March 2, 2024


Imagination at work

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 six, 2021

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

01Talent’s ambition is to discover, educate and hook up just one million superior-degree developers to the professional environment by 2035. By this partnership, 01Talent will be able to attract on Atos’ technological resources to aid the quite a few projects underway.

In buy to comprehensive the pan-African marketing campaign built to discover long term electronic talent, 01Talent, in partnership with the Didier Drogba Basis and UCLG Africa (United Towns and Nearby Governments Africa), will count on a technological system made by Atos to host cognitive assessments.

These online assessments will be mini-game titles available to all, requiring no prior coding encounter. They will present a evaluate of the cognitive capabilities, creativeness and motivation of candidates, and to discover superior-prospective profiles who could not have been spotted by standard schooling methods.

The pupils of the long term “Zone01”, chosen this way by the assessments, will be qualified for 2 years to turn out to be superior-degree artistic “Whole Stack” developers, with a career at stake.

Zone01 Cabo-Verde, will be the to start with “Zone01” collective intelligence zone on the African continent, and is scheduled to open up at Praia Techno Park in Cape Verde, early 2022. 200 younger talent from Cape Verde and from 26 other African companion nations will be welcomed in this “Zone01”and will be supplied with laptops by Atos. This to start with “Zone01” will be the basis for the deployment of the schooling program which aims to create extra than 200 “Zone01” on the African continent.

Atos will also mobilize its employees all over the environment through a mentoring program to share skills and give particular guidance to the pupils. This will give Atos an opportunity to create ties with Zone01 talent, and to use quite a few pupils in the course of and following their teaching.

It has also been agreed that Atos will develop inside the educational system, a curriculum to strengthen and develop the capabilities of its employees, in immersion with the pupils of the long term “Zone01”.

With this partnership, we reaffirm Atos’ ambition to aid the dynamics of the financial, social and environmental transformation of the African continent through teaching in electronic capabilities. 01Talent’s specially inclusive and ground breaking educational offer is a concrete expression of this ambition, and we are very pleased to be able to aid its deployment. This is an crucial phase in the enhancement of a electronic sector in Africa” commented Nourdine Bihmane, EVP and Director of Escalating Markets at Atos.

“We are pretty delighted to give lifestyle to a partnership that will enable us to aid and combine the most promising electronic abilities into Atos’ groups. Atos and 01Talent share the exact same values and the exact same intention: to develop human money through an inclusive and sustainable tactic in buy to aid the electronic and social changeover of the African continent,” adds David Sultan, Vice President of 01Talent in cost of Worldwide Operations.

Atos in Africa is absolutely mobilized to guarantee the accomplishment of the college student range marketing campaign and to continue on this collaboration about the lengthy term. At a time when the continent is likely electronic, attracting talent is getting to be a big strategic emphasis for our enhancement,” adds Alpha Barry, Director of Atos in Africa.

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


About Atos

Atos is a global leader in electronic transformation with one hundred and five,000 employees and once-a-year earnings of about € 11 billion. European amount just one in cybersecurity, cloud and superior overall performance computing, the Team offers tailored stop-to-stop answers for all industries in 71 nations. A pioneer in decarbonization solutions and merchandise, Atos is dedicated to a protected and decarbonized electronic for its customers. Atos operates under the models Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), mentioned on the Subsequent 20 Paris inventory index.

The purpose of Atos is to assist style and design the long term of the information place. Its skills and solutions aid the enhancement of know-how, schooling and analysis in a multicultural tactic and contribute to the enhancement of scientific and technological excellence. Throughout the environment, the Team permits its customers and employees, and users of societies at massive to stay, get the job done and develop sustainably, in a risk-free and protected information place.

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Laura Fau | [email protected] | +33 six seventy three 64 04 eighteen | @laurajanefau

About 01Talent

01Talent is the two a Talent manufacturing unit and a Talent agency which aims to discover, develop and hook up to the professional environment one million superior-degree developers in the environment by 2035 through the mixture of a verified pedagogical product and a sustainable and exponential organization product.

01Talent deploys globally some Facilities of Collective Intelligence named Zone01 which include things like teacherless coding educational facilities, IT Talent Businesses and Digital Reskilling solutions.

Its curriculum is dependent on 01Edu, the final upgrade of the “peer-to-peer” (teacherless) and gamified pedagogical tactic made by Nicolas Sadirac and his crew, a finding out system built to handle the developing global scarcity of IT developers.

This pedagogical product which develops entrepreneurial spirit, creativeness and collective intelligence has currently been deployed by our co-founder Nicolas Sadirac and his Alumni in extra than 40 nations all over the environment, teaching extra than a hundred,000 electronic Abilities in the very last ten years.

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Valerie Gagliano | [email protected] | +33 six 33 seventy three 24 89 | @valeriegagliano


Image: left to ideal: David Sultan, Worldwide COO, 01Talent Nourdine Bihmane, EVP and Director of Escalating Markets, Atos Deror Sultan, Co-founder & CEO, 01Talent.