Google Mountain View Celebrates Black History Month

Google is excited to be partnering with the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), Black Founders and NewMe to host a celebration in honor of Black History Month. We look forward to welcoming members of the Bay Area community to the Google Headquarters in Mountain View on Tuesday February 5, 2013 for an evening of talks, networking, snacks and entertainment.

Register here: https://blackhistorymonthmv.eventbrite.com

Diversity at Google
At Google, we don’t just accept difference – we thrive on it. We celebrate it. And we support it, for the benefit of our employees, our users, and our culture.

Having Googlers with a diversity of perspectives, ideas, and cultures leads to the creation of better products and services. By encouraging people to be themselves and supporting them in their interests and passions, we’re able to do cool things that matter.

To learn more about Google's diversity efforts visit Diversity@Google and check out our Annual Diversity Report.

To learn more about our partners, please visit the parent sites for NSBE, NewMe, Black Founders and SHPE.

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  • EBony K.

    What was the main purpose/root of the discussion at the black history celebration ?
    Where there any inventors who presented there patentt?
    What where some of the services and inventions presented?

    February 9, 2013

    • Steven C.

      Hi Jire,

      I shared my story of a young geek connecting with community and how it influence me to invent:

      Method and system for displaying contextual advertisements with media
      United States 7,739,596

      February 9, 2013

    • EBony K.

      Thanks for responding. In this day in age we all need some type of sure grab method to collect information and retain that info. Something we can reference back to instantly. An media contextual system is idea. This will definitely give us more time to tune into self, health, and love ones. Keep sharing the knowledge.

      February 9, 2013

  • Jason H.

    GOOD STUFF

    February 5, 2013

  • Carla M.

    Anyone driving from Oakland or SF?

    February 5, 2013

    • Jason H.

      SF, but leaving in 30 min. Mail me your contact for further details: [masked]

      February 5, 2013

  • Diyah

    We're excited about tonight's event. However, official registration for this event is on the eventbrite posted in the description. The event is currently sold out. If you did not register on the eventbrite, you may not be able to attend the event.

    1 · February 5, 2013

    • Arianne

      I have an email confirming my attendance, however I do register on the site provided. Should I register and add to the waitlist?

      February 5, 2013

    • Diyah

      If you registered on eventbrite, you should've received an email confirming your registration.

      February 5, 2013

  • Kumi Rauf - The Escape A.

    I'll be on the panel. Feel free to ask a question or 2!

    February 5, 2013

  • Carla M.

    This is amazing!!! Cannot wait!

    February 4, 2013

  • Jason H.

    all time fav. .. Booker T. Washington e.g. The Tuskegee Machine i.e. The Red Tails produced by Steven Spielberge e.g. The Blues Brothers, The Color Purple, Ahmistad, Men in Black, Cowboys & Aliens, and Lincoln (the 2nd Black President) :) {ACCOUNT SUSPENDED}

    February 4, 2013

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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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