Event Program (Draft)

Theme: Commercialization of Innovation

Monday 11th Sep

Essential Skills for Innovation

9:00 am – 10:30 am

Building an Effective go-to-Market Strategy

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Building a Strong Pitch and Storytelling

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Human Centered Design and Prototyping

Tuesday 12th Sep

Leadership for Innovation

9:00 am – 1:00 pm 

Opening Plenary: National and County Government, Institutional, Industry and Private sector leadership for the Commercialization of Innovation

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Case studies of initiatives by national and county governments, Institutions of higher learning, Industry and the Private sector for the support for the Commercialization of innovation

Wednesday 13th Sep

Strengthening Innovation hubs and systems

9:00 am – 10:30 am

Establishing and Sustaining Innovation Hubs

11:00 am – 1:00 pm


2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Strengthening Institutional Commercialization Systems

Thursday 14th Sep

Resource Mobilization and Financing for Innovation

9:00 am – 10:30 am

Resource Mobilization and Financing for Innovation

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Business Planning, Marketing, Accounting and Finance Basics

2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Attracting Investments

Friday 15th Sep

Soft Skills for Innovation

9:00 am – 10:30 am

Leadership, Communication, Personal Branding and Networking Skills

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Awards and Keynote Speech on Entrepreneurship


Charges – KES 10,000 per participant 


  1. Certificate of Training – Paid up + 5 day attendance
  2. Certificate of Participation – Exhibition + min 2 day attendance
  3. Certificate of Attendance – Paid up + min 2 day attendance
September 07, 2022

Central Rift Innovation Week, 2022

Category: Innovation Week Author: Directorate of Research
Kabarak University welcomes all innovators and the general public to the 1st Annual Central Rift Innovation Week. The three day event will feature the following

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