The Visiola Foundation’s Coding Boot Camp is a 5-week nonresidential program tailored to exposing participants to Computer Science, Data Structures, Algorithms, Programming, and Graphic Design. The Coding Boot Camp was held on July 8 – August 9, 2019.
The camp exposed participants to the process and workflow involved in software development; from prototyping to core programming.
Students were also mentored by Mrs. Lade Araba (Co-Founder and President, The Visiola Foundation), Ubi Simon (Curator, AI6 Abuja), Farida Kabir (Founder, Otrac and 2017 Coding Boot Camp Graduate), Tolu Olayinka (CEO, Cinoteck), Elizabeth Kolade (Cyber security expert, CSEAN), Oluwatoyin Yetunde Sanni (former Software Developer at Andela Nigeria and currently a student at Sapienza University of Rome) and Olaide Agboola (Software Developer, Andela) during the camp.
At the end of the boot camp, participants were grouped into 4 teams and developed software solutions for businesses in agriculture, health, finance and e-commerce sectors.