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Thursday, October 8 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Oakland Digital Arts & Literacy Center
Limited Capacity seats available
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Session Title: Economic Empowerment through Digital Literacy, Opportunity & Tech Inclusion

Since 2009, Oakland Digital has been a leader of bridging three widening gaps: digital literacy, opportunity, and tech inclusion. Learn about Oakland Digital's exciting work and how our mission is fueled by volunteers from tech and business leaders including The Clorox Company, Twitter and Google. Also, learn about Oakland Digital's talent-marketplace connecting community college students with design and social marketing jobs at small businesses.

Presenters
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Shaun Tai

Executive Director, Oakland Digital Arts & Literacy Center (ODALC)

Host Companies
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Oakland Digital Arts & Literacy Center (ODALC)

An award-winning, not-for-profit 501(c)(3) digital marketing agency, Oakland Digital trains community college design students (ages 18-34) to create social media marketing campaigns for under-resourced small business owners (women of color ages 40+). Oakland Digital is building the next pipeline of employable designers by providing student mentoring and training with design and tech professionals (e.g., Google, Twitter, Clorox, North Face), along... Read More →

Ambassadors
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Esteban Contreras

Web developer, Freelancer
I'm travelling from Colombia to SF all october, just to meet some cool people in tech and to know this amazing city