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.


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!


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.


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/.