Open Collaboration for African Techies
The Council of Young African Leaders in collaboration with Le Club de l’économie et de la Finance Africaine (Le CLEFA) is holding a 3-day conference in Douala focused on career and business development August 27-29. The conference will culminate with a business plan competition. The winner will receive $2,000 (USD) to kick-start their business. The deadline to submit a business […]
Join the entrepreneurial community at ActivSpaces to be among the first in the world to view the first episode of Startupland! This special event is in partnership with the United Nations Foundation, World Bank, infoDev and UP Global. Startupland is a documentary series, the first of its kind, that followed five founders through a startup […]
Some people still wonder what the point of a “barcamp” is… Cameroon’s campers think it’s great for the tech community to get together, share our experiences, promote each other, find avenues for collaboration and just network. But here are a few reasons why BarCamp Cameroon 2013, held last weekend on October 26th at UIDB, […]
This is a message from the BarCamp Cameroon 2013 committee (http://blog.barcampcameroon.org/). – Dear Campers, We hope you’re all excited and getting ready for BarCamp Cameroon 2013. There are a few reminders and pointers that we’d like to give you to help prepare you for the event. Tickets Please do well to print out your tickets […]
From uncomfortable seating to the practically nonexistent schedules, travelling in Cameroon by public transportation is often a hassle. One startup is trying to make it easier for Cameroonians to reserve seats and purchase bus tickets while simultaneously rendering a real-time accounting solution to the transportation agencies involved. We recently caught up with Acha Nelson, Co-Founder […]
This blog is a resource for news, project updates, member profiles and community events at ActivSpaces, an open collaboration space, innovation hub and startup incubator for African techies. Based in Buea, Cameroon.