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Uncategorized By Jessica Colaço / September 24, 2011

Research In Motion Mini Developer Conference – Nairobi

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Research In Motion, the makers of the BlackBerry smartphone have the pleasure of inviting you to participate in a Mini Developer Conference on Thursday 29th September 2011 at the Laico Regency’s Marsabit Room.

In attendance will be Mr. Colin Abouchabki head of business development, Africa, and Michael Weitzel, Technical manager who will talk about the BlackBerry OS and fundamentals of developing for BlackBerry and tackle any questions you may have on their devices and systems.

Waldi Wepener, Regional Director for East, Central and West Africa will also be on hand and will speak to the strategy side of RIM’s business.

Sessions start at 7.30am and run through till 5.30pm. Meals will be provided.

To attend this developer conference, please RSVP to Mukami Muriuki, Tel no: 20-2396898

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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  • Idiot Savant at 15:26:00PM Saturday, September 24, 2011

    Too little, too late. RIM is irrelevant.


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