The Tekki48 WAZIHack projects is an IoT acceleration event organized by the team of Upstart and WAZIUP project. The hackathon will take place in Dakar from the 14th till the 15th of December
WAZIUP is a program funded by the European Union and bringing together 12 sub-Saharan African and European partners around the construction of a opensource platform and IoT devices locally adapted in order to bring solutions to the problems encountered in rural and urban areas through the use of connected objects.
The concept behind WAZIHack is simple: in 48 hours 10 teams will work to transform an idea to a prototype or prototype to an improved version of the same. Teams will be supervised by qualified professionals (mentors).
More info can be found here https://www.facebook.com/events/693153910851909/