AfricaHackTrip 2013 – Kenya

24 September 1 October 2013

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AfricaHackTrip is a group of developers and designers from Europe visiting East Africa in September/October 2013. We have been coworking with people from all over the world, but not yet with creatives from the growing African tech scene. We want to meet, connect and share with our peers in East Africa. The goal is to kick off continuous exchange and establish networks.

We want to meet you and get to know you! To get in touch with the developer & designer community of Nairobi, we organize a 2-day event. On the first day, the focus will be on getting to know each other, discussions and community bonding. On the second day, we will collaborate and work together on projects which are important to the participants.

Our main interests and skills are UX design, web technology, open source community and mobile devices, so we chose these as umbrella topics for the events. We are also fans of Firefox OS, which is why we will present it and bring phones.

The events will have free catering sponsored by GitHub, so we can focus on our topics. The Firefox OS devices are generously donated by Geeksphone. They can be used for testing and developing apps. We intend on giving them to the local community after the events.

We are super happy to have iHub on board as host of our events in Nairobi on Thursday 26 September and Friday 27 September.

2 sessions

Day 1 Tuesday 24th September 2013

Day 2 Wednesday 25th September 2013

Day 3 Thursday 26th September 2013

Day 4 Friday 27th September 2013

Day 5 Saturday 28th September 2013

Day 6 Sunday 29th September 2013

Day 7 Monday 30th September 2013

Day 8 Tuesday 1st October 2013


Kenya Kenya / Nairobi

Upper Hill Estate, 4th Floor, Bishop Magua Centre George Padmore Lane

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  • Vicy Wenzelmann
  • Martin Stadler
  • langalex
  • Jan-Christoph Borchardt
  • Tobias Kräntzer
  • Gregor
  • Maike
  • Eric Cobain
  • creativeinc1@gmail.com
  • geoffreynjugs
  • Fauzia Muholo
  • Silver Haron
  • Michael Bumann
  • Sebastian Kippe

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  • Ghandrall Mahemu
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