The African Women in Technology Conference – IBOM

Get connected. Get educated. Be empowered to advance your tech career at “The African Women in Technology Conference”. With a focus on providing solutions to challenges faced by young girls and women in technology, the AWIT conference will feature a series of hands-on workshops, pitch practice and critique sessions and candid discussions about how to […]

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The 3rd AfricaHackOn Annual Cyber Security Conference

Theme: “Convergence in Security” Date: Thursday 28th – Friday, 29th July 2016 Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm Venue: The Michael Joseph Center, Safaricom House Cyber Security has risen to prominence as a recurrent theme in the ICT industry over the last 10 years. We have witnessed a deluge of events, both local and international, […]

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Save the Date: Go Green Kids Festival – Karura Forest, 28th May

GO GREEN KIDS FESTIVAL The Go Green Kids Festival is annual event organized by Greyfos Consulting to provide children and their families’ inspiration and knowledge to get outside, play in and explore nature – ultimately become stewards of the environment and advocates for conservation. The event is: For majority of children who care deeply about environmental […]

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Launch of the the first ICANN Africa engagement Office in Africa

ICANN is set to launch their first engagement office in Africa on May 24, 2016 and will be presided over by senior government officials and ICANN Global leaders. This follows the announcement that was made by ICANN Board chair Steve Crocker at the ICANN55 meeting in March in Marrakech, Morocco. ICANN Nairobi Invitation E-Card ICANN […]

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UNCTAD World Investment Forum 2016 will be in Nairobi

Registration 2016 The next UNCTAD World Investment Forum takes place in Nairobi, Kenya from July 17-21, 2016. The Forum is the largest global platform for action on investment for sustainable development. The event brings together global leaders from the public and private sectors to explore what the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals mean for business and how the public […]

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Google Summer of Code

Help us change the world one line of code at a time.   Participate in the 12th year of Google Summer of Code!    Over the past 11 years,​   ​ Google Summer of Code has brought together almost  11,000 students and over 500 open source projects to create millions of lines  of code. We’re looking for mentors and students to join us in making 2016 the  best GSoC yet!    Google Summer of Code is designed to encourage student participation in  open source development. The goals of the program are to:  ● Inspire developers to begin participating in open source  development  ● Provide students in Computer Science and related fields the  opportunity to do work related to their academic pursuits   ● Give students exposure to real­world software development  scenarios (e.g., version control practices, software licensing  questions, mailing­list etiquette, etc.)  ● Create more open source code for the benefit of all  ● Help open source projects bring in new developers and  committers    Successful student contributors are given a 5,500 USD stipend, enabling them  to focus on their coding projects for three months. Google Summer of Code is  completely online, which has allowed students and mentors from over 100  countries to participate over the past 11 years.    There are 180 open source projects that students can choose from in 2016.    Student applications will be accepted from March 14­25, 2016.    Find full details on requirements for participation,  including how to apply and Program Rules on  https://g.co/gsoc

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Presidential Digital Talent Programme (PDTP)

ICT Authority is looking to recruit 400 interns for the Presidential Digital Talent Programme Nairobi, Monday, 29th February 2016: The ICT Authority has embarked on recruiting 400 ICT graduate trainees for the Presidential Digital Talent Programme (PDTP) as part of the government’s commitment to leverage ICT to enhance citizen service delivery.  This is the second intake […]

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Fellowship and NextGen@ICANN Application Rounds Open for ICANN56

lCANN launches the application rounds for both the NextGen@ICANN and Fellowship Programs to participate in ICANN56 in Panama City, Panama in June 2016. This round remains open until 19 February 2016 and successful candidates will be announced on the ICANN website, 25 March 2016. An important distinction regarding this round of the Fellowship Program is […]

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GeekStudio – Beyond Today TV Show honored!

The GeekStudio – Beyond Today TV Show will be at the Safaricom Engage event as per the below invite to share our experience about Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship – the key areas we focus on in our shows. Please also note that the venue for Safaricom Engage has been changed to Michael Joseph Center, Safaricom […]

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