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iHub By Jessica Colaço / May 23, 2011

Mobile Monday – Local Apps part 2


Riding on our theme on “Local Developers and their Successes” our next Mobile Monday-KENYA Meet up will be happening at the iHub on Monday 23rd of May starting at 6pm-7:30pm.

Our speakers will include:

  1. Consumer App Ideas –  This will be a selection of the best ideas received from the consumer app competition held in April giving insight into what consumers want in an App By Agatha Gikunda of Nokia
  2. Tell a Story– This is an app that enables users tell secrets anonymously. The secrets can be about Love/Work/Money/Others. The developer will also speak about the consumer insights that lead him to develop the app.  By Eric Mwenda, Local Developer
  3. Gari Noma- This is a car theme which has gained quite a bit of traction (94,544 downloads globally) and the developer will also include consumer insights that led him to develop the themes as he as a number on the store which are doing well. By Joseph Karanja, Local Developer

If you have an app/service that leverages mobile technology or mobile web give us a shout and we will try and slot you in.

Excellent opportunity to network with other mobile developers,entrepreneurs and enthusiasts.

If you’ve registered before for other events please go ahead and register again.

If you’d like to be present during the meet up in May please send us an email at and we will set up a slot for you.

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Author : Jessica Colaço

Jessica Colaço is currently the Director of Partnerships at iHub. She was the Founding Manager between 2010 and 2011 at iHub and Research Director between 2011 and 2013 at iHub Research. She is passionate about Innovation, Research, Mobile and Robotics Technology, Mentorship and Entrepreneurship in Kenya as she uses her position at iHub to court local, regional and international stakeholders to adopt Kenyan-made and African-made solutions. As an upcoming angel investor, she courts local and international investors to invest in great tech ideas and companies at idea and concept stage. She is also a Mobile and Robotics Tech Evangelist, Co-Founder of WMIAfrica and AkiraChix, ISOC-Kenya Chapter, Treasurer, ACM-W Nairobi Chapter Chair, TED Global Fellow 2009 and upcoming Guitarist. She was named one of the top 40 women under 40 years in Kenya's business scene by Business Daily on 2009, 2011 and 2012. Her endeavour is to put Kenya and Africa on the map for technology achievements and spur innovation within the country and continent! She blogs at:

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