Women in Tech Week by Women in Tech Africa

Women in Tech Week by Women in Tech Africa
past 30 days ago

Starts: Monday, 26 September, 2016 06:00am

Ends: Monday, 26 September, 2016 09:00am

Event Details

The internationally recognized largest women’s group in Africa, Women in Tech Africa (WITA) is organizing its annual Women in Tech Week event, this September, from 26th – 30th September. The week-long event is simultaneously taking place in 40 countries with 400 event tracks with over 40,000 participants and over 400,000 social media impressions. Sponsors include SAP, EDEL Technology Consulting,WeCreate Kenya, ISpace Foundation,Kawa Moka

Find events in your city here http://techweek.womenintechafrica.com/

The week-long event will simultaneously take place in countries such as Kenya, Ghana, South Africa, Nigeria, Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, Mauritius, Botswana, Cape Verde, China, Germany, United States of America, Canada, Belgium, UK with events supporting the growth of women in technology and the African growth using technology. 

 Find events in your city here http://techweek.womenintechafrica.com/

Additionally Women in Tech Week also gives individuals and organizations the opportunity to create their own user generated women in tech week to enable a global collective impact using technology. Our City Organizer for Abuja will be training over 800 pupils in villages outside Abuja on coding. http://www.womenintechafrica.com/2016/09/01/organise-your-event-women-in-tech-week/

 Find events in your city here http://techweek.womenintechafrica.com/


Women in Tech Week, is a great opportunity for women globally to come together to network, share and empower each other to improve and push forward the technology growth agenda. Each Day of the Week interrogates the different aspects of growth for leadership and technology such as;


  • Technology Day     – DAY 1
  • Leadership Day      – DAY 2
  • Entrepreneur Day   – DAY 3
  • Work – Life Day      - DAY 4
  • Talent Day              - DAY 5


Under these themes topics that would be discussed include, Women in Leadership, Digital Africa, Social Enterprise, Work - Life Balance, Security, Innovation and Technology for the Next Generation among others.