Crypto Billionaire, Changpeng Zhao, CEO of the world’s largest crypto exchange – Binance, is set to feature on a panel at the African Blockchain Conference 2018, happening on 23 -24 May in Kampala. Held under the theme “The role of Blockchain Technology in Africa’s transformation”, is the biggest conference...
On Friday 4th May, WAZIHUB, an Internet of Things (IoT) Innovation program was launched in Kampala, Uganda, as a collaborative problem solving and innovative approach to foster creation of IoT products and services. The launch which took place at Hive Colab, one of the consortium partners in Uganda is...
Andela has today announced that the Andela Learning Community is extending to Uganda. As a program implemented in partnership with Google and Udacity, the ALC provides aspiring technologists with the tools to become globally competitive software developers. The call for Ugandan learners to apply to the Android or Web...
The second edition of Africa Innovation Summit (AIS) which will take place from 6th to 8th June 2018 in Kigali, Rwanda under the esteemed patronage of His Excellencies President Paul Kagame and Pedro Pires (ex-President of Cabo Verde) will focus on innovation as a tool to address Africa’s pressing challenges,...
US-based online technology publisher; Tech Crunch has announced dates for its Startup Battlefield 'Meet and Greets' that will be held in Nigeria and Ghana on April 17th and April 20th respectively. The events have been held in Nairobi, Kenya for the past events. Startup Battlefield Director, Samantha Stein, will be sharing...
Now in its seventh year, globally, the HiiL Innovating Justice Challenge is back and calling for applications for the 2018 Edition and an opportunity to receive specialized training, mentorship and up to 20,000 Euros in equity-free grant money. Through the Innovating Justice Challenge, HiiL seeks out and supports those who are...
Dimension Data and its global partner Cisco have partnered to bring the Digital Business Day Forum to Kampala on the 29th April, at the Golden Tulip Hotel. The Forum aims to showcase the latest solutions that enable businesses to fast track their digital transformation journey. Group executives from Dimension Data...
Visa’s Everywhere Initiative is set to expand into Sub-Saharan Africa, extending the global programme that tasks start-ups to solve commerce challenges, enhance their own product propositions and provide solutions for Visa's network of partners. Entrants can win up to USD 50,000, access to Visa products and services, mentorship and support...
Cupertino-based tech firm; Apple Inc. has announced the date for its annual Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC). Where its expected to unveil its first major product of 2018, which many have said that could be the next-gen iOSor iOS 12. Just like it does very year (unveil the new mobile OS for iPhone...
The Africa Innovation Summit (AIS), which will take place from 6-8 June 2018 in Kigali, Rwanda, under the esteemed patronage of His Excellencies President Paul Kagame and Pedro Pires (ex-President of Cabo Verde), announced a call for applications to innovators across Africa whose solutions have the potential to solve...