Featured Talks & Speakers

We have experts from across Africa and beyond who come to speak at our academy frequently on topical issues and hold workshops free of charge. They do this to help the community of techies. 

Elsie Birech

Elsie Birech is a Business Development Manager at Eskimi DSP; a mobile programmatic advertising platform that focusses on emerging markets

Joseph Wabwire 

Lead Youth Connect Uganda

Joseph is the team leader at Youth Connect Uganda and a social media influencer.  He teaches on entrepreneurship, branding, and how to help start-ups position themselves online.  

Ake Shehu

Rapid Prototyping Tools

A young entrepreneur, founder of Fasttrack-Technologies Kuala Lumpur, an Author of two Joomla! books on 1.5 and 2.5 versions -Published By Trafford Singapore. He is a practicing  Joomla! trainer in Malaysia and Nigeria. Mostly takes pleasure in sharing his Joomla! knowledge and skills with people. He has spoken in universities and colleges to promote the use of Joomla! 

Solomon kitumba is a CEO and Founder yoza, a location based laundry service app that let’s you find people to do your laundry right from your location, he is also the co-founder of Kyta labs a web and mobile app development company.

Shadrach Serem

Co-Founder CMS Africa

ShadrackSerem is a co-founder and senior developer with Netrix Business Systems (www.netrixbiz.com), a software firm based in Nairobi Kenya. He is actively involved in Open Source and his enthusiasm can be seen at JoomlaDay Kenya where he leads the yearly event that brings together the local Joomla Community.

Solomon Kitumba

Founder Yoza

Kwezi Tabaro 

Asst. Director Leo Africa.

Prior to joining the institute, Kwezi worked with the Centre for African Cultural Excellence as Administrator of their continent-wide Writivism programme.

His articles have appeared in The Independent and Daily Monitor, and he is a regular contributor to the Africa news and data visualizer Africapedia.