• Inside DEMO Africa 2012 – 3 – Interview with Francis Onwumere (Prowork)

    In a very short period of time, Francis Onwumere has lead Prowork to become one of Africa’s hottest startups. With offers coming from investors in Silicon Valley as well as Africa and being named one of the Top 50 Global Entrepreneurs by Global Forum, one might wonder what makes them such a prize. In an interview recorded late last year, Francis shares a bit of the ProWork story!

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  • Inside DEMO Africa 2012

    “Inside DEMO Africa 2012″ offers a look at the activity behind the scenes at last year’s DEMO Africa 2012 Conference. All of the footage was shot on location at DEMO Africa in Nairobi, Kenya on October 24th and 25th, 2012. The inaugural DEMO Africa event took place last October 24-26, 2012 in Nairobi, Kenya. It provided a platform for 40 of the most innovative technology products from companies across the African continent with the opportunity to launch before a global […]

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  • Inside DEMO Africa 2012 – 2 – Interview with Erik Hersman (Ushahidi, Savannah Fund, iHub)

    The “Cheetah Code” is a web TV series chronicling Africa’s young entrepreneurs and emerging technology sector. All of the footage was shot on location at DEMO Africa in Nairobi, Kenya on October 24th and 25th, 2012. CREDITS ======== Director: Jon Gosier Featuring: Erik Hersman Executive Producer(s): Jon Gosier Special Thanks to: Thomas Debass, Lorin Kavanaugh-Ulku, Bahiyah Robinson, Lions@frica, Appfrica, DEMO Africa Videography: Naizi Nasser Director of Photography: Naizi Nasser Edited by: Jon Gosier

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  • Inside DEMO Africa 2012 – 1 – Interview with Marieme Jamme (SpontOne Global)

    The Cheetah Code is a web TV series chronicling Africa’s young entrepreneurs and emerging technology sector. All of the footage was shot on location at DEMO Africa in Nairobi, Kenya on October 24th and 25th, 2012. Interview with SpotOne Global founder Marieme Jamme. CREDITS ======== Director: Jon Gosier Executive Producer(s): Jon Gosier & Thomas Debass Special Thanks: Jon Gosier, Thomas Debass, Lorin Kavanaugh-Ulku, Bahiyah Robinson, Lions@frica, Appfrica Videography: Naizi Nasser Director of Photography: Naizi Nasser Editor: Jon Gosier Starring: Marieme […]

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  • Cheetah Code Trailer [45-Seconds]

    Africa’s youth population (aged between 15 and 30) make up over 20% of the continent’s population and around 40% of the continent’s workforce. The usual story we hear is how this explosion of youth is tied to unemployment, civil unrest, and crime. But there is another side to this story. Whether it’s a Ugandan engineer teaching robotics to youth in remote villages, or a Malawian who taught himself to build a windmill which now powers his entire community’s village, or […]

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  • Inside DEMO Africa 2012 [Trailer]

    Left to their own devices, young African entrepreneurs are coming up with disruptive innovations, creating new business models that not employ themselves, but their peers, creating new ecosystems for trade that boost the continent’s productivity. Economist and Writer George Ayittey refers to such young millennial go-getters as being hungry for success and as nimble as Cheetahs (in contrast to the stagnant ‘Hippos’ of previous generations). The “Cheetah Code: Silicon Safari” is a web TV series and podcast chronicling Africa’s young […]

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  • Cheetah Code Typographic Trailer [30 seconds]

    Africa’s youth population (aged between 15 and 30) make up over 20% of the continent’s population and around 40% of the continent’s workforce. The usual story we hear is how this explosion of youth is tied to unemployment, civil unrest, and crime. But there is another side to this story. Whether it’s a Ugandan engineer teaching robotics to youth in remote villages, or a Malawian who taught himself to build a windmill which now powers his entire community’s village, or […]

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