How to Make the Digital Revolution Work for Africans

This week we welcome Nekesa Were as our Guest Speaker, who shall talk about ‘How to make the Digital Revolution work for Africans’.

As the Director of Strategy at AfriLabs, Nekesa is responsible for developing and executing the strategy that ensures a thriving innovation economy in Africa driven by the power of the AfriLabs network of 268 innovation centres in 49 African countries.

Nekesa also works as a Strategy Advisor at SNDBX, a collective of SME experts working together to ensure sustainable growth for SMEs across Africa.

Prior to this Nekesa was Managing Director of iHub Nairobi, where she led an open innovation culture that was integral in ensuring quick maturity of Kenya’s innovation ecosystem.

Nekesa provides leadership on several boards.

Looking forward to seeing you all there.

Join us for a virtual extravaganza as we install the incoming RCL President Kizito Makatiani and his board. The installation will take place on Saturday, 3rd July 2021 from 2:00 p.m.
Brace yourself for an afternoon of entertainment by DJ Sirak, inspiration by our guest speaker Prof. Bitange Ndemo and more surprises.

On the same day, the club will also launch the Digital Literacy Program (DLP) which is the club’s flagship project for the 2021/2022 Rotary Year. Learn more about the DLP HERE

Past Speakers