Sote Tech Queens at Django Girls’

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After weeks of waiting, Django girls’ comes, an opportunity of training women into programmers and designers. Starting with an orientation party late evening of 25th November 2016 Next day we had an early start. In the workroom every girl typing away, 50 0f them. Language HTML and Python with an ambitious goal of making a […]

Our Approach at Sote Hub Is to Slowly Nurture Startups Already at Rural Secondary Schools

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Our Approach Most startup hubs and investors try to headhunt for the great teams of highly skilled individuals with a proven track record and possession of some “secret sauce”. Our approach is quite different– we strive for a more inclusive and patient philosophy that can be defined as “anti-moonshots and anti-quick wins”. We want to […]

SOTE HUB LAUNCH – AN OUTREACH STORY

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Last year we wrote about the great developments in Voi HERE Of course our outreach agenda has always been to share the culture we at iHub have one of using a community to implement technology and social enterprise. Led James Ndiga the outreach team delivered multiple training on entrepreneurship, human centered design and software […]

SOTE HUB AT YOUTH FUND TRAINING

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The Youth Enterprise Development Fund (YEDF) in partnership with the County Government of Taita Taveta hosted successfully three days (9th -12th July 2016) training workshop at the County Biashara Centre at Voi where over 30 youth where trained on entrepreneurship and how to Access Government Procurement Opportunities (AGPO). Sote Hub a partner of Biashara Centre […]

START-UP INCUBATION

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On the 8th of July 2016 four startups at Sote Hub were selected for grant funding. Apart from the grant the startups are also to undergo a six month incubation process. The incubation process was due to be held every Monday and Friday at Sote Hub with it having been officially kicked off on 1st […]

SOTE ICT SECOND ANNUAL TRADEFAIR

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Sote ICT hosted its second annual trade fair on 9th of July 2016. There were ten schools with addition of two new schools in attendance and over twenty practice companies. The event was held at Coast Institute of Technology from 8.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. The competition was very intense as all the practice companies […]

BUSINESS DOCUMENTS TRAINING.

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Sote hub organized a series of training to prepare startups with essential financial modeling skills that they require in their business venture. On the 27th of June we had training on budgeting and its importance Jennifer Mkombola from Masinde Muliro university. The training went on successfully a good number of startups attended and they […]

HYPE GLOBAL INNOVATIVE CHALLEGE

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On 30th June 2016 Hype foundation held a sports innovation startup challenge at Strathmore business school in Nairobi Kenya, which was hosted SOTE HUB. On this day 12 startup came to pitch their ideas before the judges the competition was quite challenging. Because they were all competing to emerge position one. The position one […]