Pycon Zimbabwe online crowdfunding campaign has surpassed the original target of €3,600 by 120% about 22 days ahead of the official end of the campaign. PyCon Zimbabwe will be the inaugural Python conference in Zimbabwe. An event that will give an opportunity for Zimbabwean programmers to learn from each other and engage newcomers to programming.
On 07 October 2016, a Harare co-working space called Batanai to Create (B2C) is hosting a hackathon on public finance and accountability. The 12 hour hackathon starts at 8:00am at B2C that is located on the Mezzanine Floor of Batanai Mall along Jason Moyo Avenue in Harare. Registration for the event is already taking place here.
Do you want to easily grow as an entrepreneur? Timothy Mueller a top US entrepreneur currently in the country for the Social Entrepreneurship Bootcamp had some answers to this question asked by many aspiring entrepreneurs. Answering this question during his presentation yesterday at Batanai 2 Create co-working space Timothy said,
On this week’s Food for Thought discussion at the US Embassy Public Affairs Section - Eastgate were three team members of the Udugu Institute who facilitated a discussion on Innovation & Entrepreneurship in Zimbabwe to a record crowd. The three teammates were Udugu Institute founder Dr Lenneiye, Strategic Partnerships and Business Development Coordinator Constantine Nyanzero and Programs Coordinator Irene Chikumbo who are Mandela Washington Fellows for 2016 and 2014 respectively.
Yesterday the Bitmari team hosted a meet and greet event at Rainbow Towers. The Bitmari team used the event to introduce themselves as well as their Bitmari platform that is in beta phase. Bitmari is a bitcoin based platform that is aiming to provide a cheaper way for people to send money to Zimbabwe.