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iHub By Jessica Colaco / March 10, 2011

iHub Research

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Findings on the participation of African researchers of ICTD in academic publications highlight emerging concern for African researchers and their low level of representation in formal academic literature. Dismayed by such low levels of research stemming from Africa, iHub has decided to develop a research arm to facilitate local research capacity building and to conduct local qualitative and quantitative research in Africa. Read more…

iHub Research Mentors

Kentaro Toyama (www.kentarotoyama.org) is a visiting researcher in the School of Information at the    University of California, Berkeley. He is writing a book tentatively titled A Different Kind of Growth: Wisdom in Global Development. From 2004-2009, Kentaro was assistant managing director of Microsoft Research India, where he led interdisciplinary research in the application of electronic technology to the socio-economic development of developing communities. In 2006, he co-founded the International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies and Development. Prior to his time in India, Kentaro did computer vision and multimedia research at Microsoft Research and taught mathematics at Ashesi University in Ghana.

Author : Jessica Colaco

Jessica Colaço is currently the Director of Partnerships at iHub. She was the Founding Manager between 2010 and 2011 at iHub and the Research Director between 2011 and 2013 at iHub Research. She is passionate about Innovation, Research, Mobile and Robotics Technology and Mentorship and Entrepreneurship in Kenya as she uses her position at iHub to court local, regional and international stakeholders to adopt Kenyan-made solutions. She is also a Mobile and Robotics Tech Evangelist, Co-Founder of @WMIAfrica and @AkiraChix, @TED Global Fellow 2009 and upcoming Guitarist.


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