Kids Loved WeWork Halloween 2017 In Harlem (Photos)

This year, WeWork is spending its Halloween in Harlem. Working with Children’s Aid Society, WeWork threw a party on Friday for students at Children’s Aid’s Dunlevy Milbank Center that promoted WeWork values of creativity, community, fun and safety. Continue Reading →

Join Silicon Harlem Conference 2017

What would it take for Upper Manhattan to serve as a model of “smart city” corridors of the future while providing a pipeline of fresh talent for 21st-century jobs? Continue Reading →

Why Amazon Should Consider Harlem For Its Second Headquarters

Derived from an article by Geekwire regarding Amazon’s announcement last month that it will begin searching for a second headquarters in North America and we think Harlem is a great option! Continue Reading →

Let Silicon Harlem And NYC Open Data Teach You How To Use The Open Data Portal

DoITT (Department of Information Technology and Telecommunications) pas partnered with Silicon Harlem to teach Harlemites all about how to use the Open Data portal.  Continue Reading →

Silicon Harlem Free Meetup Economic Development Day 2017

On August 10th, 2017, 3pm – 5pm, we will be a part the Silicon Harlem Economic Development Day! All about moving the community forward.  Continue Reading →

NoFoodWasted Wins Haarlem2Harlem 2017 In Harlem

Last Tuesday night on May 30th, 2017, at 9pm local time, Dutch startup NoFoodWasted received good news: founder August de Vocht won the Haarlem2Harlem Pitch Event in New York! Continue Reading →

Harlem 2 Haarlem 2017 An International Pitchfest With Silicon Harlem

Silicon Harlem in Harlem, New York and HaarlemValley in Haarlem, Netherlands are having an International Pitchfest. Continue Reading →

Harlem City Council Candidates To Debate Issues

Candidates vying for the vacant City Council District 9 seat in a February 14 election will debate issues facing East Harlem on Tuesday, Feb. 7th, 2017. Continue Reading →

Affordable Housing, Tech Incubator To Be Built On City-Owned Land In Harlem

A city-owned vacant lot in Central Harlem has been selected for a development project that includes restaurant space, affordable housing units and space for a tech incubator. Continue Reading →

It’s HarlemHavana, Cuba 2017 Time, You Going?

Travel with Silicon Harlem and the Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce for a HarlemHavana Historic International Trip & Technology Exchange in Havana, Cuba in 2017. Continue Reading →

Harlem Entrepreneurs Work To Win Free Office Space

Silicon Harlem Hackathon August 9, 2015 Harlem Week

Budding entrepreneurs in Harlem have the chance to win up to a year of free office space when Co-working company WeWork opens its first location in the neighborhood. Continue Reading →

NBPC Producers Look For The Right Pitch With ‘American Idol’ Type Contest

nbpcThe second annual National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC) Pitch Black Forum will be held on Thursday. The live, interactive pitching session, a spirited battle of content creators participating in the Harlem-based media arts organization’s national 360 Incubator and Fund, will be held at the Jerome L. Greene Performance Space in Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Join The Broadband Matters! Silicon Harlem Conference 2016

silicon harlem conference 2016Over 250 Technology and Media professionals from both the private and public sector join together to envision the technological future of urban markets. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s NBPC’s 360 Incubator And Fund New Selects For Competition

nbpcThe nation’s only nonprofit dedicated solely to media content about the Black experience has selected seven producing teams for its 360 Incubator and Fund where competitors can score up to $150,000 in development funds for their TV and web pilots or interactive/transmedia project. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Clayton Banks Talks Harlem Future On Salon

silicon harlemSalon’s Carrie Sheffield sat down with Silicon Harlem founder Clayton Banks on Monday for a Facebook Live discussion about the unique gentrification infecting Harlem, New York.
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