Yesterday during the Innovation Week 2017, a special forum took place, ‘Innovation Research Symposium’. The session kicked off at 9:00 a.m. with opening remarks from IBM Research.
A key highlight of the Symposium was the Research Café held in the afternoon. The event provided an opportunity for the participants to engage with panelists over a cup of tea on the topic “The research cycle: from conceptualization to utilization”.
Themed ‘Innovating to Solve Pressing Local and Global Challenges, the 3rd Annual Nairobi Innovation Week kicked off today with various side events.
Catch the Innovation Research Symposium tomorrow Tuesday March 7, 2017 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Jonathan Lenchner, Chief Scientist IBM Research Africa will give the keynote address.
In the afternoon, there will be a Research Café session on the ‘Role of research in innovation’.
The Director, Graduate School, Prof. Lydia Njenga on behalf of the University of Nairobi wishes to commend all the year 2016 successful applicants from the Univesity of the National Reasearch Fund grants.
The University of Nairobi got a total of 81 successful applicants receiving grants from the National Reasearch Fund.
The 3rd edition of Nairobi Innovation Week will be held from March 6th to 10th, 2017 at the University of Nairobi Towers and Great Court, Main Campus. The Nairobi Innovation Week is a 10 year strategic program of the University of Nairobi to be implemented annually. Since the inaugural