe Bien-Aime



October 7th, 2017

9:00 AM – 12:00 Noon

HIRING EVENT

Location: Betty T. Ferguson Community Center

Miami Gardens, FL 33056

Hosted by: Mayor Oliver Gilbert


10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

The Miami-Dade Economic Advocacy Trust (MDEAT) has partnered with the Miami-Dade Police Department, Digit All City, Hood Weekend, the Jada Page Foundation and The Urban League of Greater Miami to present the “Computers for Guns and Community Peace Celebration” event in association with Black Tech Week on Saturday, October 7, 2017. The inaugural event will take place in North and South Dade at Gwen Cherry and Goulds parks at the same time.


Global 1000 Concert - TBD

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