Conversations in Innovation will feature Marques Colston, founder of Marques Colston Enterprises, executive performance coach, speaker, and XLIV Super Bowl Champion.
Harrisburg University of Science and Technology will host two events that celebrate Innovation, Diversity, and Inclusion from 12-5 p.m. on Sept. 21, 2021.
The Celebration of Innovation, Diversity, and Inclusion! hosted by HU’s Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship is part of the University’s Tech & Town Week to celebrate the energy pulsing throughout Harrisburg Saturday, Sept. 18 through Saturday, Sept. 25.
The Celebration of Innovation, Diversity, and Inclusion will include:
Conversations in Innovation – Kick off the day by joining a conversation about Innovation, Diversity & Inclusion moderated by Jay Jayamohan, CIE Executive Director. The discussion will feature Harrisburg native Marques Colston, founder of Marques Colston Enterprises, executive performance coach, speaker and XLIV Super Bowl Champion, who is an entrepreneur and financial advisor. Colston will join Jodi Woleslagle, Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resource Officer atCapital BlueCross, to discuss how more women and people of color drive innovation in large organizations.
Hacking 4 Recovery – Led by The Hershey Company, a design sprint-like event in which innovators and others including domain experts, technologists, project managers, and others collaborate intensively on creating solutions for businesses most impacted by Covid-19.
To register and for more information, visit the following link.
ABOUT TECH & TOWN WEEK
Tech & Town Week, with generous support from the Law Firm of McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC, is a week-long celebration of the energy pulsing throughout Harrisburg Saturday, Sept. 18 through Saturday, Sept. 25. Featuring concerts, conferences, student events, and more, Tech & Town will entertain, educate, and enlighten throughout Pennsylvania’s capital city. To view the full slate of Tech & Town events, visit https://www.harrisburgu.edu/tech-n-town-week/.
ABOUT HARRISBURG UNIVERSITY
Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, Harrisburg University is a private nonprofit university offering bachelor and graduate degree programs in science, technology, and math fields. For more information on the University’s affordable demand-driven undergraduate and graduate programs, call 717-901-5146 or email, Connect@HarrisburgU.edu. Follow on Twitter (@HarrisburgU) and Facebook (Facebook.com/HarrisburgU).