Outbox hub is set to host local technologists, environmentalists and media in a one day workshop to find new ways of how to work with open data on air quality for science, journalism and research. Dubbed ‘Pimaa Datathon,’ the workshop is slated to take place on Saturday, February 4th starting...
The Up Accelerate program was launched a health-based innovation accelerator dubbed ‘Up Accelerate in November 2016 focused on empowering youth to address sexual and reproductive health bottlenecks, which runs until October 2017. This innovative program is part of a regional initiative by UNFPA East and Southern Africa Regional Office, with funding from...
Global Startup Challenge is an online competition for aspiring entrepreneurs from all over the world with the aim is to empower people from as many backgrounds as possible. The challenge calls upon interested applicants to submit their ideas and startups in an application consisting of problem identification and solution...
GDG DevFests are large, community-run events that can offer speaker sessions across multiple product areas, all-day hack-a-thons, code labs, and more. GDG Central Uganda brings to you the GDG DevFest 2016 event in Kampala. Join GDG Kampala, GDG Makerere, GDG SLAU, GDG MUBS, and GDG UCU on 17th December 2016...
The free face-to-face Ready to Work skills training commenced early this month on December 5th 2016 at the HUB, Oasis Mall. Over 2,000 youth have so far attained the free training where by at the end, each participant received two Certificates in; Barclays ReadytoWork, and Google Digicon Mini. ReadytoWork created by Barclays...
In preparation for the OpenMRS International Implementor's Conference to be held from December 6 to 9, and hackathon on December 10 and 11, Outbox is holding an Immersion evening on Thursday December 1, 2016 from 5 to 7pm. Sessions will be facilitated by; Daniel Kayiwa, OpenMRS Core Committer and Stephen...
Safaricom has announced plans to recruit 62 interns preferably those in their 3rd to 5th year of study in ICT related fields including Computer Science, Information Technology, Electrical and Electronics Engineering or Telecommunications Engineering by January 2017 as it progresses its agenda to woo more women to the technology field. The offer...
Outbox; an innovation Hub based in Uganda, is bring you one of their events dubbed "Introduction to building open data skills" on Friday 25th November, 2016 at their Hub located at Soliz House - Lumumba Avenue on 4th Floor, from 5:30p.m to 7:30p.m and will be facilitated by Richard Ngamita;...
Fund Africa Inc., together with the Youth For Public Transport (Y4PT) Foundation, with the support of the International Association of Public Transport (UITP) and its members will be hosting a 'Local Transport Hackathon' in Kampala under the theme "Using technology in building innovative public Transport Modes" from 24th to 25th...
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...