Global Black Economic Forum

Global Black Economic Forum
Today’s most seasoned business moguls and inspiring entrepreneurs will illuminate the road ahead towards building economic empowerment and generational wealth within our communities globally.

Fri, July 5 - Sat, July 6 | 9AM-4PM
Contemporary Arts Center (CAC)
900 Camp St
New Orleans, LA 70130


CEO Conversations
Hear from today’s most innovative CEOs on leveraging globalization and technology trends to build wealth and empower communities.
Image: Ben Horowitz, Cofounder of Andreessen Horowitz: Global Black Economic Forum Speaker.

Panel Conversations
Hear from today’s leading cultural, societal, and economic voices to address the state of the black economy.

Connect with corporate executives, business moguls, venture capitalists, and global leaders in an intimate one-of-a-kind environment.

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