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Python Advanced (Part II)

Coders4Africa Team

Saturday, October 13, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM (GMT)

Python Advanced (Part II)

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Python is a remarkably powerful dynamic programming language that is used in a wide variety of application domains. Python is often compared to Tcl, Perl, Ruby, Scheme or Java. Some of its key distinguishing features include:

  • very clear, readable syntax
  • strong introspection capabilities
  • intuitive object orientation
  • natural expression of procedural code
  • full modularity, supporting hierarchical packages
  • exception-based error handling
  • very high level dynamic data types
  • extensive standard libraries and third party modules for virtually every task
  • extensions and modules easily written in C, C++ (or Java for Jython, or .NET languages for IronPython)
  • embeddable within applications as a scripting interface

Bwatuti Elisha Sammy (Trainer)

Currently is  a student at Strathmore University currently pursuing Bachelor of Science in Informatics and the Operations Manager of Tatua Devel Ltd. I have specialized in computer and mobile programming. This includes web development, stand alone systems and mobile applications. I have a Diploma in Business with Information Technology and several awards for taking part in Information Technology curriculums. I am very interested in carrying out new and challenging activities.

Proficient with a vast array of programming languages, concepts and technologies, including:

  • Android, Java, C++,
  • Python
  • PHP, CSS,HTML, JavaScript,
  • Windows, UNIX,LINUX
  • Course Management System(E-Learning)
  • .NET Framework(VB) MySQL Network fundamentals Library Catalog System

Awards and Achievements

  • Community Attachment, Mama Lucy Kibaki Hospital 2012
  • Project Management Master Classes, I-Hub Centre 2012
  • Global Social Venture Competition (Asia-Africa): M-Calc Finalists, 2012
  • Apps4Africa: M-Calc Runners-Up, 2012
  • Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology: Involved in setting up the
  • library system: http://nm-aist.ac.tz/library/ , 2011
  • Global Social Venture Competition: Runners-Up in business plan making, 2011
  • Water Hackathon: TatuaMaji won the second Runners-Up, 2011
  • Garage48: M-Calc (http://mkulimacalc.org)won best public service application, 2011
  • Android Mobile Application Certificate, Strathmore 2011
  • Created online shops with CommerceV3, 2011
  • J2ME Application Certificate, Strathmore 2010

Place: @ilab Africa

          4th Floor

          Safaricom Lab

Time: 10:00am to 1:00pm

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Strathmore University @ilab Africa



Saturday, October 13, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM (GMT)


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Coders4Africa Team

 

 

Our Mission:

To create and support a Pan-African community of competent, internationally certified IT professionals focused on developing the IT tools for African Agriculture, Business, Education, Health Care, Government and general Social needs.

 

STRATEGY:

To leverage the rapid development and evolution of the wireless communications and Internet access platform in Africa to educate, certify and continue to support a 1000+ cadre of IT professionals.


GOALS:

  • To educate and accredit 1000 Pan-African software developers utilizing mobile, web and database development platforms by 2016.
  • To build capacity by introducing DevHubs across Africa, providing developers an open space to innovate and create solutions that solve problems their community faces.
  • To create, via these solutions, economic development and growth across local communities, including the smallest farmers and businesses.
  • To utilize the Pan-African community of IT professionals to create free Open Source solutions that respond to local African problems and demand.
  • To stimulate growth of the African software industry by tapping into local talent and human resources.
  • To assure the Pan-African community becomes a catalyst, playing a prominent role in providing technology-based tools in Agriculture, Business, Education, Health Care, Government and general Social needs.

COMPANY STRUCTURE:

Coders4Africa is an independent nonprofit organization that provides training, education and development infrastructure, logistics and intellectual support to IT professionals in Africa. In accordance with the Coders4Africa Charter, the Coders4Africa Board provides leadership, and makes program decisions. The organization's activities are enhanced by the active participation of its members. Coders4Africa membership consists of software developers and computer science students funded by the organization, and associates and partners with membership granted by the Coders4Africa principals.

 

 

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