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Uncategorized By Jessica Colaço / March 7, 2010

Tandaa Symposium to be held at *iHub_


Just less than a week after our awesome launch,  the Tandaa Symposium will be the first official event to be held at the *iHub_ . The Kenya ICT Board will bring together local content developers, IT professionals, entrepreneurs, business executives and civil society to: Explore the challenges and opportunities in developing local

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iHub By Erik Hersman / March 5, 2010

KTN’s TV Coverage from the *iHub_

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Larry Madowo from KTN was at the iHub launch on Wednesday. Here’s his video piece with a lot of good soundbites from the attendees: “KTN’s Larry Madowo reports that technology startups, application developers, web designers and other techies in Nairobi now have a place to meet, network and get connected

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By Erik Hersman / March 5, 2010

Barcamp Nairobi 2010 Planning


After a hiatus for 2009, it looks like Barcamp Nairobi is going to happen again this year. Get on over to the planning website and put in your opinion on what should happen, what you want to hear about and how it can be made into an electric event that

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iHub By Erik Hersman / March 4, 2010

Recapping the iHub Launch


(Pics above by Njeri (KenyanPoet), see them here: a lot of great pictures.) First off, a HUGE thank you to everyone in the Nairobi tech community for coming out and making this even such a big success. It was a true cross-section of our community, and was great to see

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iHub By Erik Hersman / March 3, 2010

Welcoming Jessica Colaço: iHub Manager


I’m very excited to announce that someone who has a long history in the tech space in Nairobi is coming on board to help manage the iHub. Jessica Colaço is the new iHub manager as of this month. She’s in charge of operations and will be the main point of

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