EDVES CEO, Dimeji Falana selected for Westerwelle Young Founders programme in Germany.
The Westerwelle Young Founders Programme is a fully funded programme for outstanding young entrepreneurs from emerging and developing countries. The programme aims to connect young founders from all over the world with each other and with the Berlin startup scene and support them in further developing their entrepreneurial skills and their international network.
Twice a year (Spring and Autumn), 25 entrepreneurs start the programme by attending the Young Founders Conference in Berlin. During this time, they have the unique opportunity to meet and interact with successful entrepreneurs, investors and political decision makers.This Year, Dimeji Falana, CEO of EDVES, a company that provides scalable school software management to improve learning outcomes and to aid teaching process has been selected as one of the 25 chosen young founders for the YOUTH FOUNDERS PROGRAMME.EDVES has been pioneering and making a remarkable impact in delivery optimum Technology across West Africa and they recently just won a West Africa brand excellence award as the most trusted school management software in West Africa. The company has worked at creating through its innovate software a more easier learning and teaching processes for schools and helped hundreds of school to increase their productivity and aid their growth.
The programme scheduled to hold in Berlin Germany will bring together young and innovative founders from all over the world chance to develop their businesses and discuss challenges with a personal mentor as well as with fellow Young Founders in a peer mentoring group. Moreover, Young Founders will receive further support through regular expert seminars that cater to their needs.