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Visions of a Tech Economy by Ameila Spittal

Ameila Spittal of City Limits came and visited our offices to write this great piece on us. Check it out. “ Harlem is known for its rich culture, music and diversity. Now, certain organizations and entrepreneurs are trying to make it known for something else: technology. Through education initiatives, the creation of tech centers, and community […]

Brooklyn Gamery’s Game Dev’s of Color Expo 2017

We were so glad to be a part of Brooklyn Gamery’s GDoC Expo this year as a community partner helping it happen right here in Harlem at the Schomburg.  As an event targeted to our community there was no better place for it. Even being an event with flexible pricing based on income to allow […]

Harlem 2 Haarlem International Pitchfest 2017

We were elated to host Harlem 2 Harlem again this year. 3 startups from Harlem, New York and 3 startups chosen by us in Harlem, New York and 3 startups chosen by HaarlemValley in Haarlem, Netherlands competed in an international pitchfest. We had some amazing companies pitch The Startups  Duro UAS (NY) – a eco-drone manufacturer with the […]

Code Black @ Viacom

  A post shared by Clayton Banks (@siliconharlem) on May 3, 2017 at 8:19pm PDT On May 3rd, 2017 We were glad to have our CEO, Clayton Banks, on the panel at The BEAT of Viacom’s Code Black event. He joined 5 other panelists to discuss the future of Tech, their personal stories,  and how one can […]

A Future for East Harlem

On April 13th, 2017 we had an event dedicated to discussing the Future of East Harlem. There were refreshments, networking, a sock giveaway and a great panel.

Some of the Panelist were

Clayton Banks is Inspiring Diversity

This week our CEO Clayton Banks was featured as inspiringdiveristy.com Story of the Week. Here is an excerpt..

Who is Clayton Banks?

I am the co-founder and CEO of Silcon Harlem. Silicon Harlem is about transforming Harlem into a tech and innovation hub. Our focus is on urban markets, particularly inner cities, those who are marginalized in a lot of ways, and providing the broadband connection that they need to improve their lives whether it’s through education, through…….

Jesse Jackson’s Push Tech 2020

We facilitated Push Tech 2020 again! and selected 6 Early-stage tech startups developing great technology in New York City and the tri-state

and the tri-state area to take advantage of opportunities to connect with members of the technology community.