She Leads Africa Fellowship and Huawei have partnered to take female tech entreprenuers on a trip to China from August 2nd – 7th to connect them to their peers from across Africa and help them develop relationships with investors and companies interested in doing business in Africa.
Open till April 30, 2015, the trip is strictly targetted at women between 18-40 who must be building technology business focused on Africa. The week-long trip will see the female startup founders tour Shenzhen and Shanghai and get a first hand behind the scenes experiences of the tech firm.
Last year, She Leads Africa partnerd with Intel East Africa to support female entrepreneurs interested in building technology businesses. The two firms held a series of training workshops that took entrepreneurs through idea to pilot stage and the common challenges that entrepreneurs face and how Intel technologies could empower them to build successful businesses.