Microsoft Announces LEAP Hackathon For Female Developer

Few weeks ago Microsoft announced the Africa Development Center and it is already yielding results.

Microsoft is currently seeking the participation of women in ICT with creative ideas and solving day to day Business problems is part of their DNA.

Microsoft LEAP Hackathon Program is one of the benefits of the recently announced centre.

Kenya: Radisson Blu, Upper Hill on 17th – 21st June 2019 in Kenya.

Nigeria: Microsoft Office – Civic Tower Center Ozumba Mbadiwe, Road, Victoria Island, Lagos

It’s a 16 weeks Software Engineering Program which focuses on strengthen the place of women in technology.


It combines traditional classroom learning with hands on projects.

The LEAP Engineering Acceleration Program provides a new approach to talent sourcing, leveraging modern models and avenues to find passionate and capable talent among women who are from a non-traditional ICT background or those returning to the workplace environment after a while.

If this is you, register HERE.

Written by PH

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