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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Antoinette Smith

Antoinette Smith is a business owner and software engineer who helps a variety of organizations define and drive their web/software projects to launch.

Before making RawaySmith her full-time focus, Antoinette spent seven years in the tech industry as a solutions engineer and team lead for startups in the Twin Cities. After a successful career as an individual contributor and the completion of an MBA at the University of St. Thomas, Antoinette has now taken on the challenge of charting the future of her own small business.

Antoinette enjoys running and co-organizing the Blacks in Technology Twin Cities meetup.