Weekly Newsletter #59: You're Invited: Accenture X Akala Event

You're Invited: Accenture X Akala Event



Hey BYP Network, 


Happy Wednesday! We're delighted to share that we have a very special invite for you! We want you to join us for this year's Accenture Accelerate Day which will be held in central London on Thursday 20 June 2019.


This annual flagship workshop aims to inspire, celebrate & progress the exceptional talent we have in the Accenture African-Caribbean Network. This year’s Accelerate Day will be about being bold, taking risks and making positive change.


We are delighted to be hosting Akala, activist, rapper, journalist and author who is our key note speaker. You will also have an opportunity to network with our African-Caribbean Network as well as our recruiters. 


To find out more including timings, what's on offer & how to apply, go here.


Can't make it? Why not sign up for our BYP Senior Leadership Conference? We'll have some of the UK's top senior leaders in attendance + special guests from the black community who are making a difference worldwide. It's the perfect chance to speak to recruiters, network with like-minded individuals and be a part of changing the black narrative.


Secure your attendance by purchasing your ticket now.


Wondering what else we have for you this week?


Our earlybird BYP conference tickets are selling fast! Don't miss your chance to attend. Secure your tickets below.


Are you an entrepreneur or founder? MSDUK are offering the chance for you to win up to £100,000! 


We have a brand new BYP blog post from our Nigeria-based guest blogger, Sheriffdeen Tijani, who is talking all about the National Youth Policy and why he supports it.


We've got a host of new roles from Accenture, Logix Resourcing, Miller Heiman Group, Bechtel and many more brilliant organisations, so for your chance to secure your dream role, check it out.



Let's accelerate together!



BYP x Airbnb Beta App Testing




Thanks to all who attended our event last week at Airbnb! For those of you who weren't there, we were welcoming black professionals to test out our new and approved app, our brand vision and ambition for BYP for the next year, and why all should be attending our Senior Leadership Conference.


Want to find out more? Read the blog & watch the video here.





 Our early bird tickets for this year's BYP Leadership Conference are selling fast. Make sure you don't miss your chance to attend our Senior Leadership Conference for £89!

On Tuesday 3rd September 2019, we'll be welcoming black professionals, senior leaders and special guests from across the UK. Do you want to learn leadership skills from senior leaders and innovative companies that are creating impact and making waves? If so, make sure you secure your attendance by purchasing your ticket now.

Speakers will include Andrew Pearce (Managing Director of Accenture), David Villa Clarke (Managing Director of Aleto Foundation), Renee Hunt (Director of Group Platforms at Sky), Pamela Hutchinson (Global Head of D&I of Bloomberg), and we'll have talks on Diversity & Inclusion, Negotiating Pay, Mindfulness, and more.


Make sure you don't miss out - only 19 days left to purchase your ticket at earlybird prices!

Download our Delegate Brochure Here for more information



Are you a founder?
MSDUK want you!




Are you an innovative startup looking to build or grow your business?


MSDUK Innovation Challenge is open for ethnic minority founders helping access to market, global brands & investors. APPLY before 14th June to win £5000, mentoring, scholarships & more.


Apply here



Refer your company and earn with BYP!




Want to help us? Can you connect us to your employer? 


If you work at a company & think they'd be perfect for exhibiting to our 800 black professionals and delegates at our Senior Leadership Conference, then now's the chance to nominate them! We particularly want to engage with black senior leaders, talent & other innovative companies who believe in diversity and inclusion.

We're looking to speak to someone in your organisation who works in:

Talent Acquisition
Employer Branding
Diversity & Inclusion


Fill in our form here & we'll send you an email template to forward on. 

For every successful referral, we'll pay you £100!



Sheriffdeen Tijani talks National Youth Policy