About Us

About

This year’s edition of KIW will once again be hosted as a hybrid event (primarily virtual) under the theme,“Harnessing the power of innovation and entrepreneurship for Uganda’s digital transformation, job creation and economic sustainability”.

The five day event will take place from November 22 to 26, and aims to achieve the following:

About

This year’s edition of KIW will once again be hosted as a hybrid event (primarily virtual) under the theme,“Harnessing the power of innovation and entrepreneurship for Uganda’s digital transformation, job creation and economic sustainability”.

The five day event will take place from November 22 to 26, and aims to achieve the following:

Kampala Innovation Week Pre-Event Activities

  • Week 1, Nov 8th- 12th 2021
  • Week 2, Nov 15th - 19th 2021

Monday

Taking Advantage of Uganda's Fortunate Agricultural position. How can we do better?

Twitter Spaces

Tuesday

Leveraging Youtube for Business Growth

Facebook Live/Youtube Live

Wednesday

Influencing as a viable career option in Uganda

Instagram Live

Thursday

Education in Uganda after the pandemic: How can we solve some of the largest concerns?

Facebook Live/Youtube Live

Friday

Building an entertainment based business during and post pandemic.

Twitter Spaces

Monday

How to put your best foot forward when pitching to Investors

Zoom

Tuesday

Hiring and other resource mobilization: What are the ABCs?

Instagram Live

Wednesday

Challenges of Innovation in Uganda when it comes to liscensing.

Facebook Live/Youtube Live

Thursday

Innovation in the Health Sector: How can we leverage digital opportunities in response to COVID-19?

Facebook Live/Youtube Live

Friday

Mental Health and Entrepreneurship

Instagram Live

Startup Uganda

Startup Uganda, the hosts of KIW, is an association of innovation and entrepreneurship support organisations (IESOs) working together to improve our collective capacities, influence and impact, and to create a more enabling environment for innovators and businesses that in turn drive development across Uganda. With support from UNCDF, Startup Uganda officially launched in October 2019. The association has a current membership of up to fifteen IESOs.

Startup Uganda

Startup Uganda, the hosts of KIW, is an association of innovation and entrepreneurship support organisations (IESOs) working together to improve our collective capacities, influence and impact, and to create a more enabling environment for innovators and businesses that in turn drive development across Uganda. With support from UNCDF, Startup Uganda officially launched in October 2019. The association has a current membership of up to fifteen IESOs.

Partners

Sponsors

participating startups