The Microsoft Africa Development Centre (ADC) and Microsoft Leap are delighted to launch an inaugural workshop intentionally designed for university lecturers, proficient in leading technology-focused courses. University lecturers will be provided with an opportunity to engage with fellow educators in skill enhancement modules and identify best practices to incorporate into ADCAfricaAfrica Development centreCatherine MuragaclassroomDr. Lawrence NderueducatorsJKUATKenyalectureremicrosoftMicrosoft AzureMicrosoft DynamicsMicrosoft LEAPMicrosoft LEAP ProgramMicrosoft Power PlatformNairobiskillstechnical-skillsTechnologyUniversityYolanda Natal-Santos Click to find out more
University student teams from Kenya, Nigeria, and South Africa are among the shortlisted finalist of the 2023 Microsoft Imagine Cup world finals. They are among 16 teams who will represent the Europe Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region at the Microsoft Imagine Cup student technology competition.
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Microsoft is announcing plans to build a new team of data scientists on the ground in Africa to work to improve climate resilience, by setting up AI for Good Labs in Nairobi, Kenya, and Cairo, Egypt. This will be the company's first global expansion of the AI for Good Lab. AfricaAIAI for goodAI for Good LabAI for Good Lab EgyptAI for Good Lab KenyaAi for good research labsCairoClimateclimate changeCOP27data scientistEgyptKenyaMicrosoft Africa data scientistmicrosoft data scientistNairobi Click to find out more
Microsoft is announcing a partnership with Liquid Cloud through its Africa Transformation Office (ATO) to provide cloud services to businesses across the continent. Liquid Cloud and the Microsoft ATO will collaborate to deliver resilient cloud in Kenya, Ghana, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, Zambia, and Zimbabwe to meet regulatory and data residency africa businessesGhanahybrid Cloud Liquid Cloud MicrosoftKenyaLiquid CloudLiquid Cloud and Microsoft ATOMicrosoft ATOMirosoftMirosoft Africa Transformation OfficeMirosoft Transformation OfficeNigeriaRwandaTanzaniaZambiaZimbabwe Click to find out more
Microsoft is announcing the appointment of Phyllis Migwi as the new Kenya Country Manager. She will head the company's operations in Kenya and develop and maintain relationships across Microsoft’s subsidiaries. She takes over from Kendi Ntwiga-Nderitu who took up a new role as the Global Head of Misrepresentation for Meta.
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GitHub announces the availability of GitHub Sponsors in 30 new regions including six located in Africa. The GitHub initiative is now available to open source developers and organizations in Kenya, Gambia, Egypt, South Africa, Tunisia and Morocco. Developers and creators located in these countries can start receiving financial support for EgyptGambiaGitHubGitHub Sponsor regions AfricaGitHub SponsorsGitHub Sponsors KenyaKenyaMoroccoSouth AfricaTunisia Click to find out more
Safaricom is partnering with technology sector partners such as Microsoft, Google and Amazon(AWS) to launch the Digital Talent Program to address talent supply shortage and mismatch and create a sustainable talent pipeline to position Kenya as the leading hub for tech talent in Africa. The program plans to upskill 1,000 amazonAmazon Kenya AWSDigital Talent ProgramDigital Talent Program KenyaDigital Talent Program Microsoft KenyaGoogle KenyaIBMKenyaMicrosoft KenyaSafaricom Digital Talent ProgramSafaricom Digital Talent Program Kenya Click to find out more
PayInc Group Limited, trading as PayAngel is announcing its selection into the Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub program. A Microsoft program that seeks to remove traditional barriers that startups face when building a company. PayAngel believes the program will help them innovate faster and accelerate their growth. The company offers GhanaJones AmegborKenyaMicrosoft for StartupsMicrosoft for Startups Founders HubMicrosoft Founders HubNigeriaPayAngelstartup Click to find out more