Upcoming Event: Design Best Practices with Andy Volk

Join us this Friday the 28th at 12 noon as Googler Andy Volk takes us on Design Best Practices and stories on what's worked and what hasn't worked based on his extensive experience, running successful startups and stories.
Andy's early startup experience includes inventing and launching Live365.com in 1999, which grew exponentially after launch to become the Internet's second-largest broadcaster with over 2.7 million annual tuning hours. More recently, Andy was the VP of Apps & Developer Relations for Mxit, the groundbreaking South Africa-based mobile messaging platform and social network.
Andy as a Senior Program Manager, Developer Relations for Sub-Saharan Africa is focussed on helping Developers in Africa thrive. [ learn more about him].
To cap it off, for Android developers, we will be having a session with Zubair from fellow developer group – the Blackberry Developers Group. He will taking us through the process of porting Android Applications to BB10 Devices.
There's plenty to look forward to.
Venue: CCHub
Date: Friday 28th
Time: 12 Noon
Click here to register for this event.

The TechCabal BattleField

For Startups:
The TechCabal BattleField
This February, there's a chance to win a cash prize of $20,000 with plenty of exposure (online and offline) if you have an idea that's ready to go live or the service/product is already live and has a substantial tech component. 
And there's more – In the final round, you'll pitch to an audience with investors looking for startups to invest in. 
Experienced entrepreneurs, Consultants and Financiers : Tomi Davies (Lagos Angel Network), Jason Njoku (Iroko Partners), Gbenga Sesan (P.I.N), Akin Oyebode (Stanbic IBTC) and many more will be there  – to help hone, review and judge.
Apply (or find out more) – http://www.techcabal.com/battlefield2014
P.S: Registration of startups ends on Wednesday, February 5th 2014 at 11:59pm WAT and the final event has been slated for February the 19th.