SMConf is the flagship conference of #SiliconMountain which attracts creatives, hackers and organizers from Africa to the Mount Fako area of Cameroon for a day of code labs, talks and sessions of inspiration and fun.
Think Global, Build Local.
CEO, Bonaventure & Co. Ltd
Lecturer, University of Buea
Graphic Designer, Colorfluid
Bug Creator, FeePerfect
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Learn more about Graphic design, Illustration, Photography, Creative Imaging, Video Animation, Web & App design and Digital Publishing
Learn more about Cloud, Mobile, Desktop and Web. From DevOps, Scalability, Platforms, Programming Concepts, Tools and Techniques.
Learn more about the products developed by startups in fintech, search, educational technology,etc .
Learn more about Community Management,Continuous Integration and Developer Relations.
With 500+ attendees from the entire country, SMConf 2016 will be the largest Technology Conference in Cameroon.
Sponsoring SMConf 2016 gives you the best opportunity to meet, experience and network with the thriving African community of creatives, techies and organizers. Our sponsorship program allows you to customize your presence at the SMConf 2016. Whether you are interested in growing your business in Cameroon or on the African continent, networking with potential partners, rebranding your business or recruiting talent, our sponsorship packages are designed to help you achieve your specific objectives.
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SMConf 2016 will be held June 18, 2016 at Chariot Hotel Complex in Mile 18, Buea. The Chariot Hotel Complex is located 1 mile from Mile 17 in Buea and 70.1 km from the Douala International Airport.For information on driving directions and garage parking click here. The conference will include a full day divided between general sessions in the morning and three different breakout sessions in the afternoon: Design Studios, Hackers Sandbox and Community Pavilion. We will also have a Startup booth after Lunch for Developers and Designers to have one-on-one sessions with Startups.
Buea is a historic town, Capital of German Kamerun, Southern Cameroons and West Cameroon. It contains touristic attractions such as the Mount Fako, the Prime Ministers Lodge(Schloss), Otto Von Bismark's Fountain and more. For more information you should check out LCM Tours. Buea's weather during the raining season can be unpredictable and can change from block to block! The month of June is characterized by rains and temperatures around 26°C. We recommend packing sweaters and an umbrella for varying weather conditions.
Smoking is not permitted anywhere inside the Chariot Hotel Conference premises. We want the event to be an excellent experience for everyone regardless of gender identity and expression, differing abilities, neurodiversity, physical appearance, body size, ethnicity, nationality, age or religion, or other protected category.
Treat everyone with respect. You are invited to speak up if you see or hear something. You are empowered to politely engage when you or others are disrespected. Also, assume positive intent. If a participant engages in harassing or uncomfortable behavior, the conference organizers may take any action they deem appropriate, including warning or expelling the offender from the conference with no refund. If you are being harassed or feel uncomfortable, notice that someone else is being harassed, or have any other concerns, please contact a member of the conference staff immediately.
Chariot Hotel Buea
The Banquet Hall
Mile 18, Buea
Phone: +237677243603 +237674106297 +237676717197 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org