David Silva (https://www.linkedin.com/in/dvidsilva/), is the co-founder of Techqueria, a thriving network for Latinx folks working in or interested in tech. His transition into tech began when David decided to tap on an hold hobby and started doing websites for small businesses. David was an active contributor to the startup community in Colombia, participating in the first startup weekends in the country in 2011, attending events and organizing meetups. In 2013, David moved to the San Francisco Bay Area, where he continued to build on his coding skills. He is now coding software for a streaming platform and co-leads Techqueria.