Call for Speakers

The Tech Expo “Building on Yesterday’s Ideas,” organized by SLinT (Sierra Leoneans in Technology), is a groundbreaking event set to take place in Freetown, Sierra Leone. This expo is a unique convergence of innovative minds, focusing on how past technological advancements have laid the groundwork for today’s cutting-edge developments. It’s an opportunity for professionals, enthusiasts, and students alike to explore and discuss the evolution of technology, sustainability, and business practices within Sierra Leone’s growing tech landscape. This event promises to be a hub of inspiration, education, and networking, showcasing the blend of historical insights and modern technology in shaping a brighter future for Sierra Leone and beyond.

SLinT Tech Expo 2024 – “Building on Yesterday’s Ideas”

The Sierra Leoneans in Technology (SLinT) Tech Expo 2024 is an event that celebrates the enduring legacy of Sierra Leonean technology pioneers and aims to inspire future generations. Scheduled for April 19th and 20th, the Expo will be a vibrant mix of keynote speeches, interactive workshops, panel discussions, and networking opportunities.

We seek dynamic and insightful speakers to contribute to this year’s theme: “Building on Yesterday’s Ideas.” If you have a unique perspective, innovative ideas, or inspiring stories related to the evolution and future of technology in Sierra Leone, we invite you to share your expertise and vision.

Who Should Apply?

  • Industry Veterans and Forward-Thinkers: Share your insights on Sierra Leone’s technological advancements and the importance of building upon the foundations laid by past pioneers.
  • Innovators and Entrepreneurs: Highlight your contributions and experiences in driving technological innovation in Sierra Leone.
  • Academic Experts and Educators: Discuss the role of education in shaping the future of technology and its application in real-world scenarios.
  • Policy Makers and Economic Strategists: Explore the intersection of technology, policy, and economic development in Sierra Leone.

What We’re Looking For

  • Inspirational Stories: Share your journey and the lessons learned in technology.
  • Innovative Ideas: Present new concepts or approaches that can drive technological advancement in Sierra Leone.
  • Practical Insights: Offer strategies, tools, or practices beneficial to our tech community.
  • Engaging Workshops: Conduct interactive sessions that build skills and knowledge.

Speaker Benefits

  • Platform to showcase your expertise and insights to a diverse audience.
  • Networking opportunities with other leaders and visionaries in the field.
  • Contributing to the growth and development of Sierra Leone’s tech ecosystem.

How to Apply

Submit your proposal, including a brief biography, a summary of your proposed talk or workshop, and any relevant experience or previous speaking engagements, to event@slint.org or submit an online application at https://slint.org/speaker.

Deadline for Submission

Feb 20, 2024

Join us at the SLinT Tech Expo 2024 and play a pivotal role in shaping the future of technology in Sierra Leone. Be part of the legacy. Be part of the future.

For more information about the SLinT Tech Expo 2024, please visit https://slint.org/expo2024.

 

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