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Developing an ICT Hub model for the rural tech community in Kenya

ICT Hubs growth across Africa has so far been seen as a nexus point for economic growth and ‘techprenuership’ development in Africa. In addition, these innovation spaces can be viewed as a catalyst for socio-economic development through creation of technology-led entrepreneurs and youth employment. In Kenya, it is evident that majority of the ICT Hubs […]

COMPARATIVE STUDY ON INNOVATION HUBS ACROSS AFRICA

Introduction: iHub Research releases the first report of a kind ever on ICT Hubs research. The  on-going research aims to understand the unique factors that make up ICT Hub models across Africa. The objectives of the study is to understand the models of the Hubs/Labs, its entrepreneurs and the sustainable impact of these Hubs/Labs in […]

Open Innovation Model as used by ICTs hubs across Africa

by Duncan Gathege iHub Research is conducting an on-going research to understand the unique factors that make up ICT Hub models across Africa. The objective of the study is to understand the models of the Hubs/Labs, its entrepreneurs and the sustainable impact of these Hubs/Labs in spurring innovations that improve livelihoods. Little inquiry, if any, […]

The other ICT ‘hub’ in Nairobi

Editor’s Note: Everybody has a pre-conceived notion of what an ICT Hub should be. Chris Foster examines the lesser known ‘hubs’ around Nairobi’s busy CBD – which, for many , serve as the first point of contact with technology.   By Chris Foster If you heard such a description you’d I think I was talking […]

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