Black History Month Calendar - updated

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After getting a ton of messages about last week's Google event, I thought I would very quickly pull this event calendar together so you can see some of the creative events happening across the city, this Black History Month. And there are a lot! With just a week and a bit left here is the updated one!

Updated daily as people send me more. :) In no particular order so check those dates!


GS - MBrace - Fri 26 October 2018 - At City Hall
Generation Success are proud to welcome a panel of leading BME business leaders who will be sharing their career journey and secrets to their success with the Generation Success network.

Capital Enterprise, YSYS, Diversity VC - Tue 30 October 2018
An exclusive showcase of OneTech partners and activities. OneTech is a unique and ambitious movement to increase opportunities for female and BAME founders.

EY Black Network Annual Black Tie Ball 2018 - Friday 26 October 2018
The UK Black Business Show has been created to inspire and connect black business owners and professionals working in various industries. Through business exhibitions, deep-dive workshops, interactive panels and seminars, delivered by industry pioneers, this event will enable personal, professional and corporate development.
PASSWORD NEEDED SO EMAIL [email protected] for information.

GLOBAL7, WHERE TALENT MEETS OPPORTUNITY, we love and are passionate about creativity and education, with this vision the goal is to champion the empowerment of women and girls and to promote culture and diversity across the globe in entertainment.

Girls, Lets talk with the Mandem - Queen of Hoxton - Tues Oct 30 2018
Girls lets talk will be a special edition for Black History Month...Join us for an intimate conversation discussing the impact of traditions, and generational wealth within the black community. Everyone is welcome to come and vibe with us and celebrate the month of Black history.

Black Girl Magic: Celebrating Our Success - Wed 24 October 2018
An evening to celebrate the magic of black women. The event will be hosted by Florence Eshalomi, London Assembly Member for Lambeth and Southwark.

Finding your passion - The Junior Network - 23rd Oct 2018

Common Thread: The Talk - 23 Oct 2018
The Talk will be hosted by actress and dancer Kelechi Okafor and our panellists will include graffiti artist Dreph, music journalist Jesse Bernard who has written for NME, FADER, Crack, Dazed, and Complex, and visual artist Simone Brewster.

Changing the Narrative: The Route to Black Owned Spaces - Garden Court Chambers -Wed Oct 24 2018
Join us for an evening of discussion and light snacks for our Black History Month event. In addition to our panellists elucidating their experiences in attaining their positions, we will be incisively exploring how Black owned businesses & innovative Black owned spaces are changing the narrative for Black Britons.

Alternative Skills Academy: Founders and Entrepreneurs at Facebook - 27th Oct 2018
Success Looks Like You supported by Foundervine, PowerCircle and Naylo Events Management will bring workshops facilitated by black industry experts, covering six key topics; leadership, financial management, project planning, creative thinking, digital marketing, sales.

Shop & Social – Female Marketplace Event
A programme packed with games stations, personal styling, hair demos, live performance and a live “get to know the women in business” Q&A sessions exploring topics of identity and colourism with special guest female leaders Co-Owner of The Black Magic Network Annika Allen, DJ & Presenter Melody Kane, Founder of Da Comeup & Sabrina Hunter Entertainment Manager to Princess k & Dem 3 ask representing various industries with Nina Rose TV.

THE BLACK AWARDS. Friday October 26, 2018 Trafalgar Square, London.
Join us to end Black History Month in the most memorable way- celebrating young black excellence.

Access VFX Power Panel | Celebrating Inspirational People In The VFX & Creative Industry - 30 October 2018
ACCESS:VFX and The University of West London have teamed up to promote inspirational people in the Visual Effects and Creative industry, through a panel and networking event to inspire the next generation.