Urban Tech Connect // Forward, the premier tech conference focused on Latinx and African American founders, will be taking place virtually September 15 – 17. The best entrepreneurs and VCs in the industry will be in attendance, sharing insights and offering support to founders.

We’ve been busy striving to make the third annual UTC the best one yet. The Plug In South LA team is excited to share the latest conference news with you.

Hosts Confirmed

New Speakers Added

Our conference program grew significantly since the last update. More speakers joined the lineup, which was already impressive to start. Meet the newest additions:

Check out the full list of confirmed speakers. We’re also finalizing big keynote plans. Stay tuned!

Tap Into Expert Insights

The three-day virtual conference features keynotes, fireside chats, talks, workshops, one-on-one interviews, and office hours. We recently added sessions to the agenda with these focus areas:

Shout Outs

Going virtual is a huge undertaking that we couldn’t do without the support of our sponsors:

The global nonprofit Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) just joined as our charity partner for Urban Tech Connect // Forward.

Confirmed Partners

Please join us in welcoming to our latest partners for the conference:

Grab a Social Media Toolkit

We prepared a toolkit to help you share the Urban Tech Connect experience with your network. Download shareable artwork, use our hashtags to stay connected, and copy customizable digital assets for social media updates.

Access the UTC social media toolkit here.

Don’t forget to register for the conference, if you haven’t already.

Connect with Us

The conference support team is here for you:

We’ll see you soon!