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

Praia (Cape Verde) and Paris (France) – October 6, 2021

Atos and 01Talent announce the start of a strategic partnership to assistance the acceleration of the electronic transformation in Africa, by enabling the dissemination of a higher-excellent, impressive and inclusive coaching application on the continent.

01Talent’s ambition is to identify, coach and link one particular million higher-degree developers to the skilled world by 2035. By means of this partnership, 01Talent will be able to draw on Atos’ technological means to assistance the several initiatives underway.

In order to comprehensive the pan-African marketing campaign made to identify potential electronic expertise, 01Talent, in partnership with the Didier Drogba Basis and UCLG Africa (United Metropolitan areas and Nearby Governments Africa), will depend on a technological platform created by Atos to host cognitive assessments.

These on the net assessments will be mini-online games available to all, necessitating no prior coding expertise. They will provide a evaluate of the cognitive abilities, creativeness and commitment of candidates, and to identify higher-possible profiles who could not have been noticed by standard education methods.

The students of the potential “Zone01”, selected this way by the assessments, will be experienced for 2 years to turn into higher-degree creative “Comprehensive Stack” developers, with a task at stake.

Zone01 Cabo-Verde, will be the very first “Zone01” collective intelligence zone on the African continent, and is scheduled to open at Praia Techno Park in Cape Verde, early 2022. two hundred young expertise from Cape Verde and from 26 other African lover international locations will be welcomed in this “Zone01”and will be supplied with laptops by Atos. This very first “Zone01” will be the basis for the deployment of the education application which aims to produce a lot more than two hundred “Zone01” on the African continent.

Atos will also mobilize its workforce around the world via a mentoring application to share knowledge and give particular steering to the students. This will give Atos an chance to produce ties with Zone01 expertise, and to employ several students in the course of and following their coaching.

It has also been agreed that Atos will produce in just the instructional platform, a curriculum to boost and produce the abilities of its workforce, in immersion with the students of the potential “Zone01”.

With this partnership, we reaffirm Atos’ ambition to assistance the dynamics of the economic, social and environmental transformation of the African continent via coaching in electronic abilities. 01Talent’s specially inclusive and impressive instructional offer you is a concrete expression of this ambition, and we are proud to be able to assistance its deployment. This is an significant move in the progress of a electronic sector in Africa” commented Nourdine Bihmane, EVP and Director of Increasing Marketplaces at Atos.

“We are really pleased to give existence to a partnership that will permit us to assistance and integrate the most promising electronic abilities into Atos’ groups. Atos and 01Talent share the identical values and the identical goal: to produce human money via an inclusive and sustainable strategy in order to facilitate the electronic and social changeover of the African continent,” adds David Sultan, Vice President of 01Talent in cost of Global Functions.

Atos in Africa is thoroughly mobilized to ensure the success of the scholar assortment marketing campaign and to keep on this collaboration above the prolonged expression. At a time when the continent is likely electronic, attracting expertise is starting to be a major strategic concentrate for our progress,” adds Alpha Barry, Director of Atos in Africa.

Following Cape Verde, Atos and 01Talent will produce their partnership with the opening of new “Zone01” on the African continent, in distinct in Senegal.


About Atos

Atos is a world chief in electronic transformation with one zero five,000 workforce and annual profits of above € eleven billion. European amount one particular in cybersecurity, cloud and higher overall performance computing, the Group gives tailored close-to-close alternatives for all industries in seventy one international locations. A pioneer in decarbonization solutions and goods, Atos is fully commited to a safe and decarbonized electronic for its clients. Atos operates below the brands Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), detailed on the Upcoming 20 Paris inventory index.

The purpose of Atos is to enable style and design the potential of the info space. Its knowledge and solutions assistance the progress of understanding, education and analysis in a multicultural strategy and add to the progress of scientific and technological excellence. Across the world, the Group permits its clients and workforce, and users of societies at large to dwell, work and produce sustainably, in a protected and safe info space. www.atos.internet

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About 01Talent

01Talent is equally a Expertise manufacturing unit and a Expertise company which aims to identify, produce and link to the skilled world one million higher-degree developers in the world by 2035 via the blend of a proven pedagogical design and a sustainable and exponential business design.

01Talent deploys globally some Centers of Collective Intelligence named Zone01 which include teacherless coding educational facilities, IT Expertise Agencies and Digital Reskilling solutions.

Its curriculum is based mostly on 01Edu, the supreme up grade of the “peer-to-peer” (teacherless) and gamified pedagogical strategy created by Nicolas Sadirac and his team, a discovering platform made to address the growing world scarcity of IT developers.

This pedagogical design which develops entrepreneurial spirit, creativeness and collective intelligence has previously been deployed by our co-founder Nicolas Sadirac and his Alumni in a lot more than 40 international locations around the world, coaching a lot more than 100,000 electronic Abilities in the past 10 years.

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