Women in Tech Africa(Kenya) Entrepreneur Show case event

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Caramel Restaurant & Lounge,ABC Place,Waiyaki Way,Westlands,Nairobi

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Women in Tech Africa invites you ..

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Taking Opportunities

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Time : 11th November 2015

Time: 6pm-9pm

Venue:Caramel Restaurant & Lounge,ABC Place,Waiyaki Way,Westlands,Nairobi


Speakers

Vera Rosauer IBM External Relations Leader (will introduce IBM and give an overall overview of what it is they do do in Africa)



Jean Wanjiku Munyaka IT Architect

Perrin Clark Co-Founder & CEO |The Dev School


Dr Shikoh Gitau Technology Innovations for Inclusive Growth Lead Africa Development Bank (AfDB)

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SHOWCASERS

1. IBM showcase their Bluemix capabilities. Bluemix is a platform for developers.

2. The Dev School Nairobi. Kenya's first coding school with a mission of providing educational equality for all Africans through the power of learning to code.

3. Farm Drive: a tech-driven social enterprise committed to unlocking access to credit to underserved smallholder farmers (company info and bio of founders and photos attached).

Women in Tech Africa has membership of women in over 30 countries in Africa and will be launching Chapters in South Africa, Nigeria, Uganda, Kenya, Zambia and Canada in addition to Ghana by December 2015

About Women in tech Africa

In order to identify and learn from other Women in Technology across Africa, Women in Technology across Africa spear headed and run the first Pan African women in tech virtual meet up which brought together over 150 women in technology roles across Africa and was featured in CNN.

The success of this process resulted in an established a formal Pan-African Network of Women in Technology to organise regular activities to provide effective support to women in technology across the African continent.

Women in Tech Africa’s Vision is three fold

  • Creating today’s female leaders and role Models for tomorrow’s Women
  • Showing the world what a strong African woman in capable of achieving
  • Support African growth through technology

Women in Tech Africa is the brainchild of ICT4D GH Foundation

Women in Tech Africa routinely runs event across Africa including:

  • First Pan African Women in Tech virtual conference
  • Quarterly meetings in Ghana showcasing successful women in tech in that country including head of Google, head of Microsoft Africa
  • Joint Women and Tech and USAID Program on the subject of women and technology, the future of Africa
  • Women in Technology sessions in Lagos Nigeria at Africa biggest social media event , social media Lagos
  • Training for Women Entrepreneurs on the use on technology for business growth

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Caramel Restaurant & Lounge,ABC Place,Waiyaki Way,Westlands,Nairobi

Kenya

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Organizer Women in Tech Africa

Organizer of Women in Tech Africa(Kenya) Entrepreneur Show case event

Ethel Cofie(Ghana)  CEO Of EDEL Technology Consulting in Ghana and the UK .SHe is also Founder of Women in Tech Africa

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