Africa's Talking Women In Tech Uganda Meetup: Mastering the Mobile using Africa's Talking USSD Codes

May 30, 2:00 – 4:00 PM

Join us for an engaging and informative evening dedicated to women in tech! Learn the fundamentals of Africa's Talking USSD Codes, engage in hands-on sessions, and network with industry professionals. Tell a sister to tell a sister. All tech skill levels are welcome. Don't forget your laptop! #WomenInTech


CommunicationCustomerEngagementDeveloper ExperienceMeetupUSSD API

About this event

If you've ever used something like *165#, then you're already familiar with USSD (Unstructured Supplementary Service Data) codes. These powerful and versatile codes play a crucial role in mobile communication, especially in regions with limited internet access.

Want to create your own USSD codes? You're warmly invited to Africa's Talking Women in Technology Community meetup. Discover how to use Africa's Talking USSD Codes and turn your ideas into reality.

Why Attend?

This event is designed to empower you with the knowledge and skills needed to effectively utilize Africa's Talking USSD API for your applications. 

During this event, you will:

  1. Learn Practical Skills: Gain hands-on experience with USSD code creation and implementation using Africa's Talking platform.
  2. Empower Yourself: Equip yourself with valuable tech skills that can help you advance in your career or business.
  3. Network with Peers: Connect with other women in tech, share ideas, and build a supportive community.
  4. Get Inspired: Hear from experts and successful women in the tech industry who will share their experiences and insights.
  5. Drive Innovation: Learn how to use USSD technology to solve real-world problems and create impactful solutions.

What to Expect as an Attendee?

Interactive Learning: Participate in live demonstrations and practical sessions on creating and using USSD codes.

Expert Guidance: Receive mentorship and tips from industry professionals experienced with Africa's Talking USSD services.

Resource Materials:Get access to exclusive resources, guides, and tools to help you continue learning after the event.

Collaborative Environment: Engage in group activities and discussions to enhance your understanding and problem-solving skills.

Q&A Sessions: Take advantage of opportunities to ask questions and get personalized advice on your projects or ideas.


  • Network
  • Innovate
  • Access to our Talent bench (You can get a job or a gig on the spot)

Come join us and take the first step towards mastering USSD technology and making a difference in your community!

Grab your ticket while they last, see you there!

New to Africa's Talking?

Africa's Talking Community is a place where developers can learn and grow their skills for the modern-day African tech landscape. We are language and framework agnostic, welcoming all developers. This is where the Africa's Talking developer community comes together to build, learn, and share knowledge.

We empower software developers and businesses to bring their ideas to life through our easy-to-use APIs.

Explore our Developer Documentation (We welcome feedback)

Join us and Contribute to Open Source

Interested in partnering with us? Contact our Developer Experience Team today!

Join our community channels:

  • Join Africa's Talking Women In Tech Community here
  • Africa's Talking Women In Tech Community Twitter (X) page here
  • Africa's Talking Africa's Talking Developer Community Uganda Twitter (X) page here
  • Africa's Talking Twitter (X) page here
  • Africa's Talking YouTube Channel here


  • Joanita Nakityo

    Africa's Talking Uganda

    Women In Tech Lead

  • Brenda Asio

    Academy City


  • Bridget Nabuuma

    International business science and technology university


Featured Attendees

  • Okori Sharon

    Isbat university


  • Kansiime Robinah



  • Diana Ajambo

    Analytics Business Centre

    Software developer

  • Diana Karungi





Thursday, May 30, 2024
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM UTC


Arrival and Check-In
Hands-On Session


  • Cynthia Moraa

    AT WIT Kenya Community Lead

  • Joanita Nakityo

    AT WIT Uganda Community Lead