Tech Events this Week: Data Science Nigeria Bootcamp, CEO Forum 2018, Introduction to VR | AR | MR and Others


Hi everyone, It’s a new week and as usual it is loaded a number of tech events you wouldn’t want to miss. And we at Technext, have curated a list of upcoming events that you might want to be a part of.

This compilation includes tech events coming up between October 8th and 13th, 2018.

CEO Forum 2018

The CEO Forum is an exclusive annual event for top decision-makers to dissect key trends, best practices and
successful business models.

Its 9th edition, the annual gathering converges over 200 senior business leader providing a unique platform for debate around the prevailing challenges that they confront in their various operating environment, share lessons in leadership, innovation and transformation.

Venue: Civic Centre, Victoria Island, Lagos.

Date: Wednesday, October 10th, 2018

Time: 8 am

You can apply here.

Data Science Nigeria Bootcamp

Data Science Nigeria (DSN) Artificial Intelligence (AI) Bootcamp, is designed to addressing analytical gaps in financial inclusion through the use of Deep Learning concepts.

Organized by Data Science Nigeria (DSN) in collaboration with Microsoft, the all expense paid 5-day residential Artificial Intelligence Bootcamp and Hackathon will include students in who have participated in its 90 day preparatory programme.

Venue: Lekki, Lagos

Date: Wednesday 10th – Sunday 14th October 2018.

The Startup Lounge (Business Hangout)

A hangout event for startup entrepreneurs, looking to meet new people and expand their circle. The Startup Lounge is designed to help startup owners interact and connect with mentors, coaches, senior entrepreneurs and potential investors.

The event would be featuring interactive sessions, business games, music, comedy, and refreshments.

Venue: Place, Ikeja, Lagos.

Date: Friday, October 12th, 2018.

Time: 3 pm.

You can click here to get started.

Girls Can Code

In the strive to closing the gender gap in science and technology and to commemorate the International Day of the Girl Child, The Shade of Women Foundation would be organizing an event for young girls 15 and above to help them groom their computer skills.

Note: 50 free slots available for the first lucky registrants.

Venue: Wennovation Hub, Ibadan, Oyo.

Date: Saturday, October 13th, 2018.

Time: 10 am.

Introduction to VR | AR | MR

The VR | AR | MR Meetup is aimed at bringing together: VR/AR professionals, technologists, artists, startups, and students – curious about and using VR/AR technology in innovative ways, to an intense session – to provide them with more learning and development opportunities.

The event would be providing attendees with networking opportunities, VR/AR training, startup/ team support, mentorship opportunity, contribution in creating a viable VR/AR ecosystem.

VR | AR | MR Lagos
VR | AR | MR Lagos

Venue: NG Hub, Sabo Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria.

Date: Saturday, October 13th, 2018.

Time: 10 am

You can click here to get register.

Accounteer SME Owner’s Meetup

In Partnership with Itanna, Fintech startup, Accounteer is organizing an SME meetup tailored strictly for SME owners facing challenges with accessing finance for business expansion or growth.

A meetup, it is designed to help startups discuss with experts and industry leaders on major challenges they are facing in expanding their business and get practical solutions.

Venue: Itanna Enterprise Factory, Iganmu, Lagos.

Date: Saturday, October 13th, 2018.

Time: 10 am

Thank you for reading. Have a great week ahead!

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