On 11th June 2019, ASSEK in collaboration with the University of Nairobi, ASSEK participated in the Start-Up Eco System Forum during the Nairobi Innovation Week (NIW). The discussions created an enabling ground to discuss future engagements and partnerships with other enablers.
The NIW convenes a number of stakeholders to organise, support and accelerate the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem in Kenya. One of the strategic and key events ASSEK participated in was the Start-up Ecosystem Forum: Enhancing the Start-up Ecosystem in Kenya
Some of the Key highlights from the Nairobi Innovation Week 2019 were :
- Launch of new partnerships by NIW & Make-IT in Africa
- Announcement of the operational model of ASSEK
- Keynote presentations by opinion shapers