Weekly Tech Events #16: Mumpreneur Tour, FarmHack Hackathon and other tech events happening this week

by | Apr 17, 2017

This week, we have curated events that you should consider attending if you are an entrepreneur, developer, Information Technology (IT) professional or just looking for opportunities in AgricTech. Here is a list of tech events happening this week (Monday, 17th April – Monday, 24th April, 2017).

Mumpreneur Business Review Tour

This April, the mumpreneur.ng team will be touring the city of Lagos in collaboration with coworking hubs and centers run by mumpreneurs. They are looking to meet with ten mumpreneurs in each location for free 30-minute sessions to look over a business challenge they have indicated and proffer solutions.

The Plectrum Hub, CapitalSquare and WellnessPatron Studio will be hosting the Mumpreneur team this week. If you’d like to take advantage of this interesting opportunity, register here.

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The Plectrum Hub Ikeja

Date: Thursday 20th April, 2017.

Time: 9.30am – 5pm.

Venue: 10, Omotayo Ojo Street by Oshopey Plaza, Ikeja, Lagos Nigeria.

CapitalSquare Ikoyi

Date: Wednesday 19th April, 2017.

Time: 9.30am – 5pm.

Venue: 114b Ilupeju St, Dolphin Estate, Lagos, Nigeria.

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CapitalSquare Lekki

Date: Thursday 20th April, 2017.

Time: 9.30am – 5pm.

Venue: 2nd Floor, The Garnet Building, KM 14 Lekki-Epe Expressway, Igbo-Efon, Lekki, Lagos, Nigeria.

WellnessPatron Studio Ikeja

Date: Friday 21st April, 2017.

Time: 9.30am – 5pm.

Venue: 1st Floor Buffalo House, 2, Allen Avenue, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria.

Oracle Database 12c Release Workshop

This event is hosted by Oracle-Workforce Development Program partner – New Horizons in partnership with Oracle University. At the workshop, attendees will explore Oracle University’s curriculum that can help with career development in IT.

To register or reserve a spot, click here.

Date: Thursday, 20th April, 2017.

Time: 10am.

Venue: Wini Group Building. 6, Babatola Drive, Off Obafemi Awolowo way, Behind Awolowo Glass house, Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria.

FarmHack

Farmhack is a 2-day hackathon that brings hackers from all walks of life to combine industry, scholarly approach, and technology to build solutions for agricultural issues in logistics, data analysis, marketing and mechanization.

First event in comes up at University of Ibadan. To sign up for the hackathon, click here.

Date: Friday, 21st April, 2017.

Time: 9am.

Venue: Animal Science Dept Hall, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Oyo State, Nigeria.

Free Pass Friday: Work + Wellness at Capital Square

Once a month, Capital Square hosts a free day of coworking to give freelancers, home workers and people running small businesses an opportunity to get out of their normal space to meet new people. It’s a mix of work, chat, comparing of ideas, passing on tips, and maybe even collaboration on a new project.

This month, the focus is on wellness and work. The wellness and mindfulness session will be hosted by Spa Pampering At Home. Attendance is free, but pre-registration is required.

To register or reserve a spot, click here.

Date: Friday, 21st April, 2017.

Time: 9am – 5pm.

Venue: CapitalSquare Ikoyi, 114B Ilupeju Street Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria.

Global Windows Azure Bootcamp Lagos

The Global Windows Azure Bootcamp Lagos is set to take place this week. Seasoned Cloud Experts/Trainers will be on ground to put the bootcamp attendees on the right track. This Event is Sponsored by Microsoft, InterSwitch and TalentBase

To register for this event, click here.

Date: Saturday, 22nd April, 2017.

Time: 9am.

Venue: Microsoft Nigeria, Civic Towers 6th Floor, Civic Towers Off Ozumba Mbadiwe Road beside Caverton Helicopter, Victoria Island, Lagos, Nigeria.

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Emmanuel Ogunsola
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Damilola Ajiboye
Damilola Ajiboye
5 years ago

You repeated the same address for Capital square Ikeja and lekki. Pls update

Emmanuel Ogunsola
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Thanks Damilola for the feedback. It has been updated.

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