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5:00 PM Happy Hour + Networking
5:30 PM Roundtable "Future of Memphis + Technology hosted by Megan Smith, 3rd CTO of United States + local Memphis leaders, including: Brent Nair, Chief Information Officer at City of Memphis, Alex Holland, Director of Federal Affairs and Strategic Programs at Delta Regional Authority, Regina Whitley, Executive Director at Greater Memphis IT Council, Brian Rogers, Director, Logistics Innovation Accelerator at EPIcenter, Jessica Taveau, Chief Brand Officer at EPIcenter, Roby Williams Head of Black Business Assocation of Memphis, Sylvester Tate, President\CEO at Tate Computer Systems, Inc., Pete Nelson and Rebecca Kaufman of Ag Innovation Development Group, and more!
6:30 PM Q&A + discussion with leaders + attendees
7:00 PM Speed Mentoring Session I
7:30 PM Speed Mentoring Session II
8:00 PM Event Ends

Agenda subject to change.

Speakers + Mentors

Megan Smith

3rd U.S. CTO, CEO shift7
Entrepreneur. Engineer.
Washington, DC

Rhonnie Brewer

Director of Fund Development
Memphis Urban League
Memphis, TN

Angela Copeland

Career Coach
Copeland Coaching
Memphis, TN

Hardy Farrow

Executive Director
Let's Innovate through Education
Memphis, TN

Brit Fitzpatrick

Founder & Founder/CEO
Geeked Memphis & MentorMe
Memphis, Tennessee

LaKeisha Harrison

Memphis Chapter Director
Google Startup Grind
Memphis, TN

Alex Holland

Director of Federal Affairs and Strategic Programs
Delta Regional Authority
Washington, DC

Audrey Jones

Memphis, TN

Alireza Khatamian

Senior Software Engineer
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Memphis, TN

Brent Nair

Chief Information Officer
City of Memphis
Memphis, TN

Pete Nelson

Chariman and CEO
AG Innovation Development Group
Memphis, TN

James Quick

Memphis, TN

Brian Rogers

Director, Logistics Innovation Accelerator
Memphis, TN

Jessica Taveau

Chief Brand Officer
EPIcenter Memphis
Memphis, TN

Regina Whitley

Executive Director & Founder
Greater Memphis IT Council
Memphis, Tennessee

Roby Williams

Black Business Association of Memphis
Memphis, TN


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Megan Smith

3rd Chief Technology Officer, United States of America
Entrepreneur. Engineer.

Khalilah Harris

Chief of Staff & VP, External Affairs

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Lateesha Thomas

Director, Partnerships & Corporate Training
Dev Bootcamp

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Tom Ogletree

Director of Social Impact
General Assembly


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