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Join us at the #FOCUS100 2013 Symposium

digitalundivided (DID)

Friday, October 4, 2013 at 9:00 AM - Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 6:00 PM (EDT)

New York, NY

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Investor Pass Ended $599.00 $0.00
Corporate Pass Ended $599.00 $0.00
Saturday 10/5 General Pass   more info Ended $299.00 $0.00
Friday 10/4 General Pass   more info Ended $299.00 $0.00
Friday Door Registration Ended $349.00 $9.72
Saturday Door Registration Ended $349.00 $9.72

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JOIN US at the MOST Diverse Tech Conference on the Planet

 

#FOCUS100 is one of the most anticipated technology conferences of the year. This October 4th-6th in New York City, digitalundivided brings together top tech companies founded/co-founded by black women, innovative companies like Facebook, Google, AMEX and Microsoft, and top investors from firms like Andreesen Horowitz, Gen Y Capital, Techstars, and more for the most diverse tech conference on the planet. Over 80% of FOCUS100 speakers are women and/or people of color.


FOCUS100 Black women tech conference

 

FOCUS100 kicks off with full day Startup Bootcamp with mentorship session (Click Here to Apply) on Oct. 4th, which is followed by our Symposium on Oct. 5th. This year the symposium features top keynote speakers like rap superstar and social media pioneer, MC Hammer, FCC Chairwoman Mignon Clyburn and Stacy Brown Philpot, COO of taskrabbit. (Meet our AWESOME 2013 Speakers)

 

New to FOCUS100 this year is our Hackathon, called the Global Mobile Hack, which starts on Oct 5th and ends on October 6th. The Global Mobile Hack (TM), in which over 25% of the hackers are black women, focuses on the development of applications that improve the lives of urban communities around the globe, using APIs from top companies.


 

 

Check out The #FOCUS100 2013 Symposium Agenda


Why Should You Attend?


Entrepreneurs


Have an awesome idea/company that you want to get in front of major investors?
Then register for FOCUS100

Investors & Incubators/Accelerators
Looking for talented young companies with driven founders tapping high growth areas?

Then register for FOCUS100

Attend and Receive:
- Access to diverse start-ups, many already revenue positive, in the mobile, ecommerce, and biotech spaces.
- Introduction to emerging markets not discussed at other events, including global markets.
- Awareness of new ideas from a diverse group of speakers.

Fortune 500 Corporations

Looking for talented problem solvers with creative ideas in untapped markets?

Then register for FOCUS100
                                     
Attend and Receive:
- Links to start-ups developing the “next” big idea.
- Access to a diverse pool of information, communications, and technology talent.
- Introduction to emerging markets with customers that can grow your company’s bottom line.         

F.A.Qs

I have an idea, but don’t have a proof of concept/product. Should I attend?
All are invited to attend the Symposium. Only founders with a living, developed product, even if it’s in the very early stages of development, should apply to be a FOCUS Fellow and attend the Startup Bootcamp.


Apply Here to attend the Startup Bootcamp



How do I Apply to Pitch at the PITCH-IT Session
Only Start-ups who are accepted and attend the Startup Bootcamp will be able to pitch at the PITCH-It Session. Four start-ups will be chosen from the pool of applicants by our Advisory Board to pitch to a group of venture and angel investors. The winner(s) receive cash prizes, meetings with top investment firms, finalist status with top incubators, and access to tools that help grow their companies.

Are Scholarships Available?
There are no scholarships or discount codes available for FOCUS100 Bootcamp or Symposium. 


For more information and the agenda, please head to http://www.digitalundivided.com/FOCUS100

*Please note all ticket sales are final. digitalundivided (DID) is not responsible for any cancelations and refunds. DID will NOT provide any refunds for ticket sales.
 




 

Have questions about Join us at the #FOCUS100 2013 Symposium? Contact digitalundivided (DID)

When & Where



Ogilvy NYC Headquarters
636 11th Ave
New York, NY 10036

Friday, October 4, 2013 at 9:00 AM - Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 6:00 PM (EDT)


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digitalundivided (DID)

digitalundivided (DID) is a social enterprise that develops programs that increase the active participation of urban communities, especially women, in the digital space.


 

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