Austin Urban Technology Movement (AUTM) &
Harlem Labs Presents:

ReThink

Austin 

2020

When

Saturday March 14th, 9AM-6PM

Where

Going Virtual

ReThink Austin is an all day event at SXSW focusing on business, technology, and education. With an emphasis on creating a fluent community of diverse professionals, ReThink Austin addresses topics that are impacting the underserved communities of Austin and other growing cities alike.

 

ReThink Austin is for you, if you are interested in...

ENTREPRENEURSHIP
TECHNOLOGY
DIVERSITY, EQUITY, & INCLUSION
COMMUNITY IMPACT

In an effort to raise awareness about these challenges and create solutions along the way, the Austin Urban Technology Movement (AUTM) and Harlem Labs launched ReThink Austin at SXSW.

 

ReThink Austin includes meaningful conversations about the future of our workforce, children, and our society. ReThink Austin is not just talking about the issues, but providing steps we must implement in our communities. 

Secure your seat and ReThink Austin

Where

Going Virtual

When

March 14, 2020

Attend

 
 

Schedule

9-9:30AM  

Check-in

9:30-10:30AM

Entrepreneurship Panel

11AM-12PM  

Technology Panel

12:30-1:30PM  

Lunch

2-3PM  

Interactive Sessions 

3:30-4:30PM

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Panel

5-6PM  

Community Panel

 

2020 Panelist

OUR LIST OF  SPEAKERS

PANEL I

ENTREPRENEURSHIP PANEL

Funding to Address the Downward Trend
Lauren Washington

Co-Founder and CEO

Fundr.AI

Henry Yoshida

Founder and CEO

Rocket Dollar

Preston James

Co-Founder and CEO

DivInc

Marcus Stroud

Founding Partner

TXV Partners

Moderator

PANEL II

TECHNOLOGY PANEL

Building Our Sustainable Future
Christopher Shorter

Assistant City Manager

City of Austin

G. Nagesh Rao

Director of Business Technology Solution

U.S. Small Business Administration

Dr. Leslie Dewan

Founding Principal

Nucleation Capital

Tahjar Roamartinez

CEO 

Cyber Warfighters Group

Moderator

PANEL III

DIVERSITY, EQUITY, & INCLUSION PANEL

Playing Unconscious Bias In Your Favor

Andréa Long

 

Global Diversity Events Manager
Twilio

Karen Stephenson

Notable Anthropologist

 

Cornell Woodson

Global Head of Diversity
Google
Stacey Cleveland
Retention Equity Strategist
Google
Moderator
PANEL IV

COMMUNITY PANEL

Connecting Our Communities of Color
PANEL IV
Aaron Demerson

Commissioner

Texas Workforce Commission

PANEL IV
Marina Ong Bhargava

CEO

Greater Austin Asian Chamber of Commerce

PANEL IV
Geronimo Rodriguez

Chief Advocacy Office 

Ascension Texas

PANEL IV
Victoria Sepulveda

CEO

Crossing Bridges Consulting

Moderator

 

Interactive sessions

D&I TECH SESSION

Gain Perspective 

It’s quite simple. We must change the way we recruit, engage, and retain our employees. 

 

Come experience the leading technology Perspective created to combat our implicit bias and the lack of diversity, equity, and inclusion within our society. 

 

Featuring live training and focused discussions on how to positively impact your spheres of influence. 

AR/VR SESSION

Gain Perspective 

It can be easy to forget history, but what if we could leverage technology to learn from our past and plan a better future?

 

Come witness the power of virtual and augmented reality as we dive into the effects gentrification has within Greater Austin, coining the term "Silicon Hills."

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