Open space for technologists, investors, tech companies and hackers in Nairobi.


Data Science Lab By Chris Orwa / July 9, 2014

Invitation to Second Data Science Meet-up

1 Comment

After a successful initial data science meet-up two months ago, iHub Research’s Data Science Lab is welcoming you to the second data science meet-up this Friday 11th July ,2014 at the iHub Research space second floor Bishop Magua Building from 5 pm to 7 pm. Speakers for the event will

read more


iHub By Nanjira Sambuli / July 3, 2014

ICT and Governance in East Africa: Study Sites


By Varyanne Sika There might be unanimity in the excitement about ICTs in Africa but there remains little empirical evidence on the ways of actual use of ICT and in particular, for our study, in governance. Governance, as we approach it in this study, has a political and social component,

read more

2014-06-24 11.48.41

iHub Robotics By Rachel Gichinga / June 30, 2014

Spotlight on Local Innovation: The Intel Autobots Project


The Intel® Galileo board is a microcontroller board based on the Intel® Quark SoC X1000 application processor, a 32-bit Intel® Pentium® brand system on a chip (SoC). It is the first board based on Intel® architecture designed to be hardware and software pin-compatible with shields designed for the Arduino Uno*

read more


iHub By Jessica Colaço / June 27, 2014

2014 Kenya Internet Governance Forum (IGF)


Internet Society is the world’s trusted independent source of leadership for Internet policy, technology standards, and future development. More than simply advancing technology, we work to ensure the Internet continues to grow and evolve as a platform for innovation, economic development, and social progress for people around the world. Every

read more

iHub Research By Nanjira Sambuli / June 27, 2014

Online Dangerous Speech Monitoring in Kenya: Umati Project’s Findings from January – November 2013.


2013 was a rather eventful year in Kenya, with the elections (conducted under a new constitutional dispensation) and the subsequent settling in into new governance structures(devolution), the ICC cases against the President, Deputy President and a radio journalist on their alleged roles in the 2007/8 Post-Election Violence. Alongside these political

read more

{{ theme:js file="jquery.fittext.js" }}