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

Atos and 01Talent announce the start of a strategic partnership to support the acceleration of the digital transformation in Africa, by enabling the dissemination of a high-top quality, modern and inclusive instruction system on the continent.

01Talent’s ambition is to establish, train and link a person million high-degree developers to the skilled world by 2035. Via this partnership, 01Talent will be ready to attract on Atos’ technological resources to support the quite a few assignments underway.

In buy to entire the pan-African marketing campaign made to establish long run digital talent, 01Talent, in partnership with the Didier Drogba Basis and UCLG Africa (United Cities and Neighborhood Governments Africa), will depend on a technological system developed by Atos to host cognitive tests.

These on the web tests will be mini-games available to all, demanding no prior coding expertise. They will offer a evaluate of the cognitive skills, creativeness and drive of candidates, and to establish high-prospective profiles who could not have been spotted by common training programs.

The college students of the long run “Zone01”, picked this way by the tests, will be properly trained for two years to grow to be high-degree resourceful “Complete Stack” developers, with a position at stake.

Zone01 Cabo-Verde, will be the initial “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 younger talent from Cape Verde and from 26 other African partner international locations will be welcomed in this “Zone01”and will be equipped with laptops by Atos. This initial “Zone01” will be the basis for the deployment of the training system which aims to produce far more than two hundred “Zone01” on the African continent.

Atos will also mobilize its workforce close to the world as a result of a mentoring system to share skills and give particular steering to the college students. This will give Atos an option to produce ties with Zone01 talent, and to seek the services of quite a few college students during and following their instruction.

It has also been agreed that Atos will build within just the academic system, a curriculum to boost and build the skills of its workforce, in immersion with the college students of the long run “Zone01”.

With this partnership, we reaffirm Atos’ ambition to support the dynamics of the economic, social and environmental transformation of the African continent as a result of instruction in digital skills. 01Talent’s specifically inclusive and modern academic supply is a concrete expression of this ambition, and we are happy to be ready to support its deployment. This is an critical stage in the development of a digital sector in Africa” commented Nourdine Bihmane, EVP and Director of Growing Markets at Atos.

“We are really delighted to give lifetime to a partnership that will make it possible for us to support and integrate the most promising digital talents into Atos’ groups. Atos and 01Talent share the exact same values and the exact same aim: to build human money as a result of an inclusive and sustainable tactic in buy to aid the digital and social changeover of the African continent,” provides David Sultan, Vice President of 01Talent in demand of Worldwide Operations.

Atos in Africa is thoroughly mobilized to make sure the achievement of the scholar range marketing campaign and to continue on this collaboration more than the prolonged expression. At a time when the continent is going digital, attracting talent is getting to be a major strategic emphasis for our development,” provides Alpha Barry, Director of Atos in Africa.

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

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About Atos

Atos is a world wide leader in digital transformation with 105,000 workforce and once-a-year revenue of more than € eleven billion. European variety a person in cybersecurity, cloud and high general performance computing, the Group supplies tailored finish-to-finish remedies for all industries in 71 international locations. A pioneer in decarbonization products and services and solutions, Atos is committed to a protected and decarbonized digital for its customers. Atos operates under the brand names Atos and Atos|Syntel. Atos is a SE (Societas Europaea), stated on the Following twenty Paris stock index.

The function of Atos is to aid design and style the long run of the information and facts area. Its skills and products and services support the development of knowledge, training and exploration in a multicultural tactic and contribute to the development of scientific and technological excellence. Throughout the world, the Group enables its consumers and workforce, and users of societies at significant to reside, get the job done and build sustainably, in a safe and protected information and facts area. www.atos.net

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About 01Talent

01Talent is each a Talent factory and a Talent agency which aims to establish, build and link to the skilled world 1 million high-degree developers in the world by 2035 as a result of the combination of a demonstrated pedagogical model and a sustainable and exponential business enterprise model.

01Talent deploys globally some Facilities of Collective Intelligence named Zone01 which consist of teacherless coding colleges, IT Talent Agencies and Digital Reskilling products and services.

Its curriculum is centered on 01Edu, the final upgrade of the “peer-to-peer” (teacherless) and gamified pedagogical tactic developed by Nicolas Sadirac and his workforce, a finding out system made to deal with the escalating world wide scarcity of IT developers.

This pedagogical model which develops entrepreneurial spirit, creativeness and collective intelligence has now been deployed by our co-founder Nicolas Sadirac and his Alumni in far more than forty international locations close to the world, instruction far more than 100,000 digital Talents in the previous ten years.https://01-edu.org

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Valerie Gagliano | [email protected] | +33 6 33 seventy three 24 89 | @valeriegagliano

 

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