Mayor de Blasio Offers Microgrants For Development Of Workforce Training Programs

The de Blasio Administration today announced it is offering up to $300,000 in microgrants to qualified organizations that specialize in workforce development from Harlem to Hollis.  Continue Reading →

Silicon Harlem’s Clayton Banks And Professors Work To Develop 5G Wireless Testbed

NYU News reports that tree Tandon School of Engineering professors will take part in research on the fifth generation of wireless network communications. Continue Reading →

An Open Letter To Harlem From Silicon Harlem

Dear Harlem,

Silicon Harlem loves you. Yes, you, Harlem. Who else would we be talking to? For over one hundred years you have been the place where the game changes. Continue Reading →

Clayton Banks, CEO, Silicon Harlem Becomes Member Of Mayors NYCx Technology Leadership Advisory Council

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Chief Technology Officer Miguel Gamiño, Jr. today announced members of the NYCx Technology Leadership Advisory Council, adding Harlem’s Clayton Banks (pictured above), CEO, of Silicon Harlem as a member. Continue Reading →

Harlem Entrepreneurs Work To Win Free Office Space

Silicon Harlem Hackathon August 9, 2015 Harlem Week

Budding entrepreneurs in Harlem have the chance to win up to a year of free office space when Co-working company WeWork opens its first location in the neighborhood. Continue Reading →

Jessica O. Matthews, Wants To Run Harlem’s First Billion-Dollar Tech Company

jessica-o-matthewsIt was about a year ago this month that a group of venture capital investors first walked into the doors of Uncharted Play, expecting to hear a pitch. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Clayton Banks Talks Harlem Future On Salon

silicon harlemSalon’s Carrie Sheffield sat down with Silicon Harlem founder Clayton Banks on Monday for a Facebook Live discussion about the unique gentrification infecting Harlem, New York.
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Harlem Garage, The Closing Of A Co-Working Space

Harlem-Garage-muralThe Harlem Garage was a neighborhood darling when the co-working space opened nearly three years ago on West 118th Street. Continue Reading →

Harlem Forum Highlights Inequities Facing the African American Community

community event in harlemToday, Members of the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) and the Joint Economic Committee (JEC) Democrats held a public forum at the Harlem Hospital Center to discuss the impact of economic challenges and persistent inequities facing the African American community in New York.  Continue Reading →

Silicon Harlem Conference 2015 At MIST Harlem

silicon harlem conference 2016On Friday, October 16, 2015, Silicon Harlem will host a one of a kind conference that puts real focus on what opportunities there are in the innovation economy. Continue Reading →