Hackaday Hardware Lagos is a quarterly event where entrepreneurs, makers, students, and anyone interested in the space can gather to discuss the opportunities and challenges that come with developing hardware solutions in Nigeria.
Over the past year, they have grown a community which has other founders of companies like VNTS, Grit Systems and Nerveflo and young graduates building different solutions. They also have a couple of initiatives including a crowdsourced list of service providers and a pool of 3D of printers to address some infrastructure issues.
The August meetup will be about manufacturing as a service and we're pleased to be hosting the event at CapitalSquare Ikoyi.
Date - 19th August 2017
Time - 2 PM
Venue: CapitalSquare Ikoyi - 114B Ilupeju Street Dolphin Estate, Ikoyi
- Driving Directions: From Dolphin Gate (from Ikoyi), turn left at Corporation Drive, then take the first right onto Eti Osa Street. Drive down to the end of the street and follow the bend right onto HFP Way. Immediately turn right onto Ilupeju Street and go down to the end of the road. CapitalSquare is the little yellow gate on the left, at the corner of Ilupeju Street and Apapa Lane.
- Bus Directions: Take a bus to Obalende - alight at Obalende bus stop, then take a short walk to Ijeh, where you board a Keke NAPEP to Dolphin Estate. Alight from the Keke at the Dolphin-Obalende gate, at the corner of Corporation Drive and Apapa Lane, then walk ahead along Corporation Drive and turn right onto Awori Road. Go down to the end of the road, and turn right into Ilupeju Street. CapitalSquare is the little yellow gate on the left, at the corner of Ilupeju Street and Apapa Lane.
- Parking: There's roadside parking available on the street.
- Security: CapitalSquare is pretty safe, but it's an open event, so it's best you keep an eye on your belongings.