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Andela - A Revolutionary New Learning Model in ICT Education that Connects Education to Employment in Sub-Saharan Africa


Andela: A Revolutionary New Learning Model in ICT Education that Connects Education to Employment in Sub-Saharan Africa

MC13-400 (EDs Lounge)
12:30pm - 2pm, 11 January 2017 (Wednesday)

presenter: Jeremy Johnson, CEO, Andela

chair: Matthew T. McGuire, U.S. Executive Director, The World Bank

 

Jeremy Johnson, Co-Founder and CEO of Andela, will discuss how Andela prepresents a revolutionary model of ICT education. Instead of charging tuition, Andela selects the most promising applicants and pays them to learn. After six months, Andela Developers are paired with global companies, enabling them to build a promising career in ICT without leaving their countries. partners incluse Facebook, google and other industry leaders.

 

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