Fast-tracking Innovation Entrepreneurship & Leadership Development (FIELD) Africa today announced the commencement of her call for applications into the AFRICA START UP CHALLENGE to engender...
THINK. EXPERIMENT. INNOVATE. CREATE
Across Africa, there is an undeniable energy, enthusiasm and passion among youths to contribute to change and development. What is needed is how to increase the inborn capacity of African youths to come up with innovative ideas and solutions to address societal problems.
Thinking School Africa is a youth innovation program designed to increase the hunger and capacity of African youths to think, innovate and create world class solutions that solve real local problems in Africa. It comprises a 5 days youth innovation module in Abuja, followed by a 6 months innovation incubation fellowship and concludes with an innovation exhibition in Lagos, Nigeria.
About 83 young innovators from 19 states of the six geo political zones of Nigeria converged in Abuja for a 5 days youth innovation bootcamp...
Founding Partner, Skibsted Ideation - Denmark
MD, Easy Taxi - Nigeria
CIO, Field Africa - Nigeria
CEO and Co-Founder, Wecyclers - Nigeria
Social Entreprenuer - Kenya
CEO, Greenchar - Kenya
CEO, Diaspora Innovation Institute - Nigeria
I believe that TSA 2014 is the first of its kind in the sense that it gathers Africa youth together in order to encourage and stimulate their creativity and innovation, it delivers on all its promises and more, and it provides a platform for individuals to tap into their entrepreneurial self. It is definitely an experience worthy of note
Nnamdi Ifechi-FredAbuja - Nigeria
Thinking School Africa was an eye opener for me. The conference helped me realize what was inside of me and built so much confidence in me. I am ready to think, innovate, impact and create for Africa
Blessing YadaKaduna - Nigeria
While a lot of programs promise adding value, TSA programme delivers in its spades. The programme offered me the privilege to tap into such wealth of knowledge, expertise and experience of the resource persons, , and the opportunity to explore and share with such wonderful and talented team of inspiring youths
Fortunatus UdogadiImo - Nigeria
TSA 2014 was a life changing programme for me, it shook all my previous thoughts about change. It has made me understand that if I want to see things change in Africa I must be innovative and even if I fail, there is always another approach to make it work. Africa is full of limitless possibilities, I am one thanks to TSA 2014