Reflection on the summer internship with CTIC Dakar Hangyul Song

My name is Hangyul and I am a graduate student studying international financial affairs at Georgetown University in Washington DC, USA. I have a background in government financing of imports and exports and got more involved in entrepreneurial promotion during my graduate studies because I think I see entrepreneurship as a promising system for innovation

Call for applications : Startups Bakk Arena

CTIC Dakar is launching a call for applications for the participation of start-ups from all fields in our Startups Bakk Arena competition, organised in partnership with SONATEL group. The first event of its kind, marked by the seal of innovation, Startups Bakk Arena aims to offer startups in the entrepreneurial ecosystem a framework for expression and

Entrepreneurs of the Month: 2 top startups, Nopale and Délices de Femmes

For their progress over the past month, their remarkable contributions to the Jambar Tech Lab 2nd cohort program to which they belong, CTIC decided to highlight 2 entrepreneurs, who are already successful startups: Délices de femmes from the one who was a job-trotter before finding her way with her own box, Coumba Léye Diop, CEO

AfricArena – Dakar pitch event

On Wednesday, September 19, 2018, CTIC hosted the Dakar stage of the AfricArena tour as part of its ninth edition. As Dakar is a high-potential technology hub and CTIC, a jewel in the crown of the entrepreneurial community in French-speaking Africa, this event highlighted the passion and talent of local start-ups through the various challenges

Jambar Tech Lab 2: Rebound on Immersion Day “showcasing Inbound Marketing and solutions progress “

The Immersion Day of the Jambar Tech lab program was held this Thursday, September 27 at CTIC Dakar. This fourth edition was an opportunity for several experts to intervene on various themes in order to empower young project leaders.    Mohamed Diallo, CEO of By Filling, addressed Inbound marketing, which he defines as a marketing strategy

ConneCTIC September – « Self-made E-entrepreneurs »

“Mohamed Diallo, CEO of BY Filling and Coumba LEYE Diop, CEO of Délices de Femmes: Now Equaling their mentor Amadou Diaw (ISM), in charisma, passion and entrepreneurial vision. ConneCTIC, CTIC empowerment networking talk event for entrepreneurs in the ICT ecosystem, took place on Thursday 27 September with speakers Mohamed Diallo, CEO of By Filling and

Special Fintech hackathon for Buntuteki ADA Program

On Friday, August 17 th , CTIC Dakar organized a one-day long hackathon to select the projects to join the fintech cohort of its program BuntuTeki ADA / CTIC, an acceleration program in partenership with association ADA from Luxemburg. This program is implemented with a co-funding from the Luxembourg organization ADA (Appui Au Développement Communautaire,

Startup of the month: Jenmedia, selected at ARA 2018

Jenmedia, a startup incubated at CTIC Dakar, is in the spotlight this month. Indeed, the digital visual communication agency has been selected for the African Rethink Award (ARA) 2018, which will take place at the Abidjan Chamber of Commerce on October 4 and 5. Jenmedia is a creative digital agency. Its credo is to support

SAFIA, on talk about it!

The first edition of SAFIAA (June 26th & 27th at the Savana Dakar Hotel) was covered and relayed by the national and international press. Below, a selection of articles and videos that speak about it.   in the June 26 RTS newscast, the item is 7’15 ”     the interview of the Director General

New CTIC Dakar logo

CTIC Dakar wishes to give itself a renewed image and show its maturity after a presence in the Senegalese and African ICT ecosystem for 7 years. To support this growth and communicate more effectively, we present our new visual identity. This new logo is defined by 3 different visuals that will allow it to: –