To catalyze the Kenyan tech community’s growth.

EVENTS

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Creativez MeetupAnyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Sunday 25th November 2012
  • Starts: 2:00pm Ends: 5:00pm

The final #CreativezMeetup of 2012: "Business in the Beats". Our final meetup-takes a look at entertainers who are making it walking the “road less travelled”. We will not just demystify the REAL music scene in Kenya (funding, distribution, audience appreciation, marketing etc) – we’ll explore new changes through innovation, technology and even continental linkages that are helping combat the Industry’s

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African Interactive: The Moving ImageAnyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Friday 9th November 2012
  • Starts: 5:00pm Ends: 7:00pm

Afrika eye is looking deeper into the question of how Digital can help expand the audience for the African moving image. We are holding a panel discussion simultaneously – both at Bristol’s Watershed and Nairobi’s iHub – live-linked by video.


On Friday 9th November, join us at the iHub  at 5pm for a livestreamed discussion on how Digital can expand the audience for the African moving image. More information here: http://www.ihub.co.ke/blog/2012/11/af

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Grails HackathonAnyone

  • Venue: Frontline SMS office, 1st floor Bishop Magua Centr, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Date: Friday 9th November 2012 :For 3 days
  • Starts: 9:00am Ends: 5:00pm

Grails48 is a global community hackathon series and startup mentorship program. Our first event "newbie" is taking place Nov 9-11th, 2012 online and in various locations. The purpose of Grails48 is to bring the Grails world together igniting innovation with our favorite JVM based tools and platforms. For more information contact geoffrey@frontlinesms.com.

 

Details at http://grails48.com/

 

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Ruby User Group Monthly Meet-UpAnyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Thursday 8th November 2012
  • Starts: 6:00pm Ends: 7:30pm

Monthly meetup for people interested in Ruby and Ruby on Rails. For more information contact Bernard Banta - banta.bernard@gmail.com.

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Experience ‘Block by Block’: A new interactive initiative by Mojang and UN-HabitatAnyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Wednesday 7th November 2012
  • Starts: 6:00pm Ends: 8:00pm

Mojang, the makers of the internationally acclaimed game Minecraft, and UN-Habitat, the UN Human Settlements Programme, have teamed up to develop a gaming tool that aims to involve young people in the planning process in urban areas.

 

We are pleased to invite you to a free launch event on November 7th 2012 from 6-8 pm at the iHub. More information here: http://www.ihub.co.ke/blog/2012/10/experience-block-by-block-a-new-interactive-initiative-by-mojang-and-un-habitat-7th-

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Wireless Wednesday: Understanding Government and NGO's initiatives in the MHealth Ecosystem in KenyaAnyone

  • Venue: m:Lab East Africa. 3rd Floor, Bishop Magua Center, Nairobi
  • Date: Wednesday 7th November 2012
  • Starts: 12:00pm Ends: 3:00pm

The meetup will be attended by representatives from Health NGOs, Government, Phone Manufacturers, mobile operators, entrepreneurs, mobile app developers among others.
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IP Check InAnyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Saturday 3rd November 2012
  • Starts: 10:00am Ends: 12:00pm

This month's meetup focuses on IP and the Statute Law Miscellaneous Amendment Act 2012.

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Wireless Wednesday: Enhancing the use of reliable agro-weather data by farmersAnyone

  • Venue: m:Lab East Africa, 3rd Floor Bishop Magua Center, Nairobi
  • Date: Wednesday 31st October 2012
  • Starts: 10:00am Ends: 3:00pm

The focus group discussion will seek to find out from the stakeholders how accurate, weather information dissemination,personal weather stations and agronomic practices affect agriculture and how technology can be used

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Hacks/Hackers Nairobi October Meetup – Holding Companies and Their Directors to Account: An Open Data SolutionAnyone

  • Venue: 88mph, Nairobi
  • Date: Tuesday 30th October 2012
  • Starts: 6:00pm Ends: 8:00pm

Holding Companies and Their Directors to Account: An Open Data Solution

 

Date: Tuesday, 30th October 2012

Venue: 88mph

Time: 1800hrs - 2000hrs

 

Highly intercon

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Training for the Design CommunityAnyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Monday 29th October 2012 :For 4 days
  • Starts: 9:00am Ends: 5:00pm

From 29th October to 2nd November 2012, we are putting together a highly practical series of user experience design training sessions sponsored by ThoughtWorks, a global leader in lean and agile UX. More information here: http://www.ihub.co.ke/blog/2012/10/training-for-the-design-community-29th-october-2nd-november-2012-ihub/

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BlackBerry Mini-BootCampAnyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Saturday 27th October 2012
  • Starts: 10:00am Ends: 7:00pm

BlackBerry Developer Community in Kenya is organizing an event for all to come and learn a little more about Charismatic BlackBerry 10 Development. More info here: http://www.ihub.co.ke/blog/2012/10/blackberry-mini-bootcamp-saturday-october-27th-2012-10-am-7-pm-ihub/

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AITEC East Africa ICT Summit 2012RSVP

  • Venue: Oshwal Centre, Westlands, Nairobi
  • Date: Wednesday 24th October 2012
  • Starts: 8:00am Ends: 5:00am

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Theme: Smart cities > smart societies > smart enterprises

Kenya, and increasingly the rest of East Africa, now has the ICT infrastructure and services in place to be a world-class provider of IT-enabled services. The AITEC East Africa ICT Summit 2012 provides the platform to achieve this vision through a multi-faceted event that will draw together the many strands of a vibrant growth market, underpinning high-level busi

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East Africa Network Operators Group (EANOG) MeetupAnyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Monday 22nd October 2012
  • Starts: 6:00pm Ends: 7:30pm

 

The East Africa Network Operators Group will be hosting a discussion on OpenBTS, led by Jim Forster. 
Michael Ginguld will be presenting on the AirJaldi approach to rural broadband: what lessons from India might apply here in Kenya.

