Entries Tagged to 'senegal'
Django Bathily, D-G, Sira Labs talks about: how the idea for Sira Labs came about; the type of start-ups it is incubating; its start-up space in Burkina Faso; and its expansion plans. ... read more
September 27, 2018
Jim Teicher, Founder and Director, CyberSmart Africa talks about: the failure of many edtech projects in Africa and the reasons why; the things built into CyberSmart's device to avoid these issues; what the device can deliver and how; the cost of the device; its trial in Senegalese schools; and CyberSmart's fundraising round.
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September 8, 2017
Binta Coudy De, Co-Founder, JJiguene talks about: its role as the first womens' tech incubator in Africa; the programmes it runs for kids and adults; the attitude of parents to girls coming to their programmes; and the inspiration for setting up the incubator. ... read more
August 6, 2016
Babacar Birane, Co-Founder and CEO, Concree talks about: how the virtual incubator works; how many entrepreneurs there are in the community; examples of successful start-ups it has helped; and its ambition to become Africa's virtual incubator. ... read more
March 29, 2016
Sadibou Sow, Dev Academie talks about: how its open learning space works; how its students become freelancers; the kinds of real work projects students get to do; how it evolved from using lecturers to having mentors; and its expansion plans in 2016. ... read more
February 14, 2016
Serigne Barro, People Input talks about: what this digital agency did when it was launched in 2002; the shift it made in 2010; its Instant Messaging platform Ginger; the VIP Club it runs alongside side ot; its local African stickers; the VoD platform with programmes about former African Presidents; and its plans for the next three years. ... read more
February 14, 2016