WHAT IT ENTAILS
Design Thinking for Kids
‘Design Thinking’ is a powerful problem-solving framework has already been used in thousands of innovations. We’ve customized this framework to help children aged between 6 and 10 years to independently and collectively work through problems to deliver innovative solutions that they can boldly defend.
UoN Innovation Fellowship
Africa’s future is undoubtedly promising. The capability to solve problems and design solutions will ensure sustainable growth is achieved across our societies. The University of Nairobi recognizes this reality.
As a leading institution of learning and research, the university through C4DLab, the innovation and incubation hub, and strategic industry partners is running a year-long prestigious Innovation Fellowship.
Nairobi Innovation Week
NIW creates a platform for researchers, incubatees (University Innovation Hub and other Innovation Hubs), private companies and public agencies to show case and recognize innovations.
Its also a platform for presentation of academic papers, innovation illustrations and case studies focused on research and innovation as well as championing policy discussions on innovation in Kenya.
Nairobi Design Thinking School
Nairobi Design Thinking School runs a number of programs targeting individuals who have a passion for creating solutions to various challenges in society. These programs focus on user-centered design and multi-disciplinary problem-based learning and the programs participants get to work with real world situations while applying the UCD approaches to problem solving.