7th Annual Black Man's Think Tank Conference

Date: Friday, April 11, 2014 to Saturday, April 12, 2014

Location: Sinclair Conference Center, Building 12

The theme of the 2014 conference is Reclaiming the Greatness of the Pyramid Builders.  The Youth portion of the event will offer an immersion in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).

Youth Audience: Friday, April 11, 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

This session is intended for adolescent and young adult males from middle school through undergraduate college. The presentations will address STEM-focused topic areas such as:


  • demand for skilled STEM workers
  • skills, education, and training needed for STEM careers
  • application of basic and specific skills needed for STEM area
  • industries with STEM focus
  • inspiring youth to choose STEM careers


General Audience: Saturday, April 12, 9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Saturday's presentations are open to the general public and will address concepts, principles, values, attitudes, and behaviors which have origins or applications in ancient Egypt (e.g., pre-dynastic through dynastic periods or before 653 BC (before the 25th Dynastic Period)).  All of the presentations will address strategies and programs that educate, inform, inspire, and direct the target audience in the desired focus areas.


The event is free.  A continental breakfast will be provided on Friday morning and lunch will be provided on Saturday.


For more information, contact:

Dr. Bobby J. Beavers