Entrepreneurs from all levels can meet in VI for a session on how to develop your business and prepare it to scale. Learn why 80% businesses fail in the first three years, and how to avoid it.
Ever wonder why “Open Source” is called the thinking man’s Venture Capital? Or why companies like Google, IBM and Intel have been investing in open source projects for years?
The answer is simple…tech companies today are challenged to keep up with software products partially built by the same customers they compete for. Open source often provides a more secure, adaptable, and auditable product that lets customers “try before they buy.” With companies raking in billions, open source is certainly worth a look.
Learn how to build a build a business around open source and identify those poised for explosive growth. Details include; Open source: The New lean, Monetizing Open Source and Open Source: The Next Investor Gold Mine.
The event aims to bring together over 100 developers to share ideas and foster collaboration, expose them to awesome tools and teach best practices.
Previously we've had two meetups here in Lagos with the likes of Neo Ighodaro, Codebeast and Chike mgbemena all in active participation, hence, we are spreading our reach to accommodate our enthusiasts at Ekiti who have been working tirelessly to have an active community in their locale.
This will be a special High Growth Africa Summit pre event featuring two talks one from Idris Bello sharing his insights on investing and the other from Aniedi Udo-Obong, Program Manager at Google speaking on Launchpad and its role in the local ecosystem. This will be a great opportunity for our travelers to engage with the local founder community and see first hand what Lagos's best startups have to offer in the preamble to HGAS.
High Growth Africa Summit is a two-day conference on how to launch, scale, and fund a high growth African business. Instead of panels and speeches, we organize two days of intensive masterclasses from those who have built, scaled and done it before to teach you how to innovate in Africa.
It's becoming the largest tech conference in West Africa. Last year, 150+ international investors, and hundreds of startup founders learning and teaching master classes on starting and scaling a high growth African business. This year, we're growing to 1,000 attendees over two days. Stay tuned for special music x tech performances.
A meetup of aspiring developers from local universities running our Campus Ambassador programs meeting up with Github executives.
A convening of all our Tour of Tech travelers along with the local angel investor and Venture Capital community in Lagos. It will be a fantastic opportunity for travelers to gain insight on local tech investing from members of organizations such as Rising Tide, Lagos Angel Network, African Business Angel Network and many others.
The luncheon will be the official launch event of Tour of Tech and features talks from prominent female investors and founders such as Shannon Grant, Ndidi Nnoli-Edozien, Afua Osei and many more. The discussion will be focused on how we can encourage and support female founders and investors in a traditionally male dominated space
Our annual end-of-year Tour of Tech. A private, curated market access trip for 30 technology investors and corporate partners who seek to deepen or initiate their business in Nigeria. Last year, we had executive leadership from GitHub, New Relic, USAID, 500 Startups, Intuit and more join us. This year, travelers have the option to experience a pre-trip in Cape Town, South Africa.
A conveining of 150+ developers, software engineers, product managers and relevant technology founders for an all day training focused on Facebook’s Platform, Product tools used to drive acquisition, retention, engagement, personalization, measurement and monetization. If you are a developer and not currently part of our network please contact us to see how you can be involved with this event.
Ingressive will be organizing content and hosting the closing dinner for the first ever Harvard Africa Alumni Action Forum (HAAAF) in Accra, Ghana.
"The Harvard Africa Alumni Action Forum (HAAAF) brings together global thought leaders, development practitioners, politicians, business leaders, alumni, students and friends of Harvard and Africa. The Action Forum will focus on inspiring participants to reimagine “Our” Africa, and how we envision the future. “Re-imagining Africa: A Call to Action”, aims to initiate conversations, foster relationships and develop recommendations to address challenges that impact various sectors on the continent..." Please see the website for further details on the event.
500 Startup's Geeks on a Plane Africa attended by Dave McClure, Bedy Yang, Monique Woodard from the 500 Startups team, as well as investors and executives from Omidyar, USAID, Khosla Impact Fund, Amazon, NFL, Meltwater and more. Ingressive will be hosting them in Lagos
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An invite-only event with Nigeria's most notable fashion designers, artists, photographers, models and makers. Special release from the internationally-acclaimed Ugo Mozie. Discussion over 5-star meal, sponsored by Chivas. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to request an invite
Join international investors from US, UK, Ghana and Nigeria, in addition to Africa's most successful technology founders for an evening of fine eats, sparkling drinks, and a special guest performance from Nigeria's top performer. Sign up on High Growth Africa Summit to attend.
In partnership with the Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, Ingressive Africa, and the ATL Fashion Tech Collective, we warmly welcome you to join us for a night of decadent eats, drinks, and exclusive access to the pioneers building and reinventing the fashion industry.
Brunch hosted by Ingressive with Y Combinator's Michael Seibel, Qasar Younis, She Leads Africa entrepreneurs and leading women executives from the banking, power and telecom sectors. We will spend the morning working with She Leads Africa's accelerator class on how to support, build, and scale women-led businesses.
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