Nairobi Innovation Week 2017 kicks off!

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Date and time: 
Mon, 2017-03-06 11:42

Themed ‘Innovating to Solve Pressing Local and Global Challenges, the 3rd Annual Nairobi Innovation Week kicked off today with various side events.

Catch the Innovation Research Symposium tomorrow Tuesday March 7, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Jonathan Lenchner, Chief Scientist IBM Research Africa will give the keynote address.

In the afternoon, there will be a Research Café session on the ‘Role of research in innovation’.

Panelists include

  • Professor Lucy W. Irungu - Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research Production and Extension, UoN
  • Prof. Naftali Mollel - Director, Rural Development and Innovation Hub, University of Limpopo, South Africa
  • Prof. John Ayisi - Ministry of Education Science and Technology
  • Prof. Alfred Agwanda - Population Studies and Research Institute, UoN
  • Dr. Samuel Owuor - Dept. of Geography, UoN
  • Dr. Boniface K’Oyugi - , Population Studies and Research Institute, UoN/former CEO NCPD

Download the Innovation Research Symposium programme

Visit Nairobi Innovations Week 2017 for more information

Expiry Date: 
Sun, 2017-12-31 11:42