The Tech4Africa schedule has been updated, over at:http://tech4africa.com/event/
Tech4Africa /Â 03 July 2013Â / FREE ENTRY
08:00Â Registration with Tea & Coffee
09:30Â Welcome introduction: Tech4Africa & IBM IDR/GEP
Lisa Philips (Head of DFID Kenya)
David Taverner, Head of Strategy, GSMA M4D
Martin Harris (Head of Technology, GSMA M4D).
This session will cover:
1. Overview of DFID and their involvement in supporting the Tech eco-system.
2. Overview of GSMA and M4D and outline of a current joint project with DFID in Kenya.
3. Outline of some recent mobile tech implementation learnings.
10:30Â Startup Presentations commence
12:00Â Keynote: Tales from the Trenches: Taking Everlytic to market
12:30Â Keynote: Lessons learned from implementing mobile products across Africa (Kashfi Mahmud, Praekelt Foundation)
14:00Â IBM GEP Success Stories
How to Contribute to Mozilla Localization (Arky, Mozilla)
Talk is cheap. Execution is everything. Product management in the ADD world of today. (Gareth Knight, Tech4Africa, Wedo)
Growth Hacking on App Stores (Trevor Kimenye, Sprout)
16:30Â Announcement of the IBM Smart Camp winner
Winner will go to the interview stage of the Johannesburg IBM Smart Camp in October
17:00Â Closing remarks
FREE networking drinks & after party afterwards.
10:30Â Why you should deliver your code continuously, and why youâ€™ll become rockstars because of it! (VinÃcius Andrade, Thoughtworks)
11:15Â Mapping Africa with location services â€“ maps, routes, traffic, search (MapIT / TomTom Africa)
14:00Â Building & Deploying apps on different mobile platforms (IBM)