The MCIT and Google have partnered to launch the Mobile App Launchpad, a collaboration with Udacity that will help Egypt’s talent pool excel in mobile app innovation and entrepreneurship.
600 people and over 50 companies converged in Cairo where Google, Wuzzuf, and the Ministry of Communication Information Technology held a career fair as part of the Mobile Application Launchpad, Google’s ongoing program to groom the next generation of Android developers in Egypt. Read more on the Google Arabia blog: https://google-arabia.blogspot.com.eg/2016/11/blog-post.html
Mobile App Launchpad closes the application round for Group B
The Mobile App Launchpad team would like to thank the thousands of Egyptian across the country and beyond who have either engaged with us online, or through our events, or who applied to be part of the program.
After holding awareness events in Assuit, Alexandria, and Cairo, the team has now officially closed the application process for Group B. Thank you for showing us how Egypt is full of talented and passionate individuals.
For all the applicants, please stay tuned as we go through your wonderful applications and report back to you on who will progress to final round of 1:1 interviews. We hope to get back to you in the next couple of weeks. During this time, get prepared to show us why you are fit to be accepted into this program. How will this program will change your life?
For those who have not applied to Group B, we will let you know when the doors open for the next batches of the Mobile App Launchpad. In the meantime, we encourage you to do your best to prepare for the next application process.
The Mobile App Launchpad is holding events in Cairo, Alexandria, and Assiut to announce the opening of the application process for Group B.
Applicants will need to fill an extensive online form and complete an online assessment by 26th Sept, 2015. The application process is time-consuming so interested applicants have been asked to begin the process immediately.
We expect Group B to launch towards the 3rd week of October.
For more information about the program, eligibility, and timelines, please go to ‘More About the Program’
The Mobile App Launchpad welcomed its Group A participants on July 28, 2015. These first ~100 students are currently enrolled in the Udacity Developing Android Apps program where they are developing or enhancing their individual apps. We can’t wait to see what they have in store for us!