Tech leaders from across the country take part in a dialogue on minority inclusion in Detroit’s burgeoning digital hub with local businesses and community leaders at ‘The JOURNi to Revolutionizing Tech’ Panel on July 29th.
Detroit, MI — A new EdTech start-up dedicated to equipping urban communities with the skills and resources necessary to jumpstart their local economies launches in Detroit with a panel discussion on closing the tech education gap in the digital space. This event will introduce the Detroit community to JOURNi and its mission of creating a tech ecosystem that teaches everyday citizens the tech skills needed to compete in today’s marketplace in an inclusive and sustainable manner.
JOURNi’s launch event – The JOURNi to Revolutionizing Tech – takes place this Friday, July 29th, from 6-10 p.m. at MASH Detroit, 14711 Mack Avenue in Detroit. During the organization’s launch event, a panel of national technology leaders will discuss how we can better build a talent pipeline with a focus on youth training and internships and how low-income and underserved communities can and will play a pivotal role in technology’s future. This dynamic panel will …read more