Speakers

Chief Guest

Joe Mucheru

CS - Ministry of ICT, Youth and Innovation

Host CS

Prof. George Magoha

CS - Ministry of Education

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Marcius Extavour

Vice President, Energy & Climate - XPRIZE

Amb. Simon Nabukwesi

PS - State Department for University Education and Research (Host PS)

Mclean Sibanda

Author - Nuts & Bolts

Prof. Fatuma N. Chege

PS - Curriculum Reforms, Ministry of Education

Robert Beyer

Co-founder & Exec. Chairman - Villgro Africa

Eng. John Tanui

CEO - Konza Technopolis Development Authority

Lauren Landis

Representative and Country Director - World Food Programme, Kenya Country Office

Host Agency

Prof. Reuben O. Marwanga

Chairman - Kenya National Innovation Agency

Dr. Tonny K. Omwansa

CEO - Kenya National Innovation Agency

Speakers

Agnes Tsuma

Manager, Innovation Commercialization - Kenya National Innovation Agency

Harry Hare

Chairman and Publisher - CIO Africa

James Odede

Co-founder - LakeHub

Ronnie Osumba

Chief Executive Officer - iGov Africa

Prof. Charles G. Manyara

Associate Professor & Chair Department of Geospatial Science - College of Science and Technology, Radford University

Prof. Walter Oyawa

Director General/CEO - NACOSTI

Linda Bonyo

CEO - Lawyers Hub Kenya

Philip Thigo

Senior Director - Thunderbird School of Global Management

Victor Otieno Agolla

Managing Director - Viffa Consult

Robert Karanja

Co-founder - Villgro Africa

Federico Naccarato Sartori

Head of Innovation - United Nations - World Food Programme

Philip Thigo

Senior Director - Thunderbird School of Global Management

John Walubengo

Lecturer - Multimedia University of Kenya

Alex Magu

Executive Director - STEM Impact Center Kenya

Ali Hussein Kassim

Chairman - Association of Fintechs in Kenya

Geoffrey Monari

CEO - University Funding Board

Steve Isaboke

Chairman - GOtv Kenya

Dr. Juma Mukhwana

CEO - Kenya National Qualifications Authority

Florence Kimata

Business Reforms Specialist - Ministry of East African Community & Regional Development

George Wayne

Director - Nakuru Box Innovation Center

Bernard Chiira

Director - Innovate Now

Dr. Rafael Lara-Alecio

Regents Professor, Educational Psychology - Texas A & M University

Sheena Raikundalia

Director - UK-Kenya Tech Hub

John Matogo

Global University Programs Leader - IBM

Darius Mogaka

Director - University Education

Dr. David Njengere

CEO - Kenya National Examinations Council

Joram Mwinamo

Co-Founder & CEO - WYLDE

Prof. Jerono Rotich

Professor, Kinesiology and Recreation Administration - North Carolina Central University

Prof. R. Eng. P.N. Kioni

Vice Chancellor - Dedan Kimathi University of Technology

Dr. Jemimah Onsare

CEO - National Research Fund, Kenya

Prof. Stephen Kiama

Vice Chancellor - University of Nairobi

Dr. Monica Kerrets

Academic Director - Thunderbird Centre for Excellence

Dr. Beverly Irby

Professor & Associate Dean for Academic Affairs - Texas A & M University

Prof. Robert Gateru

Vice Chancellor - Riara University

Stephen Gugu

Principal - InVhestia Africa Limited

Dr. Pratap Kumar, MD, PhD

Senior Lecturer - Strathmore University Business School

Dr. Fredrick Nafukho

Professor and Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs - Texas A & M University

Jonas Tesfu

Co-founder and CEO - Pangea Accelerator

Dr. Kenneth Chelule

Chief Research Scientist - Kenya Industrial Research & Development Institute

John Kieti

Researcher - University of Nairobi

Joel Karubiu

CEO - Kenya Network Information Centre (KeNIC)

Rebecca Crook

Co-Founder & Executive Director - Metis

John Mwendwa

Acting Secretary/ Director General - Department of Business Reforms & Transformation

Dr. Helen Muyia

Clinical Associate Professor, Educational Administration & Human Resource Development - Texas A & M University

Ahmed Abdulwahab

Founder, CEO and Chief Innovation Officer - Next Arabia

Eng. Mike Mutungi

Founder & CEO - I Choose Life – Africa

Dr. Kamau Gachigi

Founder and CEO - GearBox

Dr. JPR Ochieng’ Odero

Senior Research Fellow, Research and Innovation - Strathmore University, Kenya

Prof. Kefa Otiso

Professor of Geography - Bowling Green State University

Dr. Matthew Etchells

Research Specialist I, Educational Administration & Human Resource Development - Texas A & M University

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