Date: September 10th 2015
Time : 6pm – 8:30pm
Theme: Women Leadership and the African Technology Dialogue
Target Audience: Women working in the technology sector and technology thought leaders across Africa
Location: iHub Nairobi,4th Floor, Bishop Magua Centre, Ngong Rd, Nairobi, Kenya
We would want you to invite you to attend
Wambui Kenya – Managing Director – Africa at ThoughtWorks
Amrote Abdella -Director, Venture Capital & Start-ups, Microsoft Africa Initiatives
Linet Kwamboka CEO at DataScience LTD (Nairobi)
Amanda Gicharu Kemoli Co-Founder & Program Director Tech Republic Africa
In context of the theme we would l these ideas:
The Climb: playing to your strengths for career leadership
How do we support the entrepreneurs, how can we invest in the businesses that African women want to build/are building.
Entrepreneurship in Africa
Failure and Career Growth
Women in Tech Africa has membership of over 500 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 organize regular activities to provide effective support to women in technology across the African continent.
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