Barcamp Malawi 2012

Barcamp Malawi 2012
A BarCamp is an international network of user-generated conferences (or unconferences). They are open, participatory workshop-events, whose content is provided by participants.
BarCamp Malawi 2012 will be held at Sunbird Capital Hotel, Lilongwe, Malawi, on the 13th and 14th of October, 2012 as a way of bringing people interested in technology on a variety of levels and topics together in one place for a day in order to share, learn, network and brainstorm.

The major objectives of BarCamp Malawi 2012 will be to:

  • Create a central node for ongoing conversations and connections on the most important technological initiatives in Malawi
  • Showcase and share success stories by Individuals and Organizations in Malawi so as to allow them to further their visions
  • Create a platform where the best technology ideas and products can be supported, sponsored and promoted.
  • Shift the conversation from problems to solutions facing technology adoption, integration and regulation in Malawi

Expected outcomes

  • Projects will be shared
  • Tech startups will share their experiences
  • Potential startups will be motivated
  • Learning from expert developers
  • Networking between investors & industry experts
  • Work on collaborative projects
  • Meet new friends and colleagues