Driven by the Company’s core tenet of Gender Inclusion and Diversity, Venture Garden Group is excited to announce that it will be hosting its annual Female Developers Hangout themed ‘Techstar Amazon’ on Saturday, November 24th, 2018, at Vibranium Valley.
Date: Saturday, November 24th, 2018
Time: 11 am
The event which seeks to bring together females in software engineering, data analysis, and sciences, hosting and network infrastructure, quality assurance, secondary school students in STEM and leading women in the tech industry is the largest gathering of females in Technology in Nigeria. The event will feature panel style conversations, short keynotes, games, and networking. Scheduled to speak at the event are:
- Onajite Emerhor, Head of Operations, Google Launchpad Accelerator Africa
- Adia Sowho, Managing Director, Mines.io
- Lola Ekugo, Head, Digital Innovation Labs, First Bank
- Eyitayo Alimi, Founder, VR Nigeria
- Adesua Etomi Wellington, Actress & Producer, Tech enthusiast
- Solape Hammond – Co-Founder, Impact Hub Lagos
- Kunmi Demuren– ED, Venture Garden Group
- Bunmi Akinyemiju– CEO, Venture Garden Group
Speaking on the event, the Group Head, People Operations at Venture Garden Group, Funmilola Eniolorunda said “We believe strongly in diversity and inclusion at Venture Garden Group as this improves both productivity and team dynamics in any organization. The testimonials we have from those who attended the 2017 Female developers’ hangout, some of who now work at VGG or have gone on to do greater things definitely speaks to the renewed commitment to reach for the skies that the ladies garnered from the event.”
About Venture Garden Group: Venture Garden Group (VGG) is a leading provider of innovative, data-driven, end-to-end technology platforms addressing reconciliation and payment processing inefficiencies across multiple sectors of the African economy. Our mission is to transform Africa by using innovative technologies to solve real socio-economic challenges in impact sectors critical to sustainable economic development.
We have extensive experience in serving both in public and private sectors and primarily operate through our multi-sector strategic business units. We are in energy, healthcare, education, aviation, financial services, and social services. We help our customers reach new levels of efficiency, reliability, and sustainability by providing industry-leading technology solutions and expertise.