Atos becomes 01Talent’s technology partner in Africa to identify, train and connect the digital talent of tomorrow to jobs

Lavern Vogel

Praia (Cape Verde) and Paris (France) – Oct six, 2021 Atos and 01Talent announce the start of a strategic partnership to aid the acceleration of the electronic transformation in Africa, by enabling the dissemination of a superior-quality, ground breaking and inclusive education system on the continent. 01Talent’s ambition is to […]

Praia (Cape Verde) and Paris (France) – Oct six, 2021

Atos and 01Talent announce the start of a strategic partnership to aid the acceleration of the electronic transformation in Africa, by enabling the dissemination of a superior-quality, ground breaking and inclusive education system on the continent.

01Talent’s ambition is to identify, teach and link one million superior-stage developers to the expert environment by 2035. By this partnership, 01Talent will be ready to draw on Atos’ technological assets to aid the many projects underway.

In buy to comprehensive the pan-African marketing campaign developed to identify long run electronic expertise, 01Talent, in partnership with the Didier Drogba Foundation and UCLG Africa (United Towns and Area Governments Africa), will depend on a technological platform created by Atos to host cognitive exams.

These online exams will be mini-games accessible to all, requiring no prior coding experience. They will deliver a evaluate of the cognitive techniques, creativeness and drive of candidates, and to identify superior-potential profiles who could not have been spotted by standard education techniques.

The college students of the long run “Zone01”, selected this way by the exams, will be experienced for 2 many years to develop into superior-stage resourceful “Whole Stack” developers, with a career at stake.

Zone01 Cabo-Verde, will be the initially “Zone01” collective intelligence zone on the African continent, and is scheduled to open up at Praia Techno Park in Cape Verde, early 2022. two hundred youthful expertise from Cape Verde and from 26 other African associate nations around the world will be welcomed in this “Zone01”and will be provided with laptops by Atos. This initially “Zone01” will be the basis for the deployment of the education system which aims to produce extra than two hundred “Zone01” on the African continent.

Atos will also mobilize its staff members all around the environment by means of a mentoring system to share skills and give particular direction to the college students. This will give Atos an chance to produce ties with Zone01 expertise, and to employ the service of many college students for the duration of and immediately after their education.

It has also been agreed that Atos will build within just the educational platform, a curriculum to enhance and build the techniques of its staff members, in immersion with the college students of the long run “Zone01”.

With this partnership, we reaffirm Atos’ ambition to aid the dynamics of the economic, social and environmental transformation of the African continent by means of education in electronic techniques. 01Talent’s significantly inclusive and ground breaking educational offer you is a concrete expression of this ambition, and we are proud to be ready to aid its deployment. This is an crucial step in the advancement of a electronic sector in Africa” commented Nourdine Bihmane, EVP and Director of Increasing Markets at Atos.

“We are incredibly happy to give lifestyle to a partnership that will allow us to aid and combine the most promising electronic talents into Atos’ groups. Atos and 01Talent share the identical values and the identical intention: to build human cash by means of an inclusive and sustainable solution in buy to aid the electronic and social changeover of the African continent,” adds David Sultan, Vice President of 01Talent in charge of Global Operations.

Atos in Africa is absolutely mobilized to assure the accomplishment of the pupil choice marketing campaign and to continue on this collaboration in excess of the extended phrase. At a time when the continent is going electronic, attracting expertise is starting to be a significant strategic concentrate for our advancement,” adds Alpha Barry, Director of Atos in Africa.

Right after Cape Verde, Atos and 01Talent will build their partnership with the opening of new “Zone01” on the African continent, in individual in Senegal.


About Atos

Atos is a world chief in electronic transformation with one zero five,000 staff members and annual earnings of in excess of € 11 billion. European amount one in cybersecurity, cloud and superior efficiency computing, the Group supplies personalized end-to-end answers for all industries in seventy one nations around the world. A pioneer in decarbonization solutions and products, Atos is fully commited to a safe and decarbonized electronic for its consumers. Atos operates below the brands Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), shown on the Future 20 Paris inventory index.

The goal of Atos is to help design and style the long run of the facts place. Its skills and solutions aid the advancement of know-how, education and exploration in a multicultural solution and contribute to the advancement of scientific and technological excellence. Throughout the environment, the Group allows its consumers and staff members, and members of societies at large to are living, function and build sustainably, in a protected and safe facts place.

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Laura Fau | | +33 six seventy three 64 04 eighteen | @laurajanefau

About 01Talent

01Talent is each a Talent manufacturing unit and a Talent agency which aims to identify, build and link to the expert environment 1 million superior-stage developers in the environment by 2035 by means of the mix of a tested pedagogical product and a sustainable and exponential business product.

01Talent deploys globally some Facilities of Collective Intelligence named Zone01 which consist of teacherless coding schools, IT Talent Organizations and Digital Reskilling solutions.

Its curriculum is dependent on 01Edu, the final improve of the “peer-to-peer” (teacherless) and gamified pedagogical solution created by Nicolas Sadirac and his staff, a learning platform developed to handle the rising world lack of IT developers.

This pedagogical product which develops entrepreneurial spirit, creativeness and collective intelligence has presently been deployed by our co-founder Nicolas Sadirac and his Alumni in extra than 40 nations around the world all around the environment, education extra than one hundred,000 electronic Abilities in the very last 10 many years.

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Valerie Gagliano | | +33 six 33 seventy three 24 89 | @valeriegagliano


Picture: still left to ideal: David Sultan, Global COO, 01Talent Nourdine Bihmane, EVP and Director of Increasing Markets, Atos Deror Sultan, Co-founder & CEO, 01Talent.

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