Weekly Tech Events #17: LeadSpace Happy Hour, Usable Meetup and other tech events happening this week

by | Apr 24, 2017

As the month of April comes to an end, we have curated a list of tech events that you should consider attending. Here is a list of tech events happening this week (Monday, 24th April – Monday, 1st May, 2017).

Datalytics Meetup Lagos

Datalytics is a group for anyone interested in data science to interact and share their skills and know-how. At the last meetup, the discussion on what Data Scientists do and the future of Data Science in Nigeria commenced.

This month’s meetup is an extension of what began last month with Derin, Innocent and Elesin leading the conversation on “The Future of Data Science in Nigeria” with practical demo in different domains.


To register or reserve a spot, click here.

Date: Tuesday, 25th April, 2017.

Time: 5:30pm.

Venue: CcHub, 6th Floor, 294 Herbert Macaulay Way, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria.

Digital Social Wednesday

Women Founders Group will be hosting its first edition of Digital Social Wednesday. An event that aims to bring women in business together to train them on digital and social media skills that will help boosts sales and productivity.

Digital Social Wednesday is a medium for women especially those without any form of the tech skills to learn the various strategies and techniques and use these new skills to build a better business and re-enforce their digital marketing.

Interested participants should send their name to this mobile number – +2348038088515 – to register.


Date: Wednesday, 26th April, 2017.

Time: 11am.

Venue: Startup Kano Hub, S268 (Old Sahel Academy), Maiduguri Road Opp Oasis Bakery, Daurawa, Kano, Nigeria.

Usable April Meetup

Usable is a community of UX designers, designers, developers and enthusiast who are interested in designing functional products.  This month Opemipo Aikomo will lead the conversation on The Family of Design: How Other Forms of Design Affect Digital Design.

To register or reserve a spot, click here.

Date: Thursday, 27th April, 2017.

Time: 5:30pm.

Venue: CcHub, 294 Herbert Macaulay Way, Yaba, Lagos, 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.

This monthly meetup is an opportunity for members of LeadSpace and non-members to come together, discuss and potentially collaborate. To register, click here.

Date: Friday, 28th April, 2017.

Time: 4pm.

Venue: LeadSpace, 70 Olonode street off Hughes Alagomeji Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria.

Code Pyramid April Meetup

Code Pyramid is a community of techies and entrepreneurs in Kano. This month’s meetup is packed with interesting activities including a mini hackathon, a product demo session and pitches from startup founders.

The theme for this month is sustainability using technology. To sign up for this meetup, click here.

Date: Saturday, 29th April, 2017.

Time: 2pm.

Venue: Sahel Academy along Maiduguri Road, Opposite Oasis bakery Kano, Nigeria.

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Emmanuel Ogunsola
Emmanuel Ogunsola

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