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Wednesday, July 27 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Urban Co-Lab

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Title: Diversity in Entrepreneurship

By leveraging some of the brightest and most diverse minds in Austin and from throughout the nation, Urban Co-Lab builds community for people who are looking to create scalable impact. Urban Co-Lab is missioned by the belief that innovation can stem from anywhere and is committed to fostering collaboration within our local community and creating space for diversity in entrepreneurship and beyond. Often cited as the one of the fastest growing cities, Austin also carries the weight of being the most economically segregated metro area in the country. Join us for an exclusive panel moderated by Urban Co-Lab Co-founder and COO, Hanna Jamal, on the importance of developing a more diverse and inclusive business community with some of our featured member organizations!

Date/Time: Wednesday, July 27 from 12:30-1:30 PM

Location: Urban Co-Lab is located at 1818 E 12th St, Austin, TX 78702 (https://goo.gl/maps/VTBHgBGA26P2). The building entrance is located directly on the corner of 12th and Chicon St. Street parking is available, and/or the gated parking lot across the corner from the building is also available for complimentary use.  

Presenters
avatar for Dr. Kevin Foster

Dr. Kevin Foster

Founder, Director, ICUSP
Dr. Foster is the founding director of ICUSP, the Institute for Community, University and School Partnerships, which works with students, conducts research and leads professional development workshops in central Texas schools. He is also an educational anthropologist and a University of Texas at Austin faculty member. Dr. Foster's passion is to bring research, teaching and community service together for the purpose of improving academic... Read More →
avatar for Kathryn Gonzales

Kathryn Gonzales

CEO and Founder, Storyhouse
Kathryn Gonzales is the CEO and Founder of Storyhouse, whose mission is to bring families together to take a stand for capturing their stories so they can be shared now and for generations to come. Kathryn was recently selected for a $10,000 award by Carmex to help entrepreneurs who pursue their dreams with determination. As a Native Austinite and a Journalism graduate from UT-Austin with a passion for storytelling and story capture, Kathryn left... Read More →
avatar for Hanna Jamal

Hanna Jamal

Cofounder and COO, Urban Co-Lab
Hanna Jamal is an entrepreneur and project manager who is passionate about building diverse, inclusive communities. She has over six years' experience in education program management in Asia, Africa, and Latin America. Since moving to Austin in 2013, Hanna has worked with a wide range of organizations involved in social entrepreneurship and impact investing, including Acumen, UnLtdUSA, and Enable Impact. She is currently an Associate... Read More →
avatar for Kay Williams

Kay Williams

Co-founder, CEO, and Program Director, The Wantabes
Kay Williams is the Co-founder, CEO, and Program Director of The Wantabes, a traveling GIRLS platform that provides Interactive Workshops, Interactive Mastermind Meetups, Interactive Career Shadowing, and Interactive Mentorship on the go for girls age 12-18. Kay is a small town girl with big city dreams. She completed her undergraduate education at Texas State University in 2013 with a Bachelors of Science majoring in Fashion Merchandising, and a... Read More →

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Urban Co-Lab

Urban Co-Lab is an Austin-based coworking space and incubator designed for community change-makers. We are missioned by our belief that innovation can stem from anywhere and committed to fostering collaboration within our local community and creating space for diversity in entrepreneurship and beyond.


Wednesday July 27, 2016 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Urban Co-Lab 1818 E 12th St, Austin, TX 78702

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