Brown Girls in Tech (BGIT) is focused on the education, engagement and empowerment of brown girls and women who are passionate about technology and entrepreneurship. Our goal is to accelerate the growth of brown girls in tech by preparing them with the skills and resources to start a career in tech, build a successful startup and/or pursue their entrepreneurial ventures. BGIT offers workshops, online labs, hack-a-thons, conferences, entrepreneurial training, and other events that continue to enhance and increase the talent pipeline in STEM careers globally for brown women and girls.
- To EMPOWER brown girls to pursue a career in tech, build a startup and/or apply their digital skills as entrepreneurs.
- To CONNECT Brown Girls in Tech through events, bootcamps, web networking, conferences and accelerator opportunities.
- To equip brown girls with the skills and resources to SUCCEED through exposure, networking and mentorship.
Workshops & Events
Quarterly workshops and events will serve as opportunities for BGIT members to demonstrate their training abilities and technical expertise during 2-4-hour workshops and/or online events.
Mentors & Sponsors
MENTS’ philosophy involves a three-tier approach for both mentorship and sponsorship for brown women and girls as they are groomed to take ‘a seat at the table’.
This event will celebrate brown women in tech at various levels in their careers. Enjoy a weekend of networking and empowerment. Join our list to stay updated on this conference.
Start Up Pitch
PITCHer PERFECT is a ‘must-attend’ startup competition for female entrepreneurs, investors, engineers, and designers who explore trends in innovation and technology.