Nairobi Innovation Week March 2018

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Date and time: 
Wed, 03/07/2018 - 14:07
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Great Court, University of Nairobi

The Nairobi Innovation Week 2018

The Nairobi innovation week 2018 brings together stake holders from different disciplines in the East Africa region. The University of Nairobi recognizes her critical role at the center of the innovation ecosystem in Kenya and Africa. The University wishes to work with as many partners as possible on a shared value platform to promote innovation and sustainable entrepreneurship in Kenya and the region. The First NIW was held between the 3rd and 7th August 2015. The second edition was graced by His Excellency Uhuru Kenyatta between the 1st and 5th August 2016. The third and most recent one was held between the 6th and 10th of March, 2017.


To champion relevant policy discussions on innovation within institutions and the country. Influence on innovation related policies in institutions and more particularly the country. This will be achieved through the policy forums, panel discussions, key note speeches and disseminated material during the innovation week.

The future of Nairobi Innovation Week (NIW) will be anchored on Startups. From 2018, NIW Startups has been designed as an ambitious programme to identify and recognize Kenya’s 15 most promising startups of every year.

As the alumni association, we are strategically placed to ensure that the university alumni and other stakeholders are strategically placed to support the startups through sponsorship of the Nairobi innovation week. The association has donated ksh. 500, 000 to the Nairobi innovation week. We thank all alumni for their contribution to ensure this event is a success.








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Wed, 03/31/2027 - 14:07

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