19th CFA’S Startups Hangout, Social Media and Governance, Free Code Camp and Other Tech Events This Week

$150,000 Up for Grabs as the Google News Initiative Innovation Challenge for Journalism Kicks Off in Africa

Happy new month everyone! Ready to get your gears running this week? You are in luck as Technext has collated a list of tech events coming up between July 24 – 29, 2019, that you might want to be part of. Here they are.

19th CFA’s Startups Hangout

Currently in its 19th edition, CFA’s Startups Hangout will focus on how to reposition startups to succeed. The event organised by media platform, CFAtech, is a monthly ecosystem for startups and entrepreneurs to come together, network, and learn.

This edition would be featuring Tunde Coker, Managing Director, Rack Centre.

VenueGoDo.ng, 53 Oladipo Bateye Road, Ikeja, Lagos.

Date: Thursday, July 4, 2019.

Time: 5 pm.

Fireside Chat: Social Media and Governance

Social media has revolutionised the way the public interacts with the government. People can now engage in direct dialogue with politicians, civil officials, and even entire government agencies. It also gives them a chance to engage back.

This meetup will be exploring how important it is for governments to adapt and leverage opportunities.

Venue: Tomruk iHub Multiverse, Plateau, Jos

Date: Friday, July 5, 2019.

Time: 3 pm.

Free Code Camp Meetup

This event is for programming enthusiasts, professionals and newbies. The meetup will feature discussions on some pressing challenges in the programming world and their solutions. The event will also educate users on the best programming languages to learn and easy ways to learn them using the FreeCodeCamp open source curriculum.

Nigerian Self-Taught Developers Are The Third Biggest Users of FreeCodeCamp

Venue: 2 Osolo Way, Ajao Estate, Lagos.

Date: Saturday, July 6, 2019.

Time: 12 pm.

You can click here to be a part of it.

Capacity Development Through Research – Solutions for Science, Health and Environment in Africa

Powered by the Center for Research in Biosciences (CRIB) from the University of the West of England (UWE Bristol), this symposium is focused on the role research can play in supporting growth and development through innovation and collaborative partnerships.

Image result for Research in Africa
Research and Development in Africa

At this event, speakers will discuss the current challenges facing research and development in Nigeria/Africa including the opportunities and possibilities available to enable research and development growth in the country.

Venue: Radisson Blu Anchorage Hotel, VI, Lagos.

Date: Saturday, July 6, 2019.

Time: 10 am.

You can click here to be a part of it.

If you would like to have your event featured on Technext, kindly reach out to us with details via our email: [email protected].

Technext Newsletter

Get the best of Africa’s daily tech to your inbox – first thing every morning.
Join the community now!

Register for Technext Coinference 2023, the Largest blockchain and DeFi Gathering in Africa.

Technext Newsletter

Get the best of Africa’s daily tech to your inbox – first thing every morning.
Join the community now!