One of the major events of the month is the World Business Forum in New York on October 20-21. It is one of the world’s largest gathering of business leaders. BFUTR Global Tech Summit on October 28, is another key event. It is the largest virtual gathering of Black tech professionals globally. The 2021 Forbes Under 30 Summit: October 11-12 and CNBC Work Summit on October 13 are also worth your while.
The World Business Forum: October 20-21
The World Business Forum, New York, is a two-day event that brings together thousands of restless minds united by their passion for business. They come to learn from and be inspired by some of the world’s most renowned figures from business and beyond. In a world of information overload, World Business Forum focuses on the issues most relevant to today’s businesspeople, stimulating new thinking and inspiring action. It also provides a unique networking environment to connect with like-minded professionals. The event featuring 11 eminent speakers will be both live and virtual.
2021 Forbes Under 30 Summit: October 11-12, 2021
To celebrate all that’s been accomplished in the past 10 years, Forbes is assembling a dynamic roster of leaders, entrepreneurs and U30 Listers past and present the 2021 Forbes Under 30 Summit. It will shine a spotlight on some of the biggest innovators of the last decade and explore what the future has in store. Members of the 2021 list alone have raised over $1 billion collectively in funding. Others have built multimillion-dollar companies with no funding at all.
BFUTR Global Tech Summit for Black professionals: October 28
The BFUTR Global Tech Summit is where Black professionals come together to celebrate community and build the future of tech! It’s the largest virtual gathering of Black tech professionals in the world. This year, 20,000+ tech and business professionals will come together to grow their skills, expand their network and level up their careers .
Daymond John, Star of ABC Shark Tank and top radio host DL Hughley are among the headline speakers in the TD Bank sponsored event. Attendance is free for black entrepreneurs.
CNBC Adapting for Today, Transforming for Tomorrow: October 13
The CNBC Work Summit provides a platform for senior executives to learn from each other and the world’s most influential voices defining all aspects of the future of work. From changes in how and where we work, to critical innovation acceleration and product development, to evolving shifts in capital allocation, the road ahead looks very different. The landscape has changed, and it will take new ideas and agile management to lead your organization into the future.
The Immigrant Women’s Small Business Expo: October 16
The Immigrant Women’s Small Business Expo aims to showcase resources and business opportunities available to the immigrant community. Being an Immigrant female in Canada can be hard. This Forum offers some practical ideas and solutions to immigrant women.