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Dr. Mwangi (Equity Bank) at Pivot25

Uncategorized By Hilda Moraa / June 14, 2011

Fireside Chat with Equity Bank CEO & MD, Dr. James Mwangi

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Opening the Pivot25 event with a fireside chat, CEO & MD of Equity Bank, Dr. James Mwangi spoke to the Pivot25 audience about Equity Bank and his opinion of the future of the Mobile Money sector. Q: What is your take on innovation in the Kenya Vision 2030? I am

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iHub By Jessica Colaco / June 13, 2011

Pivot25 is here!

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With Pivot25 only a day away, the excitement is really starting to build here in Nairobi. The finalists submitted their final pitch decks and have been through intense rehersals, and we are really impressed with what they have brought to the table. We have a few exciting things we’d like

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Uncategorized By Jessica Colaco / June 13, 2011

AfriTech Nairobi

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Unlike Europe, Asia and North America, Africa has seen a trickle of activities as far as the digital marketing is concerned. A few pockets of growth, especially in the South African region have been identified and targeted by the industry influencers. Apart from a handful of low intensity summits, there

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iHub By Jessica Colaco / June 13, 2011

Talk on Advancing Bio-Informatics and Genomics

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Modern biology is now largely focused on the analysis of whole genome data; producing, curating, and making this data accessible for research is a major initiative all over the world. The goal of this talk is to acquaint folks with the basics of modern biology (what is a genome? why should you care? what

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m:lab By John Kieti / June 11, 2011

Formal Launch for m:lab East Africa

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m:lab East Africa will be launched formally on 16th June, 2011 at 10:00am – 11:30am.  The lab is hosted by the mLab Consortium which includes Nairobi’s *iHub_, eMobilis, the World Wide Web Foundation, and the University of Nairobi School of Computing and Informatics.  The launch event will happen at the

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