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UoN and NMG partner in the Nairobi Innovation Week
Mr. Tom Mshindi, the Editor-in-Chief, Nation Media Group and Prof. Peter Mbithi, the Vice-Chancellor, University of Nairobi, exchange signed copies of the partnership agreement.
The Nation Media Group (NMG) is the official Nairobi Innovation Week 2017 (NIW2017) media partner.
This follows the signing of a working partnership agreement between the University of Nairobi (UoN) and the media house.
Speaking during the signing ceremony, the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Peter Mbithi, said that indeed UoN is proud to be associated with NMG in the NIW2017.
“Since its establishment in 2015, the Nairobi Innovation Week has become a pronounced national event that brings together partners from government, private sector, development partners and research centres with an aim of providing a platform for show-casing and encouraging innovation over and above networking and sharing knowledge,” he said.
Mr. Tom Mshindi, the Chief Operating Officer, NMG, said that the media house is delighted to work with UoN in the NIW2017.
“Through our various media platforms, NMG will ensure that the Nairobi Innovation Week 2017 activities will be given prominence,” he said. “We will make available the opportunities that will make the Innovation Week a success.”
Themed, ‘Innovating to Solve Pressing Local and Global Challenges,’ the Nairobi Innovation Week 2017 will be held from March 6-10, 2017 at the University of Nairobi, Main Campus.
You can register to attend at http://innovationweek.co.ke