To catalyze the Kenyan tech community’s growth.

EVENT

Startup WeekendRSVP

  • Venue: The GrowthHub and The Nailab
  • Date: Friday 24th February 2012
  • Starts: 8:00am
  • Ends: 11:00am

The entrance fee for the event is KES. 2,000, which will cater for food, drinks, and stationary for the 3 days of the event.

This amount is payable through M-Pesa Paybill number 111666 and under the account details enter your ticket number or at the gate.

 

Friday: NaiLab (4th floor Bishop Magua Center )

  • 6:30pm – Registration starts
  • 7:00pm – Dinner & Networking
  • 7:20pm – Welcome & Speakers
  • 7:30pm – Pitches Start
  • 9:00pm – Attendees vote for the top ideas
  • 9:15pm – Teams start forming and discussing ideas
  • 10:00pm – Start to formalize teams and take an inventory of skills. Be honest, and direct about what resources and skills are needed for the weekend. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow.

Saturday: Growth Africa (Cape Office Park, Ring Road.)

  • 9:00am – Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee
  • 9:30am – Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend
  • 12:00pm – Lunch
  • 1:00pm – Call for needs & skills
  • 2:00pm – Mentors help teams one-on-one. They are here to help!
  • 6:30pm – Dinner
  • 7:30pm – Mid weekend check-in, status reports, call for help
  • 10:00pm – Finished for the day. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow.

Sunday

  • 9:00am – Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee
  • 10:00am – Call for help (this is self motivated, so don’t be shy)
  • 12:00pm – Lunch
  • 12:30pm – Mentors arrive… ASK QUESTIONS
  • 3:00pm – Gut check. Start prepping for presentations
  • 4:00pm – Dinner
  • 5:00pm – FINAL PRESENTATIONS
  • 7:30pm – Judging & awards
  • 8:30pm – Wrapup
  • 9:00pm – Go home!

For all event details, visit nairobi.startupweekend.org