The Web Event Rufisque community is preparing its first edition of Social Media Sessions. It is a “technological presentation with the feel of a summer university, completely dedicated to the usage of web tools for the grand public” according to the description provided by the initiator.
The Social Media Sessions, SMS, will be held on July 16th 2013, starting at 9 at the Centre Culturel Maurice GUEYE in Rufisque. Training Workshops on the various web tools will be organized during this gathering and several professionals in the ICT sector are expected.
According to Assane Martial PALM, member of the community, these SMS show the desire to “make of the city of Rufisque an initiative corner for technology of the same level as Dakar.”
The Web Event Rufisque is the gathering of young technology and internet passionate, living in Rufisque. Other initiatives such as Caravane 2.0 have been launched by the community. The goal on the long-term is to set u a coworking space that will foster the city’s development in the technology sector.