TechRise, hosted by P33, Verizon and 1871

03/10/2021 10:00 am – 11:30 am CST Virtual

90 minute

  • Corporate
  • Early Stage
  • Growth Stage
Event Start Date:
June 17, 2024
Event End Date:
June 17, 2024
Event Venue:

The virtual event is an effort to bring more attention to the issues Black and LatinX tech founders face in Chicago, what resources are currently available, and to bring awareness around the launch of TechRise.

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About TechRise

The TechRise platform will fulfill the needs of Black and Latinx entrepreneurs at various stages of their startup. 

TechRise will provide: 

  • Capital: A series of pitch competitions awarding $10k non-dilutive grants to Black and Latinx idea to seed stage tech founders. 
  • Community: An online community to help diverse founders find funding, peers, training, and mentorship to launch and grow thriving tech-enabled businesses.
  • Connections: Bringing visibility and support to a variety of training and development resources for diverse founders, starting the BLK-Tech accelerator at 1871