The Lagos Urban Innovation Challenge 2020

THIS OPPORTUNITY HAS ENDED Overview The world as we know it is rapidly changing and Lagos, projected to become the world’s largest megacity by 2100, already faces significant challenges despite its position as a regional economic hub. These challenges present significant opportunities for entrepreneurs who leverage innovative approaches to build solutions that solve critical issues Read more about The Lagos Urban Innovation Challenge 2020[…]

Africa Edition of the GET Global Challenge 2020: Digital Solutions during COVID-19 and beyond.

THIS OPPORTUNITY HAS ENDED What is the Challenge? The African Leadership University in Collaboration with the Alibaba Business School Global Ecommerce Talent Programme is organizing the Africa edition of the GET Global Challenge 2020. The Challenge is themed: Digital Solutions during COVID-19 and beyond. The Africa edition is a part of the larger Global competition hosted by Read more about Africa Edition of the GET Global Challenge 2020: Digital Solutions during COVID-19 and beyond.[…]

2020 Call for Code Global Challenge – IBM

THIS OPPORTUNITY HAS ENDED OVERVIEW COVID-19 has revealed limits of the systems we take for granted, compromising our health, our planet, and our survival. IBM have expanded their 2020 Call for Code Global Challenge to take on COVID-19, in addition to their commitment to combating climate change. Call for Code initiative is the largest technical Read more about 2020 Call for Code Global Challenge – IBM[…]

Health Security & Pandemics Challenge

at MIT Solve Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is the latest in a series of infectious disease emergencies, including cholera, Ebola, SARS, Chikungunya, HIV/AIDS, and influenza. While scientists and drug developers, with support from governments and multilateral organizations, have been rushing to produce, test, and deliver vaccines and treatments, tech innovators also have a crucial role to Read more about Health Security & Pandemics Challenge[…]

Start Something or Slow Down

‘Learn a new language’‘Start a business’‘Learn a new skill’‘Improve yourself’ During this lock-down period due to Covid-19, we’ve been encouraged via various platforms to look inwards and use the period to read, write, learn and stay active. As worrisome as the times may be, we’ll never have this time again so we should most certainly Read more about Start Something or Slow Down[…]