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Date(s) - 21/09/2018
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Join us on 21st September day to learn about Entrepreneurship & Tech from 5pm-8.30pm on a session moderated by Sylvia Mukasa,Women in Tech Africa Operations Board Member & Kenya Chapter Lead.
Speakers will be:
Leonida Mutuku,CEO Intelipro.She will cover the Theme:Entrepreneurship-Growth & Scaling
Leonida is the founder of Intelipro, an African company that builds platforms for financial institutions and retail organizations. Intelipro aims to make data more accessible and useful to businesses and empower them to develop new financial products, targeted digital marketing strategies and optimised business operations. Leonida is also the project lead at Africa Open Data Network, a community of Africans, and friends of Africa, who believe in the continent’s development agenda and how open data can help make it a reality. She is experienced in data science, designing and leading research projects, and implementing financial technologies. She obtained a Bachelors of Science (Hons) in Actuarial Science from University of Nairobi and a Masters in Business Analytics and Big Data from IE University in Madrid, Spain. She was privileged to be named one of Forbes Africa’s Top 30 under 30 in 2018.
Sharon Gatana-Talent Development at Andela.She is also a Computer Science Lecturer at Technical University of Kenya and Multimedia Unity.Sharon will speak about Entrepreneurship in Africa: Africa perceptions and how to leverage them -distributed work, remote work and on Continuous Learning in Technology, need for university degrees and career progression.
Beatrice Wairimu Murage will speak on Tech & Health with emphasis on Data.
Beatrice is a systems leader experienced in healthcare, entrepreneurship, digital technology, big data and analytics. She has led strategy, policy and project implementation in emerging markets, working with leaders in governments and the private sector to attain customer-focused, affordable and sustainable solutions for positive social impact. Beatrice is passionate about helping health technology providers create systemic and digital healthcare solutions for emerging markets and progress UN sustainability developments goals. Beatrice serves on the Kenya Board of Young Women Social Entrepreneurs (YWSE),an international community that equips women entrepreneurs through business skills training and networking. She is a member of Women In Tech Africa community and has been actively involved in the women in technology community in Europe. She enjoys the performing arts. Beatrice is a medical doctor with an International MBA and MS Business Analytics & Big Data from IE Business School.
Bookings are closed for this event.