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Launched in March 2014, the Women Passion program (WOPA), is an experiential based learning program, supported by Google for Entrepreneurs and WeTech Global under the #40Forward initiative, that seeks to train up-to 100 women in programming and entrepreneurship skills.
Office hours has a special focus this week. Besides companies and teams who want to have feedback related to their projects (UI/UX and branding/concept) we are looking to meet local Designers who would like to show their talent. All designers welcome from graphic to product to fashion!
On 24th November 2014, 12 invited startups had a pitching session where they were heard by a panel of 3 external Judges in order to be selected by Outbox for nomination for a 2 week all expenses paid trip to Silicon Valley.
From 10th to 12th September 2014, Outbox hosted a team of support trainers from Intel East Africa Abigael Wangui and Mark Kamau also working at iHub Nairobi Kenya, for a Training of Trainers (TOT) and a two day workshop, The Intel Ideation camp.
The Intel Ideation camp is a2 day long workshops in which participants go through the learning process to ideate, innovate and imagine solutions to identified problems.
This course is suitable for anyone who is interested in developing an entrepreneurial mindset.