The 2018 Diversity in Tech Awards

The DIV Awards is a celebration of those that are championing the nationwide movement to increase diversity across the technology industry.

This special night illuminates the diversity gap in tech and more importantly, its solvability for leaders in tech, government, and education.

The 2018 DIV Awards will be held on Tuesday, May 22 at The Bowery Hotel, with speakers and program to be announced shortly. Attire: Geek Chic

All proceeds benefit tech education nonprofits Mouse and Code/Interactive. 

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Diversity In Tech Honorees

Diversity In Tech Panel

2018 Diversity in Tech Awards Program

6:00pm: Diversity in Tech Panel

Doors open at 5:45 PM to get a front row seat!  Join the conversation on "How to create a diverse tech talent pipeline" with panelists from Goldman Sachs, AT&T,, and Best Buy moderated by the New York City Economic Development Corporation.

7:00 PM: Cocktail Hour

Open bar. DJ, Giphy booth, swag, installation experiences and more.

8:00 PM: Diversity in Tech Awards

Honoring individuals, organizations, and initiatives championing diversity in tech.

8:45 PM: Reception

Beats by DJ Mickey Perez, open bar, Giphy booth, mingle with a crowd that cares about #diversityintech

All Proceeds Benefit Nonprofits:

Mouse is a national youth development nonprofit that empowers all students to create with technology to solve real problems and make meaningful change in our world. Mouse is committed to closing the diversity gap in STEM and opening opportunities for youth from underserved communities across the country. Learn more at

Code/Interactive (C/I) is a nonprofit that trains educators and builds inclusive computer science programs. C/I provides districts, schools, educational organizations, and teachers with the curriculum, tools, and training necessary to implement K-12 computer science programs aligned to their goals and needs. Learn more at

100% of ticket sales help close the diversity gap in STEM by empowering students to create with technology. 

2018 Sponsors and Partners include:

In-Kind Sponsors

Interested In supporting The 2018 DIV Awards?

  • $50,000 - Angel Sponsor
  • $25,000 - Terabyte Sponsor  
  • $10,000 - Gigabyte Sponsor  
  • $5,000 - Kilobyte Sponsor 
  • $1,500 - Start up Sponsor
  • $450 - VIP Ticket **SOLD OUT**
  • $300 General Admission

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