WeThinkCode_ and OYA Venture hosts global She Loves Tech Hackathon
She Loves Tech, which was started in 2013 by Lean In China in Beijing has quickly spread to over 14 cities across the world. This year it will be holding its inaugural African sessions, with the East African Regional held in Nairobi on July 14th and the South African Regional held in Cape Town on 3 – 4 August 2018.
Given WeThinkCode_’s network of developers and focus on training, the South Africa Regional will take on the unique format of a hackathon. During the two day event, there will be workshops focusing on how to pitch a business idea, panels of thought leaders, as well as other mentoring sessions. During the actual women-themed hackathon, teams will be asked to focus on hacking solutions that combat youth unemployment, healthcare, or education – all problems which are deeply relevant to South Africans.
The winning team will win a trip to China for a week-long bootcamp with visits to leading Chinese tech companies and incubators, networking with investors, and cultural Click here to read entire article
Source:: IT News Africa