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  1. 1. Technology in Silicon Valley Building for Scalability & High Availability 7-Day Silicon Valley Trip
  2. 2. 9 Things You Should Know
  3. 3. 1. Who Pocket Presents Ike Eze, Chairman Executive Director, eTranzact 20 years Silicon Valley experience; 3 tech startups; 3 exits Advisory Board, The African Network; Member, Lagos Angel Network The African Network (TAN) Dr. Paschal Iwuh, founder African Technology Foundation (ATF)
  4. 4. 2. Why Need We can build itcan we scale it? Learn from others 2-way conversation with teams of leading technology companies in Silicon Valley Develop direct relationships with Silicon Valley practitioners Transfer tangible technology know-how to efficiently scale
  5. 5. 3. The Trip 7 days in Silicon Valley/San Francisco Visit 10+ technology companies Learn how they build for scale and high availability Evening events in less structured setting Program is May 7-14, 2016
  6. 6. 4. Agenda FRI: depart May 6th from LOS to SFO; arrive SAT, May 7th SUN: Napa Valley visit MON-THU Visit companies (1 in the morning, 1 afternoon) Expect each visit to be about 2 hours Evening event FRI: Visit Stanford for a tour and an event with SEED SAT: depart May 14th from SFO to LOS; arrive SUN, May 15th
  7. 7. 5. Participating Companies EXPECTED CONFIRMED
  8. 8. 6. Companies not on the Agenda Other companies youd like to meet We will try to find a contact You can setup a meeting while there Extending your trip Explore the tech scene and the Bay Area Let us know how we can assist
  9. 9. 7. Trip Cost $5,400 $1,800 TechinSV Event fee Covers everything on the trip $1,700 Hotel Standard Room (Intercontinental Mark Hopkins, 7 nights) $1,900 Economy Flight (LOS:ATL:SFO shortest flight on Delta, roundtrip) NGN:USD exchange rate issues For those having difficult USD acquisition, we are trying to bulk buy USD
  10. 10. 8. VERY, VERY Important Visas African Technology Foundation (ATF) will do invitation letter Approximately 8 weeks required for 1st time visitors to US Personal Travel Allowance (PTA) Partnered with Stanbic (account required) Tomi Offor 0802 311 0621 Jumoke Obisesan 0803 567 7045
  11. 11. 9. Other Things Partnered with Travelbeta Extended, and other fun, packages Evenings Planned some meetings and also fun events San Francisco is a major city so there are many things to do
  12. 12. Thanks Many people have come together to make this possible...thank you.
  13. 13. Q & A Contact [email protected] [email protected] 0908 206 6161