EVENT SPOTLIGHT: THE SILICON MOUNTAIN CONFERENCE 2016

Hello people..Event spotlight for my fav Tech community!

Silicon Mountain logo

The Buea Tech Community aka Silicon Mountain is pleased to announce that their annual Silicon Mountain Conference is taking a giant step forward and moving the Silicon Mountain Conference to Chariot Hotel Complex on the 18th of June, 2016 with its theme being “Think Global, Build Local” and official hashtags are #smconfb16 and #SiliconMountain.

Silicon Mountain Conference ( SMConf ) is the flagship conference of Buea’s technological community which attracts creatives, programmers and community organizers from Cameroon to the Mount Fako area for a day of code labs, workshops and sessions of inspiration and fun. The event will start with interesting keynotes from Africa’s Digital Leaders such as;

  • Bonnie Fon, the CEO of Bonaventure & Co Ltd, An Investment Banking Firm.
  • Dr. Denis Nkweteyim, the Head of Department for Computer Science at the University of Buea.
  • Fritz Ekwoge Ekwoge, Founder of FeePerfect and developer of the Feem app.
  • Bermond Yange, Co-founder of Colorfluid Design Agency.

Keynotespeakers

After the keynotes, there will be inspirational workshop sessions and presentations on STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) – related topics, Design and Community Management.

This will be followed by presentation by startups and companies of their products and services at the booths to attendees. The conference will close with a two-hour networking session where key startup founders and community managers will liaise with corporate guests, business executives and government officials.

Individuals or organizations interested in getting involved as a sponsor, speaker, startup exhibitor or volunteer should contact info@smconf.org or visit our website www.smconf.org .

Event Partners
partners

The Silicon Mountaineers were featured on BBC..If you missed it check out the video below..It was about time a wider audience knew about what the bright minds, entrepreneurs, innovators of one of Cameroon’s Technology Hubs

 

This should be a good learning and networking opportunity..If you are in Buea this Saturday be sure to check it out at Chariot Hotel

Y.M.
IRepCamer

Author: IRepCamer

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