2019 Black Tech NOLA Panelists & Founder Sabrina N. Short (Second Left)

Upcoming Events

Meet recruiters from local technology companies looking for diverse top talent. Bring your questions and join us for a live chat on how you can Level Up your career and get a job in the technology industry.

April 9 – Resilia

April 16 – Allata

April 23 – Levelset

April 30 – Lucid

May 7 – Susco

May 14 – Testronic

Register Now: Ask A Recruiter

Level Up NOLA meets our mission to “build the network that works” by partnering with diversity and inclusion advocates to provide training, internships, coaching, and job opportunities for professionals looking to advance their careers.  Learn more about Level Up NOLA at nolavateblack.com/jobs.

Contact us for more information at recruitment@nolavateblack.com.

The 4th Annual Black Tech NOLA – Inclusive Innovation Conference presented by Entergy will be held from June 28 – June 30, 2021. Black Tech NOLA 2021 is a three-day virtual conference to connect local tech entrepreneurs, professionals, students, and industry leaders to strengthen the Black tech ecosystem in the Greater New Orleans region. The event includes:

  • Main Stage Talks
  • Panel Discussions
  • Tech Hiring Event
  • Virtual Exhibit Hall
  • Virtual Networking
  • Live Demos and More!

Each year Black Tech NOLA packs a punch with a full all-star lineup and industry leaders from global brands. The convening celebrates the intersection of tech, art, and culture in one of the world’s most creative and innovative cities – New Orleans. Each day of the conference highlights diversity and inclusion, startups, and tech creatives. 

Learn more: Black Tech NOLA 2021


NOLAVATE Black is mapping accessible pathways into the technology industry. Our work isn’t just about diversity it is about equity. We partner with organizations and professionals to offer trainings, demos, and recruitment events that support the professional advancement of aspiring and experienced techies in the Gulf Coast Region.

"NOLAVATE Black has created something very special. I have been able to connect with other techies in my industry and have conversations I never would have had anywhere else."
Paul Saiedi
Unity Technologies