Women in Tech Africa Week 2017 Summit

September 19, 2017 – September 23, 2017 all-day Africa/Dar es Salaam
Buni Innovation Hub
Anneth David

IMG_7296-2The Tanzanian chapter of Women in Tech Africa (WiTA) is organizing a Women in Tech week in collaboration with Buni Hub and Buni Divaz. The event, scheduled for 19th-23rd September 2017, is a great opportunity for women globally to network, share and empower each other to improve and push forward Africa’s technology growth agenda.

Applications are invited from young women in Tanzania to participate in the events celebrating African women in science, technology, entrepreneurship and leadership.

Criteria for participation:
• Motivated, inspired Tanzanian female
• Secondary school and/or University student /graduate
• Interested on using science and technology to make an impact in society
• Must participate in the events in all days
• Must be willing to engage in proposal/pitch development for final day

Benefits of participation
• Get inspiration and mentorship from successful women in science, technology, entrepreneurship and leadership
• Get knowledge and skills on social entrepreneurship and selected ICT tools
• Get exposure on opportunities for women in S&T, leadership and entrepreneurship
• Stand a chance to win a WiTA week award
• Meet and network with other young girls at the event

Summary of activities WiTA Week in Tanzania
1 Leadership day Cocktail date: Networking, Advice and Mentorship
2 Mobile and digital commerce day Training: Android apps making, animations making, 3D printing, website making and coding
3 Teach a skill day Practical training: Android apps making, animations making, 3D printing, website making and coding
4 Entrepreneur day Workshop: Social entrepreneurship
Online discussion: “What should be done to include more women in the digital economy in Tanzania?”
5 Awards day Panel discussion: “The Power of leading women in technology” and Awards
There are limited spots for the event. To apply visit the link below, fill and submit the  form. You will be notified if successful selected to take part within one week. For more details contact: anethdavid367@gmail.com

Register here