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August 2015
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iSpace TGIF: Pitch Zone

28th August, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
iSpace Foundation, F618/2 Anumasa, Lokko Streets,146 East X’borg Estates,
Accra, Ghana
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Is entrepreneurship flowing through your veins? Do you have an innovative and viable idea? Or are you looking for co-founders? If your answer is yes, register and make your way to iSpace for the TGIF Pitch Zone on 28th August, 2015 at 6:30pm, as entrepreneurs come together to spark innovation! Come pitch in front of an audience of the brightest minds in the ecosystem and get feedback, meet people, and win some useful prizes. TO PITCH THIS MONTH SIGN UP HERE: http://bit.ly/1DozQLT Slots…

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Scraping Data From The Web Workshop – Tools & Techniques

29th August, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mobile Web Ghana, Westland Blvd Rd, Madina
Accra, Ghana
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Code for Ghana invites journalists, students, software developers, statisticians and everyone who wants to be a part of the Open Data movement to a one day workshop on Tools and Techniques of web scraping at 10am Mobile Web Ghana, 29th August, 2015. The world wide web is replete with open data: billions of web pages with tonnes of information which contain enormous power. This power can transform the way governments, civil society organizations and businesses operate. However, this power is nothing if we…

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September 2015
Free

MEST Talks: Preparing Your Startup for the Global Stage

28th September, 2015 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Meltwater Entrpreneurial School of Technology, 20 Aluguntuguntu Street, East Legon,
Accra, Ghana
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With Andrea Barrica (Venture Partner, 500 Startups) How do you get the attention of global investors? For this month's MEST Talks, 500 Startup's Andrea Barrica explains what the world-renowned seed fund and accelerator program considers when making investment decisions. Come get answers to questions such as: What do international investors look for when investing in African startups? What are common mistakes founders make that hinder global competitiveness? What does it take to scale a business globally? Only 20 seats available. Reserve your…

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October 2015
Free

NEXT BANK FinTech Conference

2nd October, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Meltwater Entrpreneurial School of Technology, 20 Aluguntuguntu Street, East Legon,
Accra, Ghana
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  Next Bank’s Accra Chapter is holding its maiden Fintech conference on Friday 2nd October 2015, hosted by the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology Incubator, Accra. Led by Paul Damalie, the conference’s theme is focused on “designing optimal user experiences for financial products and services”. “Next Bank Accra is expected to host stakeholders from the financial services and technology entrepreneurship ecosystem including designers, regulators, financial institutions and technology entrepreneurs”, says chapter lead Paul Damalie. This conference will feature some of Ghana’s…

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February 2016
Free

Android Study Jam 2016

20th February, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 9th April, 2016 @ 5:00 pm
iSpace Foundation, F618/2 Anumasa, Lokko Streets,146 East X’borg Estates,
Accra, Ghana
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If you are a budding programmer looking to learn android development, or an expert looking to jump ship. This is your opportunity you have been waiting for. GDG Accra, wishes to announce this year's Android Study Jam and invite you, to study. Beginning on the 20th of February, this event will run on only Saturdays.  Thus, this will run from the 20th of February - 9th of April. From 10am to 1pm each saturday. All are invited, it's free. Register @ https://t.co/5ntgt9aAOF Venue:…

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March 2016
Free

Open Data Day, Ghana

5th March, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Mobile Web Ghana, Westland Blvd Rd, Madina
Accra, Ghana
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Code for Ghana together with the National Information Technology Agency is hosting this year's Open Data Day, Ghana at Mobile Web Ghana. The theme for this year's event is “Open Data for a free and fair 2016 elections”. Participants would be expected to scrape, clean, analyse and visualize elections data. At the end of the day, we expect to influence the way Ghana’s 2016 elections is conducted by the Electoral Commission and how it is reported by the various media…

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August 2016
Free

MEST Show & Tell: Meet with Asoriba

4th August, 2016 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
MEST Incubator, 19 Banana Street, East Legon,
Accra, Ghana
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In early 2016, the renowned startup accelerator Techstars launched their first ever Africa program in partnership with Barclays Bank in Cape Town, South Africa. MEST company Asoriba was 1 of 10 fintech companies selected from over 450 applicants. As a member of the inaugural cohort of the Barclays Techstars Accelerator program, Asoriba got to spend 3 months connecting with decision-makers from Barclays Bank and the broader South African business and technology community. Come meet the Asoriba team at MEST and…

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ANDROID DEVELOPMENT BOOTCAMP – No coding needed

6th August, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Computer Science Department, University of Ghana, Legon
Accra, Ghana
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Now, you don't need to be a coder to create Android apps. Build your first ever Android app in just one day, no programming skills needed! Within a period of one year, we have trained over 400 people to create their first android app in just a day. Check out one of our new apps that was made with app inventor: The history of Ghana by MaxGold Apps. MIT App Inventor was created by Google and currently being maintained by MIT. It was made to assist people without programming…

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Garden Chat with MEST Women In Technology

11th August, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Crystal Park Garden, Limann St, East Legon
Accra, Ghana
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This Thursday, 11th August, MEST hosts "Garden Chat with MEST Women in Technology" featuring the Tress Cofounders and Neku Atawodi Over the past years, our women-to-men ratio at MEST has increased significantly. From 10% female entrepreneurs in training (EITs) in 2008 to 30% in 2015. This increase has not been incidental. It's been a huge part of our major goals to deliberately encourage and attract girls and young women – in Africa and diaspora – to take up interest in…

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GDG Progressive Web App Summit

13th August, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
iSpace Foundation, F618/2 Anumasa, Lokko Streets,146 East X’borg Estates,
Accra, Ghana
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This is a delayed(extended) viewing party to gather together people within the tech community in Accra to pour over content released during the just ended Progressive Web Apps Summit. As well have a codelob or two. What is a Progressive Web Application? Find out here or here Now if you feel, you need to have the human factor present after watching and reading the above, feel free to pass by iSpace Foundation . However, register so the team can prepare for you - Register Here If you want…

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