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Downtown Norfolk Takeover!

Nov. 10, 2021 - Nov. 12, 2022

Virginia's Largest Black Business Conference
Powered By Truist X Dominion Energy
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DIAMOND UNIVERSITY:
MAKE BUSINESS AMAZING!

NOVEMBER 10-12

Entrepreneurs, Conference-Goers, Business Owners, Retirees, High School and College Students...

 

Get ready for three days of celebration, networking, and an unforgettable, diamond-level business conference. Learn from cutting-edge thinkers, develop new game-changing skills, and walk away with powerful contacts and a deeper connection to community.

Join us in celebrating seven years of bringing together thousands of businesses large and small across Virginia. With immersive tracks like “Women Who Lead”, “Black Forbes List”, “Commerce St.”, “Impactology” and “The Art of Possible”, you are in for an all-star lineup complete with Continuing Education Credits.

GET YOUR ULTIMATE VIP PASS FROM SEPTEMBER 1-25!

Our early-bird window is the ONLY opportunity to experience BDW as a VIP. 

When you purchase The Ultimate VIP Pass, You also gain full access to Mighty Dream Forum hosted in Norfolk from November 1-3, 2022. Mighty Dream Forum is is an annual gathering of global business leaders advancing diversity, equity and inclusion within their organizations. The multi-day forum of thought leadership, idea exchange, networking, progressive conversation and engaging food & entertainment experiences is designed to broker honest, direct dialogue and relationships that accelerate the progress many are already demonstrating. Learn more HERE!

We’ve packed in tons of surprises and even more opportunities for networking and getting more eyes on your business. All that's missing is YOU!

 
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Explosive Conference Tracks

50

Sessions to include fireside chats, workshops, panels,
and Ted-Style talks

70

70+ Hours of Diamond University replays + Continuing Education Credits
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RESERVE YOUR ROOM

Just a short ferry ride across the river, plan your three-day stay at The Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel! Book today to receive our social discount.

2021 RECAP

 
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Veronica Meade,
Atty, V. Meade Law, PLLC

I made so many notes, prompting me to modify my goals. I can’t thank you and your team enough for this extremely informative conference.

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Arleigh Hatcher,
Owner, Heart to Heart Career Training Center;
Co-Owner, Peek of Joy 3D Ultrasound & Spa

This is solving so many problems for me, I’ve been wanting to get into real-estate investing for a while! 

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Keisha Branch,
Director, Office of Program and Project Excellence, Hampton Roads Transit

Black Diamond Weekend has been great! Thank you so much for having me as a speaker and allowing me access to all the other dynamic and talented speakers. I’ve enjoyed it. You looked beautiful opening night by the way! Your tech support has

been stellar!

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Get Your Hands On An ULTIMATE VIP PASS UNTIL SEPTEMBER 25, 2022!

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