Innovating to Create Our Common Wealth
4th - 8th December 2023 College of Insurance, Nairobi
To a great experience
Kenya innovation week commonwealth edition
Who to Expect
Why will thousands of people gather in Nairobi for KIW 2023? Listen to bespoke speakers eager to share their expertise, enjoy unparalleled networking opportunities with entrepreneurs, explore proprietary software that will maximise your experience, and so much more.
- Government Leaders
- Senior Government Officials
- Global Development Leaders
- Top Business Executives
- Startups and Innovators
- Commonwealth countries
- Funders and investors
- Youth and Students
- Academia and Researchers
- Trade Organization Representatives
Find out how you can make the most of KIW based on your interests and career path.
All Sectors Startups
Discover startups from all sectors that are innovating to create wealth and explore investment opportunities.
Connect with investors and learn about investment opportunities in innovation to create wealth.
Business Leaders & Captains
Engage with successful business leaders and captains who are innovating to create wealth and gain insights into the latest trends.
Heads of State and Government
Connect with government leaders to explore how innovation can drive economic growth and create wealth.
Academic &Research Attendees
Engage with academics and researchers who are innovating to create wealth and gain insights into the latest research.
Student & Youth Participants
Connect with students and youth who are driving innovation and learn how they are creating wealth.
Network with development partners who are innovating to create sustainable wealth and explore collaboration opportunities.
Learn from policy makers who are driving innovation to create wealth and gain insights into policy direction.
Experience the Future of Innovation
Kenya innovation week unites top experts and innovators to share insights for navigating uncertain times. Gain valuable knowledge and ideas through inspiring keynotes, panels, and workshops. Perfect for business owners, entrepreneurs, and those eager to learn from the best. Connect, learn, and grow with us!
KIW 2023 Speakers
Expect a star-studded line-up of world-renowned speakers and industry leaders, who will deliver thought-provoking keynotes, interactive sessions, and panel discussions.
H.E. Hon. William Samoei Ruto, PhD., C.G.H.
President of the Republic of Kenya and Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Forces
Rt Hon Patricia Scotland KC
Secretary-General, Commonwealth Secretariat
Hon. Ababu Namwamba, EGH
Cabinet Secretary, Ministry of Youth Affairs, the Arts and Sports
Prof Inderjit Singh Dhaliwal
Serial Entrepreneur, Former Member of Parliament, Investor and Educator
Join Us as an Exhibitor: Express Your Interest in Showcasing Your Brand at KIW!
Be among the first to know about prime locations and booth availability. At KIW you will maximise your brand exposure, network with industry leaders, and showcase your latest products to a diverse audience at our upcoming expo.
Thrilling Highlights from Kenya Innovation Week 2022
The Kenya Innovation Week 2022 was a successful and dynamic event that brought together innovators, entrepreneurs, investors, and government officials to share ideas and showcase their latest offerings. Attendees left feeling energized and inspired by the diverse group of participants and the potential of Kenya's innovation ecosystem.
Over 90% of attendees
rated the event as excellent or very good
Over 70% of attendees
reported making valuable connections and discovering new opportunities
Keynote sessions rated highly
Attendees gave keynote speaker sessions an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars.
Over 10,000 social media mentions
were generated for the event.