Call for Speakers - Millennial Tech Entrepreneurs & Influencers of Color Breakfast


Thank you for your interest in presenting at the Millennial Tech Entrepreneur & Influencer (MTE) of Color Breakfast at the 5th Annual Culture Shifting Weekend in Silicon Valley taking place on Friday, April 26, 2019.

Culture Shifting: A Weekend of Technology, Innovation & Social Impact is an annual invite- only bicoastal event that takes place in Silicon Valley and the Silicon Alley. These events are produced by the management-consulting firm Culture Shift Labs. They are the only events of their kind in the United States that bring together over 400 accomplished Black and Latinx tech executives, entrepreneurs, innovators, investors and social impact leaders, who often under the radar.

About the MTE Breakfast

Hear from Black and Latinx founders with traction and influencers on how companies can work with them, learn from them, collaborate with them, become customers, and generally, how to think about the future from a unique group of problem solvers. This is open innovation with a diversity lens. The event will host 60 hand selected attendees; 20 founders and 40 leaders from HR, Supply Chain, Supplier Diversity, Legal, D&I, Innovation, Incubators, Accelerators and more.

Our goal for the MTE Breakfast is to bring together these bright founders of color to pitch their ideas to potential
1. Investors
2. Strategic Partners
3. Clients


ALL Applicants must be able to attend the event in Silicon Valley on Friday, April 26, 2019 from 8:30-10:30 AM. Transportation and Accommodations are not provided.


Note: This event is not for start-ups. This is for founders with proven track records and at least one round of successful funding and existing customers.

If you fit the above description and have a company in the following categories, please apply below.

  • Workforce Development Tech

  • BioTech

  • Health & Wellness Tech 

  • Sports Tech

  • Food Tech

  • Other


All submission information including company statistics will be kept confidential.

Founder & Executive Producer


Culture Shift Labs


DENMARK WEST // General Partner,
Connectivity Ventures

REGINALD VAN LEE // Retired Booz Allen Executive and Renowned Management Consultant


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