GE LAGOS GARAGE: TECH-BASED TRAINING FOR NIGERIAN TECHPRENEURS

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GE GARAGE LAGOS: TECH-BASED TRAINING FOR NIGERIAN TECHPRENEURS

Are you a Techpreneur wishing to carve a niche in the digital printing field of technology? Then consider applying to participate in the 2016 GE Lagos Garage.

General Electric (GE), one of world’s most successful energy technology companies has packaged a technology skills training program, tagged GE Lagos Garage.

The programme is a 4-week intensive technology development programme to be hosted in Lagos for selected technology savvy entrepreneurs.

GE created the Garages program in 2012 to reinvigorate America’s interest in invention, innovation, and manufacturing. In 2014,

Garages went global with three weeks of workshops amidst a fully equipped fabrication lab in Lagos, Nigeria, at GE’s regional headquarters.

This year 2016, GE is expanding on past successes by evolving the program into four weeks dedicated to accelerating the impact of Nigeria’s most promising entrepreneurs.

Working with a variety of world-class instructors, investors, technical experts and partners, participants will build a culture of collaboration and innovation and bring their wildest ideas to life.

GE Lagos Garage is a training program and incubator that teaches people how to manufacture products using 3D printers. The program also provides knowledge on how to build a business that sells 3D printed products.

GE Lagos Garage is a four-week program that’s dedicated to accelerating the impact of Nigeria’s most promising entrepreneurs.

The program’s select participants will directly interact with the latest manufacturing technologies — including 3D printers and laser cutters — that enable innovation through rapid prototyping, which will transform Nigerian industries.

The Garage also provides access to advanced hardware and mentorship network, supporting entrepreneurship with an aim to drive growth across all sectors of industry.

This year’s program is managed by NeuBridges.

Program Details:

Dates: November 14 – December 9, 2016.

Time: 6pm-9pm.

Venue: GE Nigeria Headquarters, Mansard Place –- 3rd Floor, Plot 927/928, Bishop Aboyade Cole Street, Victoria Island.

How to Apply:

To apply for GE Lagos Garage 2016, you need to fill the application form.

Deadline for submission of Application: November 1, 2016 (23:59 Nigerian Time)

There is NO participation fee for the training program, so apply now!

Good Luck as you apply.

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Culled from techpoint.com.ng

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