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Creating Business Opportunities in Healthcare in East Africa

Guest Post by Antony Njoroge This is Africa, TIA as common referenced, where villages once defined cultural roots, ties and practices. Medicine men were a vital organ to ensure villagers were well and healthy. A story is told of one such medicine man, lets call him Oloibon, whose village was plagued with an illness never […] Go to Source No tags for this post....

Open Session with David, Microsoft: How to scale your business beyond borders

iHub Research would like to invite you to an open session with David Lupafya, Principal IT Architect at Microsoft. This session will take place at the iHub UX LAB, Ground floor, Bishop Magua building, Thursday, 13th March from 2pm-3.30pm. If you are an entrepreneur working in e-commerce or financial sector and are interested in getting ideas […] Go to Source No tags for this post....

New Africa prize highlights engineering as key development driver

Engineers from Nigeria and other sub-Saharan countries are invited to enter a major new prize which rewards innovation and entrepreneurship in engineering. The Royal Academy of Engineering (RAEng) has announced the launch of the first Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation and is calling for entries from engineers connected with universities and research institutions in sub-Saharan […] Go to Source No...

PIVOT East partners with Tech hubs for 2014 startups competition

Organizers of PIVOT East, one of the most prestigious mobile startups competition and conference in the region are happy to announce a partnership with Tech Hubs across the region for 2014.  The hubs include: Outbox (Uganda), Hive Colab (Uganda), Kinu (Tanzania), Buni (Tanzania), kLab (Rwanda), iceaddis (Ethiopia), iBiz Africa (Kenya) and C4DLab (Kenya). The partnership […] Go to Source No tags for this post....

Screening of Girl Rising – empowering young women in ICT and entrepreneurship

Guest blog by Martine Kappel This Friday 7th March, 2014 from 6pm, there will be a world wide screening of the movie “Girl Rising” globally in 12 countries of which Kenya will feature. The premier in Kenya will be hosted by Nailab Accelerator Limited (The Nailab) in partnership with Google and Intel. The organizers of […] Go to Source No tags for this post....

Why calling yourself a Startup could be Killing your Business

Guest Post By Alex Muriu If you get to know me well enough, you will realize that I like reading. A lot. I read everything, from Menus to Advertorials to Spam emails to e-Books. The primary reason I think is I am naturally curious, sometimes to my own detriment, but so far nothing fatal; Evidently. My […] Go to Source No tags for this post....

The Intel Galileo Challenge: Launching in JKUAT, KU and UoN

Intel® Galileo development board is an Arduino*-compatible development boards featuring Intel® architecture. The platform is easy to use for new designers and for those looking to take designs to the next level. To create the Intel Galileo development board, Intel and Arduino have come together in a collaboration to push the boundaries of technology, innovation, […] Go to Source No tags for this post....