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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Dario Otero

Youth Lens 360º
Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area
Founder and CEO at Youth Lens 360. We provide superior visual communication and product marketing and branding services through the lens of youth ages 14-24. The Company utilizes a unique curriculum to train and support the technical and entrepreneurial skills of youth in our community.

The overall goal of Youth Lens 360 is to provide businesses, schools, governmental agencies, policy makers and secondary institutions with marketing, branding, storyboarding, product promotion, product focus groups through the lens and creative genius of today’s youth. Dario’s business partners are like minded in that they value and require youth voice in every facet of product and branding development.