Innovation Live Comes To The DNC For Tech, Politics And Even Hip-Hop


(AllHipHop News)  Innovation Live ( jump started their movement in Cleveland with a party with Questlove and now it continues  at the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia.

A union of tech and politics,  Innovation Live traverses to the  The Annenberg School of Communication at The University of Pennsylvania on July 26 and July 28 from 12pm to 6pm.

Innovation Live is committed to a series of events, music concerts, and panel discussions that bring together the brightest minds in America’s startup community and our country’s most influential government policy makers.

Highlights include one on one conversations FCC Commissioner Mignon Clyburne, Congressman Hank Johnson (D-GA), Congressman Jared Polis (D-CA) and journalist Matt Katz from WNYC & New Jersey Public Radio,  Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-CA) and Alex Klokus, Founder of Futurism, as well as a one on one conversation between Alison Snyder Senior Editor of The Washington Post and Ted Chung, CEO of Cashmere/Merry Jane and Snoop Doggs long time manager.

My Brothers Keeper Philadelphia (MBK Philly) will also present panels regarding Diversity and criminal justice reform. Other prominent speakers include Vikrum D. Aiyer, Chief of Staff of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in the U.S. Department of Commerce, Kendrick Davis, Director of STEM Initiatives, Philadelphia Mayor’s Office of Education, Chuck Creekmur Founder of, human trafficking activist Brooke Axtell, and Jack Drummond, Director of the Office of Black Male Engagement for the City of Philadelphia.

My Brothers Keeper Philadelphia is a city-wide collective that engages and empowers individuals and organizations to take action in dismantling systems of inequality to create measurable change for youth. Our vision is to eliminate the disparity in outcomes for boys and young men of color.

Innovation Live is committed to providing startups with access to the resources and networks they need to succeed, while creating more jobs for Americans by stimulating and cultivating a growing American startup economy.

To find out more information, visit the Innovation Live website —