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How to Change the World through Innovation, Diversity, and Venture Capital

  • Booz Allen Hamilton Innovation Center (map)

Technology has the ability to make changes in local and global communities. Join for a conversation on the importance of using technology for public purpose and the ways that it can make positively have a social impact.


Marlene Aquino

Chief Diversity Officer, Booz Allen Hamilton

For more than 18 years, Marlene Aquino has been a trailblazing leader at Booz Allen Hamilton, where she has spearheaded ground-breaking solutions for both her clients' and the firm's unique challenges. Today, as Booz Allen Hamilton's Chief Diversity Officer, Marlene leads enterprise-wide... Read More →


Closing Remarks from Rey Ramsey

CEO, Centri Capital

Rey Ramsey is CEO of Centri Capital and Director at Centri Communities. He has devoted his career to building and leading social enterprises with a particular emphasis on housing equity and expanding access to technology in low-income communities. After serving as Oregon‘s Director... Read More →

Susan Penfield

Chief Innovation Officer, Booz Allen Hamilton

Susan Penfield is Booz Allen’s Chief Innovation Officer and member of the Firm’s leadership team. Susan’s charge is to advance the Firm’s innovation journey by building and scaling new functional capabilities, cultivating the technical talent of tomorrow, and launching a... Read More →

Duane C. McKnight

General Partner, DC Inclusive Innovation Fund

Mr. McKnight is a founding member of MFP, the general partner of the DC Inclusive Innovation Fund, LP (“DCIIF”), an early stage growth equity fund focused on tech-enabled companies headed by underrepresented entrepreneurs. He was previously one the Managing Members of Syncom Venture... Read More →

Monday September 9, 2019 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Booz Allen Hamilton Innovation Center 901 15th Street NW, Washington DC

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