Nairobi Innovation Week, 2019


Programme of Events


10thJune, 2019
Doing Business with Finland
08:00 am - 12:00 noon
Venue: Norfolk Hotel

Finnish Embassy

Invites Only



Urban Mobility Summit - Nairobi
09:00 am
Venue: Nairobi Serena Hotel

C4DLab & Uber

By Registration



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11thJune, 2019
Startup Ecosystem Forum
08:00 am - 12:30 pm
Venue: Manu Chandaria Auditorium, UoN

Make-IT, GIZ & C4DLab

By Registration



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Innovation for Development and Crisis
08:30 am - 17:00 pm
Venue: Norfolk Hotel

Save the Children

Invites Only


Contact: reeta.partanen@savethechildren.fi OR marjukka.holopainen-rainio@businessfinland.fi


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Health Innovations Learning Lab 2019
09:00 am - 18:00 pm
Venue: Villa Rosa Kempinski

Options Consultancy Services / County Challenge Innovation Fund

Invites Only


Contact: k.karuga@manikenya.com


Aeternity Blockchain Workshop
11:00 am - 12:00 noon
Venue: Mini-Lecture Theatre 1, UoN

Aeternity Hub Africa

Open to Public


Contact: frank@aeternityhub.africa


Ideation to Commercialization Seminar – Day 1
12:30 pm - 17:30 pm
Venue: Taifa Hall, UoN

University of Nairobi - Research, Innovation and Enterprise

Paid Registration


Contact: madaraogot@uonbi.ac.ke


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Nairobi Sparks
14:00 pm - 18:00 pm
Venue: Mini-lecture Theatre 4, UoN

Sahara Sparks, WWF-Kenya PandaLabs & Tectona Consulting Group


Open to Public


Contact: basil@tectona.co.ke


Workshop
14:00 pm - 18:00 pm
Venue: Mini-Lecture Theatre 3, UoN

Pangea / ASSEK

Invites Only



12thJune, 2019
NIW Opening Ceremony
09:00 am - 10:30 am
Venue: Taifa Hall, UoN

University of Nairobi - Research, Innovation and Enterprise/
Corporate Affairs/C4DLab

Open to Public


Contact: madaraogot@uonbi.ac.ke

Co-Creation for Human-Rights Centred Digital Change
09:00 am - 12:00 noon & 13:00 pm - 16:00 pm
Venue: Seminar Rooms 401, 403, & 404

Fingo ry (Finnish development NGO’s)/Embassy of Finland in Nairobi &Innovation for Change & The East African Civil Society Organizations’ Forum (EACSOF)


Contact: kari-pekka.murtonen@fingo.fi


Register
Menstrual cups as the future of period care
09:00 am - 11:30 am & 14:00 pm - 16:30 pm
Venue: Mini Lecture Theatre 5

Kuu Project & Women Students Welfare Association (WOSWA) in collaboration with Lunette & The Embassy of Finland


Contact: emilia.j.laine@helsinki.fi (Kuu Project) OR maryojwang22@gmail.com (WOSWA) OR nellieg11.nn@gmail.com (Lunette)

Launch of UNICEF innovations with partners
11:00 am - 13:00 pm
Venue: Taifa Hall

UNICEF & NOKIA

Open to Public


Contact: mlimbu@unicef.org

Aeternity Blockchain Workshop
11:00 am - 12:00 noon
Venue: Mini-Lecture Theatre 1, UoN

Aeternity Hub Africa

Open to Public


Contact: frank@aeternityhub.africa


Ideation to Commercialization Seminar – Day 2
12:30 pm - 17:30 pm
Venue: Taifa Hall, UoN

University of Nairobi - Research, Innovation and Enterprise

Paid Registration


Contact: madaraogot@uonbi.ac.ke


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Innovation for Health: Bridging the Gender Divide
14:00 pm - 16:00 pm | Venue: Manu Chandaria Auditorium

A high-level side event hosted by the Government of Finland and the United Nations Population Fund


Finnish Embassy & UNFPA


Contact: ramses.malaty@formin.fi

13thJune, 2019
NIW Innovation Summit - Day 1
All Day
Venue: Manu Chandaria Autorium, UoN

University of Nairobi - Research, Innovation and Enterprise/Advancement/C4DLab

By Paid Registration


Contact: madaraogot@uonbi.ac.ke


Learn More Register
Aeternity Blockchain Workshop
11:00 am - 12:00 noon
Venue: Mini-Lecture Theatre 1, UoN

Aeternity Hub Africa

Open to Public


Contact: frank@aeternityhub.africa


14thJune, 2019
NIW Innovation Summit - Day 2
All Day
Venue: Manu Chandaria Autorium, UoN

University of Nairobi - Research, Innovation and Enterprise/Advancement/C4DLab

By Paid Registration


Contact: madaraogot@uonbi.ac.ke


Learn More Register
Emerging Africa Innovation Leader: Kenya Country Day
14:00 pm - 16:30 pm
Venue: Mini-Lecture Theatre 5, UoN

Politecnico di Milano & Politecnico di Torino

Open to Public


Contact: nicolo.stevanato@polimi.it


Doing Business with Finland
10th June, 2019 | 08:00 am - 12:00 noon
Venue: Norfolk Hotel

