2017 and 2018
I was part of the organizing team of the AFCHIX TechWomen Summit that happened along side Africa Internet Summit 2017 and 2018 in Kenya and Senegal respectively
Objectives of the SummitThe AFCHIX Tech-Women Summit is planned alongside the Africa Internet Summit (AIS) 2019 in Kampala, Uganda. The Objectives of the TechWomen Summit are to:
Provide a platform for African Women in Technology to learn from each other through the various summit sessions
Provide opportunities for networking for African Women in Technology
Strengthen the AFCHIX Network through increased visibility of AFCHIX’s work and programs
Target ParticipantsThe forum aims to attract over 200 participants from different sectors including: Government bodies – Ministry of ICT, National Information Technology Authority – Uganda (NITA-U), Uganda Communications Commission, Law Enforcement Agencies, Academia, Internet Service Providers, Media, Civil Society, Technology, Policy and Entrepreneurship, among others. A draft agenda has been shared below.