By Mathew Ibiyemi
Frontline technology firm, SystemSpecs, has again, demonstrated its commitment to promoting innovation in Nigeria by its sponsorship of the UK-Nigeria Tech Hub Devcamp, a program that trains young innovators, leveraging on the partnership of competent public and private institutions to deliver a wholistic and sound experience to participants.
While addressing young innovators during the Devcamp demo event last Wednesday, Dr Emmanuel Eze, the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of SystemSpecs, stressed the need for product differentiation.
The UK- Nigeria Tech Hub is an initiative by the UK Government to support the growth of the Nigerian tech ecosystem. Its Devcamp program is organized in partnership with Wootlab Innovations, an organization that leverages technology for human capital development in preparing people for the future of work, and supported by a number of organizations, including SystemSpecs.
SystemSpecs is one of the largest and oldest tech firms in Nigeria, it is a leading provider of Financial Technology and Human Resource Management solutions, with remarkable products like Remita, HumanManager and Paylink, which are helping governments, businesses, banks, and individuals to solve problems.
Representing SystemSpecs, Dr Emmmanuel Eze gave feedback on tech products showcased by young innovators at the event. He expressed his delight in the products showcased and commended the young innovators, who have created solutions to solve various challenges in the society. He remarked that with some adjustments and implementation of recommendations, they can become ready for investors and the market.
“I am quite impressed by this app,” Eze said about one of the products exhibited. “You have not only showcased the app but you have done a proof of concept.”