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The Speakers


Elijah Kitaka Keynote Address

Elijah in my 4th year at Google currently working as an Outreach Program Manager focused on Google Business Groups and Entrepreneurship Support in Sub Saharan Africa. He is the creator and 9-year presenter of Jazz Evenings, a weekly show on Radio One FM 90. Also a co-founder of The Annual Jazz & Soul Safari, a premium sold-out calendar concert now in its 6th year.


Andrew Mwangi Welcoming Address

Andrew is a well-spoken, creative individual with an eye for detail and experience in the field of Information Technology. A quick learner and able to work effectively as an individual and as part of a team with minimal or no supervision. Currently, he works for Seven Seas Technologies as an IT officer.

Alfred Rowe

Kobe Subramaniam Talk: A Whole New World with Robotics

Kobe Subramaniam is a recent graduate of the University of Cape Coast's School of Physical Sciences with a Bachelor's Degree in Information Technoloy. He believes in Art,Technology and Simple Acts of Kindness. He is a Robotics enthusiast and he hacks Arduino, Raspberry Pi and you will find him working on initiatives such Afrimakers. While not being techie, you will find him with his DSLR camera taking photos. Kobe, is a Basketball enthusiast and you will find him watching , The Heatles , chasing another Championship. He is also the GDG Country Mentor for Ghana.

Mercy Orangi

Femi TAIWO Talks: Exceeding the vision with Google Cloud Computing

Femi TAIWO is CEO of INITS Limited – a Software Development and IT Consultancy company. He studied Mathematics and Statistics in the University of Lagos, worked for a software company for 3 years and started INITS with his co-founder in 2009. He is also the GDG County Mentor for Nigeria. While not being a techie, he enjoys watching the movies and playing console games.

Ethel Cofie

Hassan Nsubuga Talk: Building for the Future with Android

Hassan is a passionate web and Android developer who derives pride in making businesses thrive by taking advantage of the fast and ever growing mobile industry through development of sustainable mobile and solutions. I like working with developer community and sharing of knowledge in conferences, that why I teach mobile computing on Android at Islamic University in Uganda on part time. He is one of the Lead Managers on the team that organizes Africa Android Challenge.

Naa Achere

Dj Jack Rooster Discussion Panel: Digital Revolution in the Kenyan Media & Society

Jack Rooster is a House Music DJ/Producer involved in the process of unmasking the illusory self to reveal the magical and amazing being inside, full of love, light, joy and laughter. The result is living from that knowledge, free from poverty consciousness, free from misery.Jack Rooster’s music is greatly influenced by his African roots and is infused with rich African Elements.


Willie Gichora Discussion Panel: Digital Revolution in the Kenyan Media & Society

Willie Gichora is CEO of Space Radio. He is an Entrepreneur and a run a record label for Deejays and Producers.


Eugene Mbugua Talk: How the Internet has Disrupted the Film and Television Industry

Eugene is Filmmaker, Producer/Creator/Director of YOUNG RICH, a show that is aired on K24, that tells us the stories of self made Millionairs. The show is now in its 5th Season .Art is beleived to have just chosed him. He writes and is a poet. As if that is not enough, he is a natural born Entrepreneur and has many ventures that he is always looking into.


Linus Lennstrand Talk: Shoot for stars! (Lean Software Development as a way to execute your idea to a business)

Linus is the current CTO of DumaWorks. He has over 10 years of developing consumer services online. He is a practioner of the Lean Software Development Practices during product development process. He shares sentiments with the great Steve Jobs who once said “The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep looking. Don’t settle. As with all matters of the heart, you’ll know when you find it.” Linus believes that when you are happy at work you are the most productive.


Moses Kemibaro Talk: Mobile Apps for Brand Recognition and Customer Service

An entrepreneurial digital media & marketing professional with over 15 years working experience in some of Africa's most successful Internet companies including the Perform Group (the company behind Goal.com), InMobi, Naspers (for Dealfish, now known as OLX Kenya), Dotsavvy Limited, 3mice Interactive Media Limited, Africa Online and Kenyaweb Limited (formerly Form-Net Online).


Peter Ndiang'ui Talk: Managing Businesses Online

A business executive experienced in management consulting, ecommerce and online media. With Specialties in Management Consulting; Business Performance Improvement, Business Operations/Process Management, Financial modelling, Customer Experience, Organizational change/transformation, Business Intelligence & Enterprise Reporting, E-commerce; Digital Media Product Development & Growth Strategies Online marketing, Marketing e-commerce products, General Management.


Kevin Mwaura Talk: Emerging Technologies for Businesses

Skilled in the art of graphic design, web design, illustration and animation, my all around skill is flexible in the digital field giving clients the opportunity to experience different facets of their products or services in different media.