Ambassadors are your local anchors for Africa Code Week event orchestration, questions and support. Feel free to reach out to them to get started on hosting your own coding workshops or simply get introduced to other interested schools / organizations. They are here to help you engage as many children and youth as possible in your community!
Project manager and head of innovation at Bantou Telecom - a digital services provider based in Douala, Carole is also the Managing Director of 24Labs, a coworking space that she plans to turn into a true technology hub for Central Africa. She holds an Engineering degree in Networking and Project Management as well as a Masters degree in IT Security. Her passion for African startups and digital entrepreneurship also feed her inspiration as Chief Editor of Tech9, a webzine dedicated to ICT news in Africa.
Obum has been with Google since 2007, where he co-founded the Google Educator Groups community program, helping educators around the world bring education technology solutions to the classroom. Obum also launched skills development initiatives in universities across Africa, Latin America, India, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia, empowering millions of students with digital marketing and software development skills. Obum is passionate about leveraging the power of technology to help people live, work and unveil their greatest potential.
Bruck is the co-founder and Chief Technical Officer of InfinEth Solutions. He has worked on various ICT assignments for the United Nations Economic Commissions for Africa in Ethiopia as well as for the United Nations Logistics Base in Italy. Technology speaker and lecturer at the Addis Ababa University and Unity University, Bruck also hosts a weekly technology program on AfroFM 105.3 where he shares his passion for entrepreneurship, collaboration and technology. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Addis Ababa University as well as a Master's degree in Digital Signal Processing from the Aalborg University in Denmark.
In addition to ITA, Dorsaf founded the Tech Innovation Community, the TOP National Programming Olympiad and the TUCS national Scratch competition. Also an inspector of colleges and schools, Dorsaf provides training for computer science teachers and works on building ICT curricula in Tunisia. She chairs an ambitious project in Tunisia called "Coding is a right" that helps Tunisian kids embrace coding skills.
Riadh est actuellement directeur général des programmes et de la formation continue au sein du Ministère de l’Education. Il a occupé le poste de directeur général de l’évaluation et la qualité et aussi celui de directeur général du centre national de l’innovation pédagogique et de recherches en éducation. Il est reconnu pour son ouverture d’esprit et sa vision à la fois globale et orientée vers l'avenir.