East Africa is increasingly known globally as a breeding ground for mobile innovation. Deliberate efforts are required to sustain the favorable attention and momentum for the region to retain its position as a mobile innovations cradle. Pivot 25 was the inaugural mobile applications and developer competition/conference in East Africa. This competition which culminates in a pitching conference is organized by m:lab EastAfrica and its partners.
In keeping with the African tradition of consultation and communion,we have organized a series of discussion barazas to disseminate information on Pivot East. In attendance will be various stakeholders in the pitching conference that include sponsors,developers,investors and the media.
At the Pivot Baraza ,concerns on various aspects of the competition will be addressed in addition to dissemination on the new and exciting changes that characterize Pivot East. Competition rules and structures will be unveiled.
The Baraza will be held at the Ihub on Monday the 6th of February from 2.30pm to 3.30pm.
Invitations are open to the entire innovation community.Potential competition applicants are strongly encouraged to attend. We however regret that we can only accommodate 100 people at the baraza.As such, reservations will be on a first come basis.