When it comes to promoting African Technology & Innovation (African Ingenuity) focused initiatives in Africa, one organization/group stands out. The Maker Faire Africa crew deserves a standing ovation for the good jobs they started in Accra, Ghana during Maker Faire Africa 2009, MFA â€™10 in Nairobi, Kenya and MFA â€˜11 which is scheduled in Cairo, Egypt.
From August 5 â€“ 7, 2011; the International Development Design Summit (IDDS) is hosting a mini Maker Faire Kumasi event which will bring developers, idealists, inventors and maker to show-case their products, meet with potential investors, network and learn from other makers.
If youâ€™re interested in participating as a maker or an inventor, please apply here.
- Maker Faire Africa 2011 : Cairo, Egypt (macjordangh.com)