A look at Haiti’s top tech and innovation influencers. Speakers will share opportunities, setbacks and insights on how to launch and scale a tech ecosystem in Haiti. (Moderated by Daphnee Charles)
Jack Dorsey co-founded Twitter, Inc. in 2006 and returned as Chief Executive Officer in September 2015. Jack also co-founded Square, where he serves as CEO and Chairman. Jack also serves on the Board of The Walt Disney Company.
Jack Dorsey will be speaking at the summit to discuss his experiences launching and scaling two globally recognized tech startups that both aim to “simplify complexity’- Twitter via communication and Square via financial inclusion. The summit will welcome hundreds of local and international entrepreneurs who will be hearing Jack Dorsey’s insights on leadership, entrepreneurship and business.
What are the diaspora from around the world doing to redefine the narrative around Haiti? How are they contributing to the future of Haiti? Find out how you can leverage key strategies and insights to contribute to Haiti’s bright future. (Moderated by Vania Andre – Haitian Times)
Craig Nevill-Manning (CTO of Sidewalk Labs)
To build and scale a tech ecosystem- we need all influencers and stakeholders to come together on a consistent basis. Haiti Tech Summit is Caribbean’s largest gathering but is it the only one? Find out from other local event organizers on how they are moving Haiti forward within the event industry. (Moderated by Henry Beaucejour)
Hear from top VC, tech hubs, incubators and influencers in the tech spaces of America. (Moderated by Charles, Cassandre- Essence )
Moderated by Shelly Jones- Black Enterprise
*** Invite only event for speakers, sponsors, celebrities, investors and VIP guests.
Hear from Haiti’s most powerful female leaders and learn how women are an essential component to Haiti’s history and exponential future.
Speed Mentorship for 25 Selected Entrepreneurs in Partnership with US Embassy of Port Au Prince
2:00-2:30pm Github 101 Workshop
2:30-4:00pm Ryan Pitching Workshop
Location HTS Booth
The 3-1-3 Method transforms…The way employees relate to and support the brand promise
Your ability to lead authenticity while driving growth, and loyalty
How your team shares and sells ideas (internally and externally)
The amount of time it takes to explain your product and/or services
Your sales methodology and closing ratios
“YouTube for Creators” “Workshop by Vanecie Delva, GMS Lead
Susanna Jacobson & Brett Perlmutter (What can we learn from the launch of Google Cuba)
Hear from the participants of Google Haiti and the work they are doing to leverage Google’s network to scale tech in Haiti.
Can Haiti become a Smart City? Hear from Smart City government officials and ecosystem builders on how Haiti can build a smart city center within 5 years or less.
The Global Startup Ecosystem “The Acceleration of Emerging Markets”