Facebook Events Connect Developers And Female Tech Influencers In Kenya

Written by Staff

Facebook hosted a Women in Tech event and a Developer Circles Masterclass in Nairobi, Kenya.

Bringing together the Developer Circle in Nairobi for an evening of networking, Facebook also hosted a Developer Masterclass with 25 Developer Circle leads from across Africa, in an intensive, three-day training course. Exploring Facebook technologies and platform products aimed at enhancing the ecosystem, both events brought together developers to connect, share ideas, learn, and collaborate.

From IT News Africa.

“We want to use our technology and platforms to work with people become entrepreneurs and to build products that can help engage and empower communities,” said Emeka Afigbo, Facebook’s Head of Platform Partnerships for the Middle East and Africa. “Events like the Platform meetup are examples of activities we’re doing on the ground to empower startups and developers to take their businesses to the next level.”

Read more at IT News Africa.