First Cohort Software Leadership launched in Senegal

EDACYs Fast Track Program has successfully launched its first cohort in Software Leadership in Senegal. All the highlights are listed below:

65 Extremely motivated students have learnt to build a movie search engine with the help of our carefully selected mentors — both from our partners as well as from EDACY team. It was a great preparation for becoming part of the next African game-changers. See the pictures here.

FAST Program was launched in Senegal, as the first African country, in collaboration with EPFL (Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne), ESP (Ecole Supérieure Polytechnique de Dakar) and EDACY. Many more cohorts to follow! Check here some of the press releases: APS (Agence de Presse Sénégalaise), Le Quotidien, Le Soleil and EPFL. And find some pictures here.

EXAM (22/02)
Our first batch has prepared and taken the proctored exam that took place at ESP.

BOOTCAMP (17–19/03)
The 3-day-bootcamp and individual interviews are the last milestones for our high potential candidates. They will ideate and work on a prototype to solve some problems of our Partner enterprises, with the help of local and international mentors.

Our partner enterprises, like Neticoa, Gainde2000, Cofina, will collaborate with our 25 selected Makers during a 6-month immersion-phase. Are you interested in joining as enterprise, find out your benefits on and get in touch with us!

The pre-registration for our next cohort (batch #003) in Senegal is open and has already over 120 registrations. In the meantime FAST-track program will be launched in Ivory Coast (batch #002).

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