Google Developers Group (GDG) has announced that for the first time, the Developers’ Festival, dubbed DevFest-Addis will be held on January 6th, 2018 in Addis Ababa at the U.S. Embassy American Center - which is set to cover multiple product areas such as Android, Firebase, Google Cloud Platform, Design...
Zimba Women, earlier last week officially launched their first annual Zimba Women Technology in Business Summit 2016 dubbed under the theme “Breaking Business Barriers” at a press conference at Sheraton Kampala Hotel. The launch gathered the sponsors of the summit including; the American Embassy; represented by the Cultural Affairs...
Seedstars World, the global seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes is coming to Uganda for the 3rd time. With the support of the Stanbic Bank Uganda and our local ambassador Outbox Hub, Seedstars World will be holding a dynamic pitch event on the August 4th. In line...
The International Trade Centre (ITC), a joint agency of the United Nations and the World Trade Organization (WTO) engaged in trade-related technical assistance, is implementing a programme dubbed "The Netherlands Trust Fund IV " (NTF IV) in partnership with the Dutch Centre for the Promotion of Imports from developing...
Women in Africa Club (WIA); an organization in Africa that was created to recognize the female figures all around Africa and the accomplishments seeks for Africa’s top female entrepreneurs to invite to its first annual gathering, set for Morocco in September. With Uganda’s increasing population, the number of females in...
Netherlands-based travel fare aggregator and booking service firm; Booking.com in collaboration with STEAMD firm; iamtheCODE are seeking to recruit top developers (**Females emphasized a lot) through a Hackathon that will held from 23rd to 24th November, 2017 that will be addressing the sustainable development goals in Uganda. The hackathon is in...
Tech and incubation hub; Hive Colab will on Thursday host the Traction Camp - a regional acceleration program supported by the World Bank Group’s infoDev program and the governments of Norway, Sweden, Finland, and Kenya aimed at nurturing startups in East Africa, so as to create globally competitive, growth-oriented,...
The hack4ag Uganda hackthon was concluded last week in Jinj which saw three groups being awarded for coming up with the best applications. Kuangalia, an app that helps farmers verify seeds quality emerged winners. According to a senior economist at the World Bank, they were the clear cut winners,...
Dena, a Germany Energy Agency is set to award startups and innovators fighting Climate Change in the Startup Energy Transition Awards 2017. Happening for the first time, the global startup awards are aimed at attracting innovative startups and supporting them in making their visions become a key success factor for...
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...