JAN

28

BPTN’s Global Masterclass: Artificial Intelligence & its impact

A technical presentation on the use-cases of artificial intelligence and its impact. Specifically the session will focus on the following four topics:

  • What machine learning is and how it is applied.
  • Implications for local and international businesses
  • Managing teams working on AI-adjacent problems.
  • Mitigating bias in machine learning models
Location: Virtual (Zoom Meeting)

12:00 PM – 1:00PM

FEBRUARY

FEB

13

The Future of Tech is Black 

The Black History month Tech event in Toronto- BPTN presents: The Future of Tech is Black! Hear from tech leaders making history in tech today, explore how our tech history intersections with Tech’s Future
Location: Mars Discovery District (Toronto)

6:00 PM – 9:00PM

FEB

20

BPTN’s Global Masterclass: Defence in depth: Building security in code

A majority of security vulnerabilities have their origins in seemingly innocuous minor lines of code. Across the software ecosystem, hastily written functions, deprecated library packages and poorly designed classes are harbingers of a massive security breach. This masterclass talk will focus on:

  • Coding Best Practices
  • Basic Security Hygiene
  • Commonly Observed Security Loopholes
  • Building Solid Robust Systems
Location: Virtual (Zoom Meeting)

12:00 PM – 1:00PM

FEB

27

The Future of Tech is Black 

The Black History month Tech event in Montreal- We are proud to bring you an action-packed agenda showcasing the community’s impact on the tech ecosystem and where we are taking tech in the future.
Location: SAP Canada Inc (Montreal)

6:00 PM – 9:00PM

MARCH

MARCH

26

GLOBAL MASTERCLASS 

How to stack your chips during a pandemic (Be investment ready)

As a result of the pandemic, Stock Markets are down globally, which provides a great opportunity for YOU to invest now and invest responsibly. It’s the old saying, “buy low and sell high”
While you are working from home, join BPTN for our Global Masterclass, and get the fundamentals of the Stock Market and how to leverage the investing opportunity.
ONLINE (ZOOM)

6:00 PM – 9:00PM

APRIL

Apr

9

Virtual Tech Talk & Online Network Experience

As the tech sector continues to grow, we are intentional about engaging and connecting top talent from the Black STEM community together and also with our company partners.
ONLINE (ZOOM) 
6:00 PM – 9:00PM

Apr

23

CULTIVATE Mentorship Initiative

ONLINE (ZOOM) 
6:00 PM – 9:00PM

JULY

TBA

BPTN Celebrates Atlanta Launch 

 
We are excited to launch BPTN in Atlanta. Come learn why all Black professionals in Tech needs to get involved with BPTN
Location: TBA (Atlanta)
6:00 PM – 9:00PM