Join Us in Building Our Black & Tech Communities!
Portland, OR Chapter
People, organizations, using networking and learning to affirm our communities & stomp the digital divide!
We started out supporting each other professionally and are continuously paying it forward. We expect inclusion… the basics help, such as representative leadership. Additionally we practice specific steps to make our communities better. We pay our privileges forward.
Become A Member
Blacks In Technology Foundation membership is available at no cost to our members. Once a member, you’ll receive access to discounts on technical training, certifications, products, IT services, and exclusive professional networking and social events.
Learn About Our Sponsors
Autodesk is a global leader in design and make technology, with expertise across architecture, engineering, construction, design, manufacturing, and entertainment.
I.T. Motives connects employers with skilled tech professionals to meet their IT staffing needs and provides technology Recruiting Services!
Meet Our Organizers – We started asking how the tech world would reflect our communities. We also want to bigup the great STEM work being done by our broader communities.
Dwayne Thomas (he/him/él)
President, Co-organizer, Sr. Security Engineer in accessible healthcare
Co-organizer, Manager in accessible healthcare
Co-organizer, CEO @ IT Motives