Its a one week boot camp with some of the finest young mentors in the industry.
Akure is the City.
NEST labs is the platform that is set to shock the world with mind blowing research and development innovations.
PlanetNEST, a fast growing technology company that is committed to building a skilled Africa is organizing a one week boot camp for about 30 developers and tech enthusiasts to beam the spot light on creating innovative next generation solutions that will help actualize the dream of a digitally compliant Africa, and by extension, the world at large. Participants will be exposed to young mentors from world class companies like Andela,Microsoft, Cisco,CCHub, Placements.com.ng, Popstand.com, flutterwave, PTAD, konga.com, Dev’sDistrict, FourthCanvas and NEST.
The list of mentors include: Aboluwarin Kitan-David, Banjo Mofesola Paul and Victor Afolabi (NEST), Victor Fatanmi (FourthCanvas), Usman Abiola (Flutterwave),Toni Solarin(Andela), Ayomide Aregbede (Popstand.com), Tolu Ogundipe (CISCO), Emmanuel Odunlade(Dev’sDistrict),Tayo Fagbohun (placements.com.ng), Eyitemi(CCHUB) and Lawrence Agbani (konga.com).
The more globally relevant solutions we can build, the more we can change the narrative and engage the necessary funds and skills to bring socio- economic development to Africa.
In a chat with NEST’s CEO,Aboluwarin Kitan-David, he explains that the development which will focus majorly on Research and Development is aimed at engendering ground breaking innovations in the area of Software Engineering.
“The major aim of NEST LAB is to help solve problems in Africa communities…indigenous solutions that can compete on global scale. The objective is to create innovations that will connect Africans with the needed technological tools and skills that will help the continent leverage on the imminent digital boom” – Kitan Aboluwarin.
With the line up of mentors and awesome participants for the boot-camp, we believe the journey has just begun;Nest labs is taking it to the next level.