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Conference Program

  • Day 01 23 June 2021
  • Day 02 24 June 2021
  • Day 03 25 June 2021
7:00am 8:30am

WELCOMING SESSION

->KIPPRA DOCUMENTARY

->ARRIVAL AND REGISTRATION

->PRAYERS- CHRISTIAN & ISLAM NATIONAL AND EAST AFRICAN COMMUNITY ANTHEMS (KIPPRA CHOIR)

8:30am 10:00am

OPENING REMARKS

->Conference Overview: Setting stage for Science, Technology, and Innovation in Enhancing Delivery of the Big Four Development Agenda (10 minutes)

->ST&I, Law, and the Constitution: What We Need to Know (10 minutes)

->Resource mobilization for ST&I programmes Presentation (10 minutes)

->Interlude with Short Video Clip (2 Minutes)

->ST&I Regulatory Framework & National Research Priorities Presentation (10 minutes)

->The Role STEM Education in Enhancing ST&I Presentation (15 minutes)

->Interlude with Short Video Clip (3 Minutes)

->Facilitating the Development of Information & Communication Sector, Regulations & Standards

->University Education & Research-Policy & Management Presentation (15 minutes)

10:30am 11:50am

PLENARY SESSION 1.1 Status of ST&I in Kenya

THEME 1: STATUS OF ST&I IN KENYA

->Investment in Research and Innovation by the Public and Private Sector Presentation (7 minutes)

->Access to ICT Presentation (7 minutes)

->FINTECH (SAFARICOM/Kenya Bankers Association/STIMA Sacco) Presentation (7 minutes)

->Interlude with Short Video Clip (3 minutes)

->E-commerce Presentation (7 minutes)

->Status of Industrial Technology (MoITED)/Oracle Presentation (7 minutes)

->Interlude with Short Video Clip (2 minutes)

->PANELISTS - (30 Minutes)

Moderator: Mr Eugene Muchai -->Project Officer, Kilimanjaro Blind Trust Africa

->PLENARY SESSION - (10 minutes)

11:50am 1:00pm

PLENARY SESSION 1.2 Policy, Institutional and Legislative Framework

->What makes a good ST&I Policy Objective? Presentation (6 minutes)

->Coordinating the Institutional Structures of ST&I Presentation (6 minutes)

->A short clip Relevant to the Subject (3)

->The Political Economy of ST&I Presentation (6 minutes)

->Role of Ombudsman & Governance in the Promotion of ST&I Program, Policies & Practices Presentation

Presenter: Mr Washington Sati -->Commissioner , Commission on Administrative Justice

->Linking Jua Kali to Modern Technology and Innovation for Wealth Creation Presentation (6 minutes)

->A Short Clip Relevant to the Subject (3)

->PANELISTS (30 minutes)

->PLENARY SESSION (10 minutes)

->KABARAK CHOIR PERFORMANCE

2:00pm 3:30pm

PLENARY SESSION 2.1 Education

THEME 2: DEVELOPMENT OF HUMAN CAPITAL

->Educational System and ST&I Presentation (8) minutes

->Development of Human Capital Resource in Nuclear Power and Reactor Programme Presentation (8) minutes)

->How Skill Development Can Build Industry Presentation (8 minutes)

->A Short Clip Relevant to the Subject (3)

->Access to Education in 4th IR Presentation (8)

->STEM Education on sustainable socio-economic development Presentation (8 minutes)

Panelist: Mr Samuel Ogalo -->EdTech Consultant , African Maths Initiative

->A Short Clip on the Subject (3)

->PLENARY SESSION - (14 minutes)

->Refreshment and Entertainment (Photo Gallery of Day 1 Photos, Screen shots of days tweets)

->PRESENTATION FROM THE BAGS AND STUDENTS SIDE EVENT

End of Day 1
7:00am 8:30am

WELCOMING SESSION

THEME 3: BUILDING A STRONG INNOVATION SYSTEM

->KIPPRA DOCUMENTARY

->ARRIVAL & REGISTRATION

->PRAYERS- CHRISTIAN & ISLAM RECAP OF DAY ONE: Key highlights

8:30am 9:30am

PLENARY SESSION 3.1 Innovation Systems

->Investing in Research and Development (R&D) for quality Innovation in Kenya Presentation (5minutes)

->Media Coverage of ST&I for PWDs Presentation (5)

->Innovation in Assistive Technology Presentation (5)

Presenter: Mr Eugene Muchai -->Project Officer, Kilimanjaro Blind Trust Africa

->Technology and Innovation Process Presentation (5 minutes)

->A Short Clip on the Subject (3)

->Patenting and Intellectual Property Rights Presentation (5 minutes)

->A Short Clip on the Subject (3)

->PANELISTS (30 minutes)

->PLENARY DISCUSSION - (10 minutes)

9:30am 10:30am

PLENARY SESSION 3.2 Health Systems

->Role of ST&I on health care-Keynote Presentation (15)

->I-Labs and Innovation Centres Presentation (6minutes)

->Innovation for cure for cancer Presentation (6 minutes)

->Impact of Technology on Health Care Presentation (6 minutes)

->A Short Clip on the Subject (2)

->PANELISTS (30 minutes)

->PLENARY DISCUSSION (10 minutes)

11:00am 12:00am

SPECIAL SESSION 1 OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE CONFERENC