Finnish Embassy

Invites Only


Contact: ramses.malaty@formin.fi


Urban Mobility Summit - Nairobi
10th June, 2019 | 09:00 am
Venue: Nairobi Serena Hotel

C4DLab & Uber

By Registration


Contact: gladys@c4dlab.ac.ke


Learn More Register
Startup Ecosystem Forum
11th June, 2019 | 08:00 am - 12:30 pm
Venue: Manu Chandaria Auditorium, UoN

Make-IT, GIZ & C4DLab

By Registration


Contact: tomwansa@c4dlab.ac.ke


Learn More Register
Innovation for Development and Crisis
11th June, 2019 | 08:30 am - 17:00 pm
Venue: Norfolk Hotel

Save the Children Finland

Invites Only


Contact: reeta.partanen@savethechildren.fi OR marjukka.holopainen-rainio@businessfinland.fi


Learn More
Health Innovations Learning Lab 2019
09:00 am - 18:00 pm
Venue: Villa Rosa Kempinski

Options Consultancy Services / County Challenge Innovation Fund

Invites Only


Contact: k.karuga@manikenya.com


Aeternity Blockchain Workshop
11th June, 2019 | 11:00 am - 12:00 noon
Venue: Mini-Lecture Theatre 1, UoN

Aeternity Hub Africa

Open to Public


Contact: frank@aeternityhub.africa


Ideation to Commercialization Seminar – Day 1
11th June, 2019 | 12:30 pm - 17:30 pm
Venue: Taifa Hall, UoN

University of Nairobi - Research, Innovation and Enterprise

Paid Registration


Contact: madaraogot@uonbi.ac.ke


Learn More Register
Nairobi Sparks
14:00 pm - 18:00 pm
Venue: Mini-lecture Theatre 4, UoN

Sahara Sparks, WWF-Kenya PandaLabs & Tectona Consulting Group


Open to Public

Contact: basil@tectona.co.ke


NIW Opening Ceremony
09:00 am - 11:30 am
Venue: Taifa Hall, UoN

University of Nairobi - Research, Innovation and Enterprise/
Corporate Affairs/C4DLab

Open to Public


Contact: madaraogot@uonbi.ac.ke

Co-Creation for Human-Rights Centred Digital Change
08:00 am - 11:30 am & 12:30 pm - 14:30 pm
Venue: Seminar Rooms 401, 403, & 404

Fingo ry (Finnish development NGO’s)/Embassy of Finland in Nairobi & Innovation for Change & The East African Civil Society Organizations’ Forum (EACSOF)


Contact: kari-pekka.murtonen@fingo.fi


Register
Menstrual cups as the future of period care
09:00 am - 11:30 noon & 14:00 pm - 16:30 pm
Venue: Mini Lecture Theatre 5

Kuu Project & Women Students Welfare Association (WOSWA) in collaboration with Lunette & The Embassy of Finland


Contact: emilia.j.laine@helsinki.fi (Kuu Project) OR maryojwang22@gmail.com (WOSWA) OR nellieg11.nn@gmail.com (Lunette)

Innovation for Health: Bridging the Gender Divide
14:00 pm - 16:00 pm
Venue: Manu Chandaria Auditorium

A high-level side event hosted by the Government of Finland and the United Nations Population Fund


Finnish Embassy & UNFPA


Contact: ramses.malaty@formin.fi

Launch of UNICEF innovations with partners
11:00 am - 13:00 pm
Venue: Taifa Hall

UNICEF & NOKIA

Open to Public


Contact: mlimbu@unicef.org

Aeternity Blockchain Workshop
11:00 am - 12:00 noon
Venue: Mini-Lecture Theatre 1, UoN

Aeternity Hub Africa

Open to Public


Contact: frank@aeternityhub.africa


Ideation to Commercialization Seminar – Day 2
12:30 pm - 17:30 pm
Venue: Taifa Hall, UoN

University of Nairobi - Research, Innovation and Enterprise

Paid Registration


Contact: madaraogot@uonbi.ac.ke


Learn More Register
NIW Innovation Summit - Day 1
All Day
Venue: Manu Chandaria Autorium, UoN

University of Nairobi - Research, Innovation and Enterprise/Advancement/C4DLab

By Paid Registration


Contact: madaraogot@uonbi.ac.ke


Learn More Register
Aeternity Blockchain Workshop
11:00 am - 12:00 noon
Venue: Mini-Lecture Theatre 1, UoN

Aeternity Hub Africa

Open to Public


Contact: frank@aeternityhub.africa


NIW Innovation Summit - Day 2
All Day
Venue: Manu Chandaria Autorium, UoN

University of Nairobi - Research, Innovation and Enterprise/Advancement/C4DLab

By Paid Registration


Contact: madaraogot@uonbi.ac.ke


Learn More Register
Emerging Africa Innovation Leader: Kenya Country Day
14:00 pm - 16:30 pm
Venue: Mini-Lecture Theatre 5, UoN

Politecnico di Milano & Politecnico di Torino

Open to Public


Contact: nicolo.stevanato@polimi.it