Posts Tagged ‘event’
Mediatech Africa Gears Up for 2013
Saturday, February 9th, 2013

Industry heavy weights and enthusiasts in the live entertainment, audio visual and broadcasting arenas already find themselves in eager anticipation of Africa’s most successful trade exhibition. With a diverse selection of products and the latest technologies in media and entertainment, Mediatech Africa promises an engaging showcase from 17 – 19 July at the Coca Cola Dome, Johannesburg, South Africa. Local and international visitors have ...  [Read more]

TEDxDzorwulu to be held in Accra, Ghana
Thursday, December 8th, 2011

TEDxDzorwulu comes-up in Accra Ghana this Saturday 10th December 2011. Find the full press release from the organizers, below: On Saturday, December 10, 2010, from 8:00AM – 5PM GMT, the inaugural TEDxDzorwulu conference will be held at the African Regent Hotel in Accra Ghana on the theme: Think, Create and Innovate. TEDxDzorwulu will focus on innovation that has taken us beyond traditional thinking and is producing budding Entrepreneurs from ...  [Read more]

Harnessing the full power of WordPress for multimedia publishing – WordCamp CT 2011
Sunday, October 9th, 2011

WordCamp Cape Town 2011 was informative and exciting. I had the opportunity to attend a blog camp that was focused exclusively on WordPress. WordPress is the software that powers this blog, as well as millions of other websites around the world. WordCamp Cape Town was split into two tracks: publisher and technical. I was privileged to speak at the publisher track though I spent most of the day at the developer track. The galaxy of speakers ...  [Read more]

WordCamp Cape Town 2011
Sunday, July 31st, 2011

WordCamp is a conference that focuses on everything WordPress. There have been dozens of such events around the globe in the past, and there will be WordCamps for as long as WordPress continues to exist in its current shape and form. WordCamp Cape Town has been scheduled for 15th September 2011 and will serve as a platform for discussing the latest trends in WordPress, targeting developers and publishers alike. The event fee is only R135 ...  [Read more]

Barcamp Nigeria 2011: Kaduna, Lagos, Abuja, Port Harcourt
Wednesday, January 12th, 2011

The Barcamp Nigeria team is proud to announce the schedule for 2011 Barcamp events. The event was successfully organized two editions in 2009 and 2010, and having listened to the yearnings of tech professionals for engaging events, we are poised to take it further in 2011 by organizing it in various parts of the country. BarCamp is an ‘unconference’ – ad-hoc gathering of people with the simple desire to share and learn in an open ...  [Read more]

BarCamp Ghana 2010 (official statement)
Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

BarCamp Ghana 2010, an ad-hoc gathering where attendees meet for discussions, demos and networking, will take place on December 18 2010 at the Ashesi University campus in Accra. The theme is  “Create dreams, work smart and shape the future”. Following the successes of BarCamp Ghana '08 and BarCamp Ghana '09, regional BarCamp events were organized in Kumasi, Accra and Takoradi and Barcamp Ghana 2010 will crown the year as the national ...  [Read more]

Africa’s most innovative and progressive mobile conference to debut in Lagos, Nigeria in February 2011
Monday, December 13th, 2010

I had the pleasure of attending Mobile Web East Africa in Nairobi Kenya, earlier this year 2010. The event turned out to be well-patronized with mobility experts mostly from East Africa descending on Nairobi for the two-day conference. Granted that we all know the impact of mobile telecoms in Africa, the Kenya event further opened my eyes to the bright reality as the industry players were at hand to share the detailed industry statistics and ...  [Read more]

BarCamp Takoradi 2010 – Leading & Entreprising in an Oil & Technology-Fuelled Economy
Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

The best comes from the west - or so they say. Having gone to Accra and Kumasi earlier this year, the BarCamp train is going to the Western Region of Ghana this November. The coastal city of Takoradi would place host the techies, entrepreneurs, aspiring students and other interested fellows as they meet to discuss "Leading & Entreprising in an Oil & Technology-Fuelled Economy". BarCamp Takoradi 2010 will be at the Takoradi Technical ...  [Read more]

Wednesday, October 6th, 2010

A few Nigerian Internet Entrepreneurs would be meeting to create a stronger community and discuss issues of mutual interest, this weekend. In the words of the organizers: This is the first meet-up of Nigerian Internet Entrepreneurs. It is an avenue for Nigerians that are creating startups to come meet themselves and have some beers. We would be talking about our projects and getting feedback from one another. We are sure we can build the ...  [Read more]

Upcoming BarCamps in Ghana for 2010
Wednesday, September 8th, 2010

The following is an official press release from the BarCamp Ghana organizers: BarCampAccra 2010, ad-hoc gathering where attendees meet for discussions, demos and networking, will take place on October 2nd, 2010 at the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) campus at 20 Aluguntuguntu Street in East Legon, Accra. The theme is be “Creating wealth and employment in a challenging environment”. Following the successes of BarCamp ...  [Read more]