Silicon Harlem

Envisioning the Technological Future of Harlem





Chris Levandos, Clayton Banks, Gale Brewer, Bruce Lincoln @ Google I/O event

An interview about Silicon Harlem


Great Evening with Funk Flex, Tiffany Hardin and Rodney Williams – MobileLife

Tech Talk with Charlie and Friends – Featuring Andrea Taylor
Silicon Harlem's Banks, Taylor, Rangel and Lincoln  1 photo by Melvin McCray McCray
01. Purpose

People come to network around technology, entrepreneurship, music, arts and culture, social innovation and urban environmentalism.

02. Strategy

A host committee of experts curate content relevant to a multicultural audience. Silicon Harlem uses state of the art multimedia to support an immersive experience.

03. Collaboration

Collaboration is working with each other to do a task. It is a recursive process where two or more people or organizations work together to realize shared goals.

04. Success

Silicon Harlem is determined to develop a comprehensive strategic technology plan for multicultural America. We see Harlem as the nexus to our success.

Our Team

Bruce Lincoln
Executive Producer

Bruce Lincoln is an educational technologist, a design scientist, and a high speed network developer. He was the first Ford Fellow in Educational Technology in the United States, and since then has been involved in a variety of research, design, and development projects.

Clayton Banks
Executive Producer

Banks has been a pioneer in the cable and communications industry for over two decades. He leads the vision for Ember Media, a development group that builds digital solutions and interactive applications for entertainment and advertising brands across multiple platforms.

Emelyn Stuart

Emelyn is dedicated to building a new industry without glass ceilings! Stuart Films is producing projects that are diverse and can reach a universal audience. She has sponsored many community initiatives and small businesses through Stuart Films. Active in Film Festivals.

Eric Hamilton

Eric Hamilton is an internet, web, search marketing and social media veteran with over 20 years of technology work experience. Founder of  The Web Academy.  All courses are taught online.

Gigabit Harlem

Leading the race to a next generation digital infrastructure

Silicon Harlem presents Gigabit Harlem

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Transforming Harlem into a Center for Technology Innovation
The ability to attract and retain resources, talent, commercial investment and employment opportunities.

Gigabit Harlem is an outgrowth of the rapid growth of the tech sector in Harlem and it’s designed to galvanize this activity as a way to generate opportunity to bring tech companies and startups to Upper Manhattan while increasing STEM fluency among local schoolchildren.  A Gigabit internet infrastructure is the mission of Silicon Harlem.


Difference Maker

Silicon Harlem has assembled a diverse talented team of mentors focused on making a difference in our community.

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