Where to be in 2019

So this is your year right?

You pledged to network, connect and put yourself out there more.

But where?

No worries, we over here at Buy from a Black Woman got you covered.

Here is a list of some of the places you should be in 2019!


Let's just call this the get ready month.


Black Women Talk Tech

February 27 - March 1, 2019

New York, NY

Join over 1000 investors, tech evangelists, founders who are just starting out and those who have been in the game for years at the largest gathering of black women tech founders in the world.

Black Enterprise Women of Power Summit

February 28 - March 3, 2019

Las Vegas, NV

Join the conversation to celebrate the achievements of black women with your fellow female professionals. Be empowered to drive your success further by their passion and innovative spirits.


Women’s Travel Fest

March 8 - 10, 2019

New York, NY

Women's Travel Fest is an annual conference created to inspire, empower and connect women who travel.


Black is Tech Conference

April 12 - 13, 2019

Manhattan, NY

This conference is two days long and packed with start-up exhibitions, pitch competitions, workshops, recruitments, Hackathons and so much more catered to the black tech lover.

The Black Web Fest

April 12 - 13, 2019

New York, NY

The Black Web Fest is an international event series that celebrates Black media makers and digital content. The themes are media, discovery, education, and technology with a premier event including film screenings, wine tasting, educational panels, adn workshops.

Sistahs in Business Expo

April 13, 2019

Newark, NJ

The Sistahs in Business Expo (SIB Expo) provides an accessible platform where women of color can significantly expand their reach and grow their businesses. While other small business expos usually require costly vendor fees, the SIB Expo offers a more cost-effective option for small businesses, thereby guaranteeing their ability to earn more on their investment.

Move Something Conference

April 13, 2019

Atlantic City, NJ

This one-day event includes several breakout workshops that focus on nutrition, exercise, mental wellness, Yoga, financial fitness, office and workplace fitness, skin care and interpersonal relationships. There is also an opportunity to visit a pop-up massage session. The conference allows participants take this one day to care for themselves on several different levels, and to leave inspired and rejuvenated.



Summit 21

June 7-8, 2019

Atlanta, GA

Blavity is bringing back Summit 21 in 2019 featuring two tracks this year: Leadership and Entrepreneurship. The Leadership Track is designed to develop and strengthen leadership skills and abilities. The Entrepreneurship Track is for those seeking to increase revenue and following on social media.


June 6 - 9, 2019

Denver, CO

Participants will be immersed in the cannabis culture of Denver in fast-paced, fun, one-of-a-kind experiences that are hand-curated by our very knowledgeable team. Along with staying at one of the hippest boutique hotels in Downtown Denver, we will visit some of the most happening eateries, cannabis lounges and dispensaries the city has to offer including the world-renowned Voodoo Doughnuts and Simply Pure, the world's first African-American owned dispensary and edibles company. We will also visit a live "grow" house, the world's first cannabis superstore, and party like a rockstar in our own private, mobile 420-friendly social club.

Hustle HER Way Summit

June 28 - 29, 2019

Pittsburgh, PA

It is a summit specially crafted for the visionaries, the creatives and the fearless. The goal of this event is to provide ambitious entrepreneurial women with the tools and resources they need to be successful in pursuit of their aspirations.


Essence Festival

July 4 - 7, 2019

New Orleans, LA

In its 25th year, Essence Festival is continuing the celebration in New Orleans and offering 10 different tracks to personalize your experience. From beauty to tech to wellness, they are sure to have everything covered with something for everyone.


The Baw$e Conference

August 23 - 26, 2019

Miami, FL

Who’s The Bawse, The Experience: Is a 3-day conference, with self-made multi-millionaire and business entrepreneurial maven Courtney Adeleye, who turned $500.00 into over $50,000,000.00 in sales, in JUST 5 years! Courtney Adeleye and her shrewd BAWSE special guests will point you in the right direction by giving you the right tools and mentorship to enhance your personal growth, business growth and development.


Fearless Conference

September 7, 2019

Detroit, MI

Take part in transformational workshops, listen to motivational talks and attend authentic panels hosted by a line-up of leading figures on fire! You’ll also have the opportunity to engage in our legendary fearless discussions – real, powerful conversations about topics affecting society and pop culture today.

Audacity Fest

September 27 - 29, 2019

Memphis, TN

Created by NOMADNESS Travel Tribe, AUDACITY Fest is the gathering of like minds in travel and culture. This festival is the safe space for black and brown travelers from around the world, to build ideas, meet travel influencers, and experience parts of the world through on site activations. The day includes panels, one-on-one fireside chats, international music & DJs, celebrity appearances, food, vendors, and community love.


Blackberry Naturals Pink Lead Retreat

October 11 - 13, 2019

Location TBA



November 7, 2018

Oakland, CA

The groundbreaking, revolutionary experience for Black techies, startups and entrepreneurs returns! Come join 5000+ of your fellow founders, entrepreneurs, engineers for a 360-degree look at how culture and tech run the world.

The level up continues with an expanded program at various venues in the city by the Bay. Making room for more tech, more talks, more teaching, more learning, more pitching and more glow ups!

The Village Market - Holiday Marketplace

Date TBA

Atlanta, GA

It’s an intimate marketplace for local Atlantan artisans and entrepreneurs. The Fall dates and new location will be announced!


Did we miss any? Send us a note at info@buyfromablackwoman.org to be added to the list.

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