Silicon Harlem Virtual 8th Annual Next Gen Tech Summit – Beyond Connected!

Ready! This year Ocktober Film Festival 2021 will include an Acting Contest, Panel (How to get past the gatekeepers), PitchFest, in-person screenings and more. The festival will be held from October 6th – 10th, 2021, at Stuart Cinema & Cafe. All events and screenings are $5. Yes, only $5!

All the money raised from ticket sales will be donated to our Community Screening Program which offers free movie screenings throughout the year. Tickets must be purchased in advance.

The 8th annual Silicon Harlem Next Gen Tech Summit will be virtual on Friday, October 22, 2021. We are inviting entrepreneurs/startups to apply for an opportunity to demonstrate their innovative idea.

Silicon Harlem is proud to announce a new nonprofit that is hosting the 2021 Summit Pitchfest competition, the Silicon Harlem C-Better Foundation.

The C-Better Foundation is focused on closing the opportunity gap, particularly in technology, and targeting support for women entrepreneurs.

  • 1st winner:      $2000.00 and 2 months Free shared office Space
  • 2nd winner:     $1000.00 and 1 month Free shared office Space
  • 3rd winner:      $500.00 and 1 month Free shared office Space

Applications for the C-Better Startup Pitch is now open. Your submission must be in by Monday, October 11, 2021

Apply Now

Photo credit: 2015-Diane-Allford

Related Articles


"We re-imagine, recreate, and redeem cultural omissions and misrepresentations of Blackness, for the culture. ...." This post is made in partnership with British Pathé.

Leave a Reply