Tech Events for this Week: Figma X GitHub Lagos Hackathon, AfricArena Tour – Lagos, Social Media Week Hangout

More learning opportunities are available this new week, as we give you some Tech Events you wouldn’t want to miss. This event will run from July 16th to 21st, 2018.

Social Media Week Hangout

Tech Events for this Week:  Figma X GitHub Lagos Hackathon, AfricArena Tour – Lagos, Social Media Week Hangout

 
Social Media Week Hangout is a day-long conference that is aimed at bringing together thought leaders, key stakeholders, students and the general public to explore issues that are important for the modern and a connected world. With a view of making it the largest tech, new media business conference in South-west region of Nigeria attracting some of the region’s future leaders and thinkers, top brands, professionals, learners, the government and creative minds. The 2018 edition of the conference will focus on the great achievements in Science and Technology as well as Entrepreneurship of Nigeria, give participants the chance to connect and collaborate together as well as chart a new course for the future.

Venue: D.E.T Conference Centre, Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo
Date: Tue, Jul 17, 2018
Time: 9:00 AM
You can Click here to register for just ₦1000

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AfricArena Tour – Lagos

Tech Events for this Week:  Figma X GitHub Lagos Hackathon, AfricArena Tour – Lagos, Social Media Week Hangout

AfricArena would be touring Lagos for a pitch event to select the best startups that would take part in a grand finale on 15 & 16 November in Capetown. Startups would be given 3 mins to pitch innovative solutions to pressing challenges in the travel and energy sectors. The event would also feature a panel discussion with stakeholders of the tech ecosystem.

Venue: MEST Lagos, 19b Adeyemi Lawanson Road, Lagos.
Date: Wed. 18th, 2018
Time: 3:00 PM
You can Click here to register

IBM Analytics Session

Tech Events for this Week:  Figma X GitHub Lagos Hackathon, AfricArena Tour – Lagos, Social Media Week Hangout

The initiative, “IBM Digital – Nation Africa” is a programme that would be using cloud-based learning platforms designed to train African youths on analytics and it’s use cases in different industries to help them build innovative solutions.

Venue: IBM Innovation Center, Churchgate Street, Lagos
Date: Wed. July 18, 2018
Time: 12:00 PM
You can Click here to register

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Figma & GitHub Lagos Hackathon

Tech Events for this Week:  Figma X GitHub Lagos Hackathon, AfricArena Tour – Lagos, Social Media Week Hangout

The Figma & GitHub Hackathon 2018 is organized for Designers and developers/coders to compete and collaborate as a member of a team to come up with an idea and turn it into a functioning prototype. The Figma x GitHub hackathon is targeted at designers and developers using both Figma & GitHub tools. 

Venue: MEST Incubator Lagos, 19B Adeyemi Lawson St Ikoyi, Lagos
Date: Saturday 21st – Sunday 22nd July 2018
Time: 9:00 PM
You can Click here to register