->Entertainment: KIPPRA Choir Recap of Conference Agenda & Welcoming Remarks

->Opening Remarks

->Welcoming Remarks and Invitation of the keynote speakers and the Chief Guest

->The Importance of Education Systems in Development of Human Capital ST&I

->Role of ST&I in Enhancing Food Security and Nutrition in Kenya

->Keynote Address and Official Opening

12:00am 1:00pm

PLENARY SESSION 4.1: ST&I Infrastructure

THEME 4: INFRASTRUCTURE

->Access to Information, Communication, and Technology System Presentation (5 minutes)

->Role of ICT from PWDs perspective Presentation (5 minutes)

->Role of Technology and Innovation Hubs in Propelling ST&I Agendas Presentation (5 minutes)

->Infrastructure Development Pertaining PWDs Presentation (5 minutes)

Presenter: Miss Ann Gloria Njoki -->Director , Deaf Outreach Program

->Video Presentation-Cyber-crime and other Emerging Issues in ST&I Infrastructure Presentation (6 minutes)

->PANELISTS (30 minutes)

-> PLENARY DISCUSSION (10 minutes)

1:00pm 2:00pm

LUNCH BREAK

2:00pm 3:20pm

PLENARY SESSION 5.1 GENDER, PWDs, YOUTH

THEME 5: CROSS CUTTING ISSUES

->Availability and use of ST&I Statistics -KNBS Presentation (6 minutes)

->Role of data protection in ST&I Sector. Presentation (6 minutes

->Big Data and its role in ST&I Presentation (6 minutes

->PANELISTS (30 minutes)

->PLENARY SESSION - (10 minutes)

->PRESENTATIONS FROM THE BAGS

->NITA CHOIR PERFORMANCE

3:20pm 4:20pm

PLENARY SESSION 5.2 ST&I DATA AND STATISTICS

THEME 5: CROSS CUTTING ISSUES

->Mainstreaming a Gender Perspective in Science, Technology, and Innovation NGEC Presentation (8 minutes)

->A Short Clip on the Subject (4 Minutes)

->Opportunities for the youth in ST&I Presentation (8 minutes)

->Technologies for Persons living with Disabilities Presentation (8 minutes)

->A Short Clip on the Subject (Innovation Activities of PWDs) ( 4 Minutes)

->PANELISTS (30 minutes)

->PLENARY SESSION - (10minutes)

End of Day 2
8:00am 8:30am

WELCOMING SESSION

->KIPPRA DOCUMENTARY

->ARRIVAL & REGISTRATION

->PRAYERS- CHRISTIAN & ISLAM RECAP OF DAY TWO: Key highlights

8:30am 9:30am

PLENARY SESSION 6.1- BUILDING RESILIENCE

THEME 6: BUILDING RESILIENCE THROUGH ST&I

->Status of Disaster Preparedness in Kenya Presentation (5 minutes)

->Disaster Preparedness and the role of ST&I (Red Cross) Presentation (5 minutes)

->Research and Impacts on COVID 19 Pandemic Presentation (5 minutes)

->Building resilience with ST&I (KRA) Presentation (5 minutes)

->A short clip on the subject (2)

->PANELISTS (30 minutes)

->PLENARY DISCUSSION (10 minutes)

9:30am 10:30am

PLENARY SESSION 6.2- AGRICULTURE

->Role of ST&I in Agriculture Sector growth and transformation Keynote Speech (6 minutes)

->Agricultural technologies and food security (ILRI) Presentation (6 minutes)

->Technologies on scaling up nutrition Presentation (6 Minutes)

->Blue Economy and Technology (KMFRI) Presentation (6 minutes)

->A short clip on the subject (2 Minutes)

->PANELISTS (30 minutes)

->PLENARY DISCUSSION (10 minutes)

11:00am 12:00am

PLENARY SESSION 6.3- HOUSING

->The role of ST&I in Affordable Housing in Kenya - Keynote

->Water, Sanitation and Waste Management (Athi Water Board) Presentation (8 minutes)

->Sustainable cities and Communities-Director Kenya Building Research Centre Presentation (8 minutes)

->A short clip on the subject (2)

->PANELISTS (30 minutes)

->PLENARY DISCUSSION (10 minutes)

12:00am 1:00pm

PLENARY SESSION 6.4-INDUSTRIALISATION AND ST&I

->Are we ready for 4th Industrial Revolution? (Lake Hub) Presentation (6 minutes)

->Artificial Intelligence Presentation (6 minutes)

->SMEs and ST&Is (MSEA) Presentation (6 minutes)

->The launch of KIBO satellite Presentation (6 minutes)

->A short clip on the subject (2)

->PANELISTS (30 minutes)

->PLENARY DISCUSSION (10 minutes)

1:00pm 2:00pm

LUNCH BREAK

2:00pm 4:00pm

SPECIAL SESSION 2 WRAP UP AND WAY FORWARD

->Discussions and Conference Resolutions - Presentation of Conference Communique

Moderator: Ms Keziah Gakahu -->Student, Mount Kenya University

->Vote of Thanks

->Closing Remarks

->Official Closing

End of Day 3

Speakers


Amb.Simon Nabukwesi

Ps- State Department for University Education and Research

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Dr Katherine Getao

CEO-ICTA

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Dr.Tonny Omwansa

CEO

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Mr. Peter Ndegwa

CEO SAFARICOM

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Mr. Amos Wangora

CEO

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