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Dele Tejuoso

WIFICOMBAT ACADEMY
Founder
Nigeria
Dele Tejuoso a pioneer in education technology, is a computer science and engineering graduate and would be rounding up her MBA at the Warwick University. She has worked as a strategic planner in a leading advertising company and worked as digital brand consultant for over 10 years providing clients with innovative digital solutions.
She launched the Wifi Combat Academy six years ago, a digital media consulting firm offering a variety of Educational technology solutions to Institutions, Schools and the Government.
The vision of the academy is creating the environment of opportunity for tech skills for kids and teens and providing the best STEM education with global standards.Mrs. Dele Tejuoso was given the special recognition award for empowering children in technology, last year September at the 2016 ICT & Telecommunication Expo (ICTEL EXPO) Lagos Chambers Commerce and Emerging leaders Africa 2017 .
The academy launched the Code Week Nigeria initiative three years ago, an empowerment annual code event were over 2000 children have been engaged in Coding activites and over 150 teachers both in Abuja and Lagos have been trained in programming. Through her partnership with Oracle Academy, the Oracle Hackathon 2017 was ms.The Academy worked with the Lagos State Ministry of Science Tech and the Ministry of Education Lagos State training children and teachers through the Code Week Nigeria Initiative and the Hour of Code, global event.Dele Tejuoso has been a guest speaker and part of the panellist at conferences such as the Techplus 2017, E-Nigeria 2017, Data Science Nigeria 2017 and EALA 2017. She was invited to talk about the Academy at a breakfast for Women Tech Google for Nigeria where she met with CEO of Google Sundar Pichai.The organization recently launched the ‘The Teen Tech Entrepreneurship Program’ to give teens an opportunity to develop business ideas under the mentorship of tech entrepreneurs, business leaders and tech. developers.Dele Tejuoso intends to grow the education technology sector through collaboration with government, organizations both in Nigeria and abroad, and creating more opportunities for girls who want to study Technology.