The Inaugural Blacks in Technology Conference, instantly tagged as BITCON2018, is a 3-day interactive platform for professionals, entrepreneurs, influencers, subject matter experts, students, and thought leaders who share a common goal... increasing the visibility and representation of black men and women in the tech industry.  As we seek to further our mission of establishing a practice of world class excellence, BIT has crafted a stimulating and engaging program that intertwines and encompasses the Twin Cities educational, business, political and tech communities. Utilizing forums such as tech exhibits, career fairs, pitch competitions, networking parties, city innovation tours, lightning talks, and panel discussions, BIT invites you to redefine your career in tech…
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Christopher Lafayette

The Armada
Founder | Extended Reality Architect | Tech Hub Builder
Silicon Valley

An industry discoverer in Virtual, Mixed & Augmented Reality along with several additional technologies.

A firm believer in the societal and technological accelerated benefit of Diversity & Inclusion in Silicon Valley and beyond.

Christopher has the pleasure of playing a role in advising technology startups, corporations and small ventures.

He’s executed and managed digital business development and brand initiatives for hundreds of campaigns and internal technology projects. An expert in lab-to-market acceleration.

A strong emphasis has been in the area of generating engagement and revenue for clients by way of product development, launch strategies and brand establishment.