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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DEMO Africa 2016 final 30 list released

DEMO Africa is one of the flagship initiatives of LIONS@frica and aims to connect African startups to the global ecosystem. DEMO Africa is the place where the most innovative companies from African countries get a platform to launch their products and announce to Africa and the world what they have developed. Demo Africa, the continent’s […]

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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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Kenya’s Safaricom to launch Uber rival, Littlecabs

Safaricom head office in Nairobi, Kenya Kenya’s biggest telecoms company Safaricom has announced they will launch a ride-hailing company as its seeks new sources of revenue. Safaricom, which is 40 percent owned by Britain’s Vodafone, and Nairobi-based software developer Craft Silicon will launch the app called Littlecabs in the next three weeks, Safaricom CEO Bob […]

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The 2016 Multi-Dimensional Poverty Index – The Global MPI

The 2016 Multidimensional Poverty Index was launched yesterday. What does it say? The 2016 Multi-Dimensional Poverty Index was published yesterday. It now covers 102 countries in total, including 75 per cent of the world’s population, or 5.2 billion people. Of this proportion, 30 per cent of people (1.6 billion) are identified as multidimensionally poor. The […]

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Training for North-South Development

DotMax blog, and the GeekStudio TV show now on Kenya’s largest TV station, KBC TV are foremost in bringing you happenings in Tech, Innovation and Entrepreneurship space. We are happy to partner with http://trainingfornsd.com to do together in Kenya and beyond: – Adult Training – Technical Assistance – Political Analysis – Preparation of training materials […]

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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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NASA and Microsoft will let you walk on Mars using HoloLens

Pictures of astronaut Scott Kelly with HoloLens at the International Space Station! Want to go to Mars? While a real trip to the red planet might be decades away for NASA astronauts, people on Earth can take a trip to the rusty surface of Mars using Microsoft’s HoloLens technology. NASA will open a new exhibit […]

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