NABC members Tunga, Incentro Africa and Edacy are playing into this trend. Together with Booking.com they invite you to join the African Tech Round-table on January 11th 10:00am at the Booking.com offices in Amsterdam, to learn from among others Booking.com and Telegraaf Media Groep how using an African digital workforce can help you propel the digital transformation of your business. There is room for max 12 participants.
09:45 Doors open
10:00 Welcome & Introductions
10:10 Evy van Gorp, Technology Recruitment Manager at Booking.com: "Insights and lessons from the Booking.com African tech recruitment program"
10.35 Niels Visser, initiator of the DigitalX transformation program at Telegraaf Media Groep: "Why and how Gaspedaal turned to African developers to build their new app"
11.00 Group discussion. The participants are invited to suggest discussion topics. For example,
• What are the opportunities & limitations of recruiting and relocating African techies?
• How does recruiting from and outsourcing to Africa compare to India and Eastern-Europe?
• How do you organize a software project with a remote / distributed team? E.g. process, communication, quality control.
The discussion is moderated by Daan Vreeburg of NABC.