Weekly Tech Events #13: StartUP Friday, Usable Meetup and other tech events happening this week

by | Mar 27, 2017

This week, we have curated tech events that you should consider attending. Here is a list of tech events happening this week (Monday, 27th March – Monday, 3rd April, 2017).

Usable Meetup

Usable is a community of individuals who are interested in building beautiful & functional products. At the monthly meetups, topics relating to user experience (UX) is discussed.

Date: Thursday, 30th March, 2017.

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Time: 5:30pm.

Venue: Co-Creation Hub, 294 Herbert Macaulay way, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria.

StartUP Friday in Kaduna

The sixth edition of the StartUP Friday program is scheduled to hold this week in Kaduna, Nigeria. StartUP Friday is a program of the Office for ICT Innovation and Entrepreneurship (OIIE), a subsidiary under NITDA.

The meetup is designed to promote and encourage new start-ups and foster relationships with investors, mentors and successful start-ups.

To register or reserve a spot, click here.

Date: Friday, 31st March, 2017.

Time: 2pm.

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Venue: Sir Ahmadu Bello Memorial Foundation, Race Course Road, Kaduna, Nigeria

Leadspace Happy Hour

Happy Hour by Leadspace is an effort at making helping techies find some balance in their work life. It’s a time to network, learn about other businesses and meet other entrepreneurs within the ecosystem.

Date: Friday, 31st March, 2017.

Time: 4pm.

Venue: 70, Olonade Street, Alagomeji, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria.

Downtime at CoLab, Kaduna

Downtime is dedicated to unwinding after a long week. Interested attendees should be ready to play game consoles for FIFA, PES, and a couple of other games available at the event.

Date: Saturday, 1st April, 2017.

Time: 12pm

Venue: CoLab, 4, Barnawa Close, off Gongola road, Barnawa Kaduna, Nigeria.

Bolé In Technology

The Olotu Square developers community in Port Harcourt is hosting tech developers to a three hours developer hangout to network on roasted plaintain, roasted potato, roasted yam, roasted fish, salad and drinks.

The meetup will also feature a Bolé developers competition.

It will also feature tech professionals from the Oil and Gas, business, economics, education and engineering sector.

You can submit your codes here to enter for the competition. Prices to be won include;

  • 1st Price: 1 year Unlimited Website Hosting account sponsored by Broaddrive + 1 month FREE co-working space with OlotuSquare + Google UV glasses + The biggest fish.
  • 2nd Price: 1 month FREE co-working space with OlotuSquare + Google UV glasses + the big fish.

To register or reserve a spot, click here.

Date: Sunday, 2nd April, 2017.

Time: 3 – 6pm.

Venue: Olotu Square, Khana Street, Dline, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, Nigeria.

Development with React JS

CoLab in conjunction with nHub is organizing an event to help developers learn more about React JS.

Date: Monday, 3rd April, 2017.

Time: 2:30pm.

Venue: CoLab, 4, Barnawa Close, off Gongola road, Barnawa Kaduna, Nigeria.

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