Tangaza University College in collaboration with the German Federation of Catholic Entrepreneurs (BKU) and German Institute of Business and Technology are delighted to announce the upcoming German – African Sustainability and Innovation Conference scheduled on 27th February – 1 March 2019 at Tangaza University College, Langata South Road, Nairobi.

ABOUT THE CONFERENCE

This conference aims to empower innovators dedicated to overcoming challenges of society across Africa. This is possible in collaboration with a strong network of German and African partners that share the same values to solve societal problems and walk-the-talk. Join us, become a part!

GOALS OF THE CONFERENCE

1.      Innovate: Turning ideas into prototypes in our 2 days sustainable innovation hackathon.

2.      Connect: Providing social entrepreneurs and community with a platform to spread and share their ideas. In addition, a platform for networking with various actors in the entrepreneurship community.

3.      Impact: Empowering entrepreneurs, business communities and other partners with business models that fit the region.

CONFERENCE AGENDA

Sustainable Innovation Hackathon (Day 1 + 2)
·         Entrepreneurs & Innovators will develop a topic from idea to prototype.

·         A team of experienced design thinking coaches supports them with design thinking techniques.
·         Successful entrepreneurs from Africa & Germany will share their experiences along the 2 days.
·         The best projects will get the chance to present their concept at the main event & be awarded attractive prizes.

Sustainable Innovation Conference (Day 3)
·         Decision-makers from business, politics, media & education share insights on how to approach societal challenges in Africa.

·         Keynotes, impulses, panels & discussions will be held on Agribusiness, Health, Education & Green Energy.

·         Speakers and attendants from around the globe will participate in these discussions.

·         The best entrepreneurs will pitch  for the German-African Sustainability Awards.

For more information, please visit https://www.german-ibt.org/innosummit/.