 

 

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Silicon Savannah: Reality CheckAnyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Thursday 18th October 2012
  • Starts: 6:00pm Ends: 8:00pm

A brutally honest discussion around what’s really going on in Silicon Savannah. More information here: http://www.ihub.co.ke/blog/2012/10/silicon-savannah-reality-check-thursday-18th-october-2012-6-8-pm-ihub/

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Nairobi Startup Pitch Night #3Anyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Wednesday 17th October 2012
  • Starts: 6:30pm Ends: 8:00pm

Nairobi Start-Up Pitch Night is a (free) regular event where 5 startups of all stages and industries get to pitch. The event brings together investors, advisors, students, business leaders, successful and aspiring entrepreneurs, and anyone who loves startups. The Startup Nights will be held every 3rd Wednesday of the month.

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Ruby Users Meet-UpAnyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Thursday 4th October 2012
  • Starts: 6:00pm Ends: 7:30pm

Monthly meetup for Ruby users. Join us on the first Thursday of every month. 

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Wireless Wednesday: Understanding Kenya's MHealth EcosystemAnyone

  • Venue: M:Lab East Africa, Bishop Magua Center (3rd flr), Nairobi
  • Date: Wednesday 3rd October 2012
  • Starts: 12:00pm Ends: 3:00pm

The first in the new series of mHealth meetups will be held on 3rd October 2012. The event is themed “Understanding Kenya’s mHealth Ecosystem” . Stakeholders in the health sector will share thoughts on the mHealth ecosystem and the roles of the different sub-sector players. Read more on this event HERE

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Creativez CatchupAnyone

  • Venue: The GoDown Arts Centre, Nairobi
  • Date: Sunday 30th September 2012
  • Starts: 2:00pm Ends: 5:00pm

Monthly creative meetup. More information here: http://www.ihub.co.ke/blog/2012/09/creativez-catchup-sunday-september-30th-2012-the-godown-arts-centre/

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Coffee Hour with iHub ResearchAnyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Friday 28th September 2012
  • Starts: 3:30pm Ends: 4:30pm

Coffee Hour with the iHub Research team. Come meet them, learn about what they're doing, and find out what they can do for you. 

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Fireside Chat with Mike Macharia, CEO of Seven Seas TechnologiesAnyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Thursday 27th September 2012
  • Starts: 6:30pm Ends: 8:00pm

We’re very pleased to be hosting Mike Macharia, CEO of Seven Seas Technologies, at this month’s Fireside Chat. Register here to attend: http://mikemachariafireside.eventbrite.com/

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CREATIVE WEB WORKSHOPAnyone

  • Venue: LENANA MOUNT HOTEL, NAIROBI
  • Date: Wednesday 26th September 2012 :For 2 days
  • Starts: 8:00am Ends: 4:30am

 

RE: INVITATION TO PARTICIPATE IN THE 2ND CREATIVE-WEB WORKSHOP:

Your online presence and website management is critical to your organization’s success.
 
Software Dynamics Limited and Goshen Consultancy have once again organized this very successful workshop to be held on 26th to 28th September at the Lenana Mount Hotel,

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BlackBerry Developers Kenya Inaugural MeetingAnyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Saturday 22nd September 2012
  • Starts: 5:00pm Ends: 8:00pm

BlackBerry will be hosting its inaugural meeting for Kenyan developers this weekend. More information here: http://www.ihub.co.ke/blog/2012/09/blackberry-developers-kenya-inaugural-meeting-september-22-2012-ihub/

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Nairobi Startup Pitch Night #2Anyone

  • Venue: iHub, Nairobi
  • Date: Wednesday 19th September 2012
  • Starts: 6:30pm Ends: 8:00pm

Nairobi Startup Nights is a (free) regular event where 5 startups of all stages and industries get to pitch. The event brings together investors,  advisors, students,  business leaders,  successful and aspiring entrepreneurs, and anyone who loves startups. 

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Visualizing the News - Code4Democracy Workshop and HackathonAnyone

  • Venue: PAWA254, Nairobi
  • Date: Tuesday 18th September 2012 :For 2 days
  • Starts: 9:00am Ends: 6:00pm

Visualizing the News -- Code4Democracy Workshop and Hackathon 18th and 19th September 2012 (Tuesday and Wednesday), at PAWA 254 in Na

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SCALING YOUR BUSINESS UPWARDS SUMMITRSVP

  • Venue: The Junction Mall, 3rd Floor, Ngong RD, Nairobi
  • Date: Tuesday 18th September 2012 :For 2 days
  • Starts: 8:00am Ends: 5:00pm

Having the right people, the right IT, the right contacts, the right governance structures, are all vital when you are an entrepreneur or SME wanting to scale your business and grow to the next level.

 

Ignite's inaugural Scaling your Business Upwards Summit on 1

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    @iHub : Take a look at the event that @letsokhi is putting on July 29th @iHub http://t.co/Szp4nk6suQ