Weekly Tech Events #20: Reispar Conference 2017, Women Founders Meetup and other Tech Events this week

by | May 15, 2017

This week, we have curated a list of tech events that you should consider attending. They all are happening this week (Monday, 15th May – Monday, 22nd May, 2017).

Mobile West Africa 2017

The Mobile West Africa Conference 2017 would be holding this week with a line up of industry professionals as speakers and panelists.

Date: Wednesday 17th May, – Thursday 18th May, 2017.


Time: 8AM.

Venue: The Whitebaker, 4 Onitolo (Lawrence Road), Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria.

Reispar Conference 2017 on Industry 4.0

The Reispar Conference 2017 on Industry 4.0 is a one day free tech event on the Industrial Internet of Things and Addictive Manufacturing.

The aim of the conference is to bring talented minds in Nigeria interested in IIOT and Addictive Manufacturing. The Conference is for Software Developers, Engineers, Manufacturers, Managers, Maintenance Engineers, Network Engineers, Programmers, Mechanical CAD Engineers, Coders, Startups in IoT/3D Printing, University Students, Tech and Manufacturing enthusiasts, Business Development Managers.

Individuals who want to attend can register now.

Date: Saturday, 20th May, 2017.

Time: 10AM


Venue: Hotels.ng, 3, Birrel Avenue, Off Herbert Macaulay Way, Sabo, Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria.

Ventures Dialogue: Women Founders and Funders Event

Ventures Dialogue, a platform for education, collaboration and dissemination of investment opportunities is hosting a one-day dialogue on Women Founders and Funders.

You can join fellow women founders, advisors and investors for this one day event including an investment masterclass on “How to Pitch to a VC”. There will also be a panel session exploring the experiences of women founders who have raised funding and how to navigate the challenges that are peculiar to female entrepreneurs.

To sign up for this event, click here.

Date: Saturday, 20th May, 2017.

Time: 10AM.

Venue: Seedspace Ikoyi, 23 Agodogba Ave, Parkview Estate, Lagos, Nigeria.

Hackaday Hardware Lagos v2.2

Hackaday Hardware Lagos is a meetup for entrepreneurs and makers in hardware. This meetup focuses on Renewable Energy and discusses the viability of such solutions in Nigeria.

The meetup will feature a discussion between Ademola Adesina (Founder & CEO, Rensource Energy) and Mustapha Abokede (Founder & CIO, Sunstretch Africa) moderated by Kayikunmi Sogo. There will also be an expose on HackChef – an open source recipe guide.

To sign up for this event, click here.

Date: Saturday, 20th May, 2017.

Time: 1PM.

Venue: CapitalSquare, 114b Ilupeju Street, Dolphin Estate, Ikoyi, Lagos, Nigeria.

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