NNPA and Zenger News Unite to Sponsor Virtual TECH CONFERENCE 2021 – Dallas Weekly

The pandemic, which has locked many doors for businesses, has also opened new entrepreneurial opportunities and technology innovations for Black-owned businesses and others interested in the future of American and global economies.

TECH CONFERENCE 2021, a one-day virtual summit will begin at 11 a.m. Eastern Time on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021.  The conference is designed and structured to present timely and constructive information, data, and best practices on the various technological advances in the national and global marketplace that can help sustain Black-owned businesses during the prolonged pandemic and afterwards.

This unique forum is being jointly produced by Zenger News, the world’s first digitally native news wire service, owned and operated by journalists, and the National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA), the national trade association representing the 230 African American newspapers and media companies in the United States.

The conference was planned to coincide with Black History Month and will feature speakers and technicians from the world of technology, including business technology firms and other private and public-sector companies.

The event is presented in association with Digital Hollywood, a platform that will allow registered attendees to video chat in real-time with other guests during the conference.

“We saw the need among Black-owned businesses for practical information and insights into