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500 Startups Unity and Inclusion Summit (Atlanta)

June 10 @ 9:30 am - 7:00 pm


Unity & Inclusion Summit (Atlanta)


Join 500 Startups on June 10, 2017 from 9:30 AM – 7:00 PM at a one-day event bringing together entrepreneurs, investors, and the tech community to talk about the current state and future of diversity & inclusion (across disabilities, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, and lifestyle) in tech.


Through keynotes, panels, and workshops, we’ll address topics like:
– Access to capital
– Building diverse teams and workplaces
– Growth marketing
– Implicit bias
– The 500 Startups Seed Program (500.co/seed-program)

The day will include a chance to have 1:1 office hours with 500 Startups + Microsoft + and more. A light breakfast, lunch, snacks, and cocktail will be served. 












Speakers:





AGENDA – TBA
9:30-10:00am
Registration and coffee

10:00am-12:05pm
Programming, keynotes, fireside chats

12:05-1:05pm
Lunch


1:05-2:20pm
Panels

2:20-2:50pm
Break

2:50-4:00pm
Growth talks

4:00-4:30pm
Break

4:30-5:40pm
Fireside chats


5:40-6:00pm
Break


6:00pm-7:00pm
Reception, networking










We Love Our Sponsor!


Microsoft.com/bizspark





Thanks Microsoft @MicrosoftVC @Microsoft @Bizspark for sponsoring the Unity & Inclusion Summit!


Microsoft’s goal is to help startups grow their ideas by providing mentorship, technology, resources, and expertise to build global companies. Through the Microsoft BizSpark program, qualified startups can receive: Azure cloud credits, free software and tools, and technical support. Learn more: microsoft.com/bizspark




MEDIA PARTNER


UrbanGeekz.com









Check Out our Past Diversity Events:


LA: Watch Recap
Berlin: Watch Recap
New York: Watch Recap








Event Code of Conduct


This event is dedicated to providing a harassment-free event experience for everyone, regardless of gender, gender identity and expression, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, religion (or lack thereof), or technology choices. We do not tolerate harassment of event participants in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any event venue, including talks, workshops, parties, Twitter and other online media. Event participants violating these rules may be sanctioned or expelled from the event without a refund at the discretion of the event organizers.











Interested in speaking or sponsoring?


Contact Lara@500.co


Want to Volunteer to attend? Fill out this form:


https://goo.gl/forms/hGbdzdqLnhPqsvCV2


Other questions? 


Email t@500.co




Accessibility


If you have accessibility requests, please contact us. 









About 500 Startups:


Accepting startups for Batch 22! (4 month July-Oct program)


#500Diversity


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Facebook  |   Twitter @500Startups  |   Linkedin


500 Startups is a global venture capital seed fund with a network of startup programs headquartered in Silicon Valley with over $330M in committed capital across 4 main funds and 13 micro funds. We have invested in 1,800 technology startups all over the world since our inception in 2010 including: Twilio (NYSE: TWLO), Credit Karma, Grab, Udemy, Ipsy, Talkdesk, Intercom, MakerBot (acq’d by SSYS), Wildfire (acq’d by GOOG), and Viki (acq’d by Rakuten). Our team of 150 people based in 20 countries manage seed investments across 60 countries and speak over 25 languages. We’re hiring! Check out our 500 jobs and portfolio companies for jobs & internships










#500STRONG ANNUAL PARTNERS


PLATINUM ANNUAL PARTNERS
Microsoft, IBM, SendGrid





GOLD ANNUAL PARTNERS
Amazon Web Services, WSGR


Gold Partners


SILVER ANNUAL PARTNERS
Gunderson Dettmer, InDinero, First Republic Bank, Pivotal


Silver Partners



Venue

TBA
Atlanta, Georgia
Atlanta, Georgia US
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