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Last weekend, the MEST Lagos Incubator held its first event in 2017, a fireside chat centred around Branding and Marketing Strategies for Startups. For over 180 minutes, Bode Pedro, Ferdy Adimefe, Dotun Olowoporoku and Neku Atawodi-Edun were engaged in...

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We are excited to announce that we, at Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) have partnered with Singularity University (SU), a global community using exponential technologies to tackle the world’s biggest challenges, to launch the SingularityU Global Impact Challenge...

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MEST joins CodeBus to organise a 100-day tech tour in celebration of 100 Years of Finland Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) and CodeBus Africa partner with other leading educational and technology organizations this month to run creative coding...

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Recap: MEST at SLAY Festival with She Leads Africa

Tobi Lafinhan | Thursday, January 26th, 2017

Last Saturday, January 21 2017, MEST partnered with She Leads Africa to host the Breakfast With Leading Women In Tech, the kickoff session of SheLeads’ SLAY Festival 2017. She Leads Africa (SLA) is a fast-growing, tight-knit community of young,...

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TEDxAccra Women 2016 Partners With MEST #ItsAboutTime

Nancy Ewurum | Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

We partnered with TEDxAccra Women to offer a fast-tracked pre-screening process for TEDx women attendees who are considering or have ever considered building a career or chasing an opportunity in the tech industry. There was a big turn out at...

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Following the success of last year’s annual Africa Tech Summit (ATS), MEST is proud to announce its entry into the mega city to host the second annual ATS on December 6-7 in Lagos, Nigeria. Introduced through a series of...

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Accra, GHANA – September 29, 2016 – Earlier in March this year, Kosmos Energy in partnership with MEST launched a new flagship corporate social investment programme, the Kosmos Innovation Center (KIC) and the KIC AgriTech Challenge, in Accra with...

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MEST aspires to grow the number of women in tech participating in the MEST training programme and who are a part of the tech ecosystem in Africa. We have been fortunate to have our efforts yield results – from...

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Jasmine Cheema is a Senior Growth Executive for Meltwater India and lives in New Delhi. Because of her sales results at Meltwater in 2015, she was selected as one of Meltwater’s Global Top 10 Salespeople (which is the Top 10 in...

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MEST Class of 2016-A Graduates!

admin | Monday, June 27th, 2016

In 2014, MEST searched high and low for the brightest minds and budding entrepreneurs in Ghana as always–and for the first time ever, we recruited Entrepreneurs-in-Training (EITs) from Nigeria, powered by a generous partnership with Nigeria-based Interswitch. All incoming...

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