Virtual Tech Events in Africa: Epic Hour, Healthcare Startup Pitch and The Future of Cities
Hi, everyone. With the increase in online events happening around us, we at Technext have compiled some of them happening across Africa for you. These events come up between April 20 – 25, 2020.
Healthcare Startup Pitch Day
The coronavirus pandemic has seen an increase in attention towards the healthcare space. The Bulb Africa is offering up to $25,000 in investment funding for businesses solving problems in the Healthcare sector.
Interested attendees can sign up for the #AllOverCOVID19 Pitch Day to pitch their solutions and get funding.
Date: Wednesday, April 29, 2020.
Time: 10 AM.
Startups can register here.
Hub One EPIC Hour
An event for the Lagos tech community to learn and network, Epic Hour brings individuals with specific knowledge of the industry to speak to participants.
This time due to the pandemic and lockdown order, the event will be virtual on Zoom. For this edition, the event will feature Mr Olu Akanmu, Executive Director – Retail Banking at First City Monument Bank (FCMB). He will be speaking on “Building Sustainable Business and Commercial Strategy for Start-Ups”.
Date: Friday, April 4, 2020.
Time: 4 pm.
You can here register to get the event link.
The Future of Cities: Change and Continuity
This event is next in the “Future By Design webinar series” and this edition wants to help you learn what the urbanisation challenge is. The event wants to also proffer solutions for more integrated cities and why co-creation is important when we create the future.
The event will feature Dr. Kellie Nuttall of SingularityU and Dr. Geci Karuri-Sebina who leads Deloitte’s Analytics and Artificial Intelligence.
Date: Thursday, April 23, 2020.
Time: 4 PM.
You can be a part here.
Growing as a Software Engineer Working Remotely
Organised by leading tech talent accelerator in Africa, Andela, this event wants to help remote software engineers with insights on how to grow while working remotely.
This edition will be part of the #TalksAtAndela webinar and will be featuring Al Sene, VP of Engineering, DigitalOcean.
Date: Wednesday, April 22, 2020.
Time: 2 PM.
You can be a part here.
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