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Microsoft, Inwi launch Cloud Startup Academy for women

Monday 23 June 2014 | 12:19 CET | News
Microsoft, Moroccan operator Inwi and Moroccan women CEOs' association AFEM have launched Cloud Startup Academy, a programme aimed at helping young female graduates to form startups using the latest cloud technologies. The six-month programme will host 50 participants initially. They will benefit from accelerated training on new technologies and the cloud. After graduating they will be able to start their business, selling Microsoft cloud solutions and Inwi's small business services to help SMEs in their digital evolution. In addition to study grants, participants will receive Windows 8

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