AFRICA-ai-JAPAN Project is a joint initiative supported by the Japan International Corporation Agency (JICA). To implement its objectives the Project is developing four main centres: ①Innovation and Prototyping Integrated Centre (iPIC) ②Innovation Centre for Molecular Biology and Biochemistry (iCMoB) ③Innovation Centre for Bio-resources (iCB) ④Innovation Centre for Open Data and Visualization (iODaV) The Mission of […]
ICT Center of Excellence and Open Data (ICEOD) and held a successful open Data Hackathon on 12th November 2016 at the Jkuat IBM lab ,Technology house 4th floor Eastern wing themed Developing Innovative Mobile Applications based on Open research data in Agricuture, Energy and public Health. More information to follow soon.
Prof. Muliaro (left) receives his trophy award from ICT Principal Secretary, Victor Kyalo. (Photo: Courtesy)Prof. Wafula Muliaro, the Director ICT Centre of Excellence and Open Data (iCEOD), was declared the best champion and pioneer of open data in Kenya. The November 2016 award by the ICT Authority’s Kenya Open Data Initiative, was in recognition of […]
The Cabinet Secretary Ministry of Education, Science and Technology, Prof Jacob T. Kaimenyi on August 5, 2015, officially conveyed the selection and designation of JKUAT as the Regional Centre of Excellence in ICT for the Northern Corridor Integration Projects. As a Regional Centre of Excellence, JKUAT is required to make provision for training opportunities in […]
Most electronic applications used in e-banking, e-government, e-procurement and e-commerce run on web applications layer that is the bedrock for cyber hacking and attack. Despite this understanding, the network servers have received more protection than the web application layer hence exposing it to cyber attacks. This explain why about two thirds of web application are […]
Cloud developer bootcamp hosted in Jkuat 29 – 30 June, courtesy of iCEOD and IBM. Day 1 (29 june) was the ladies day, focused on women leadership in technology .In attendance were Jkuat women leaders, IBM women leaders and other industry leaders. Based on how technology is fast […]
JKUAT is participating in the Open Data Workshop going on at Jacaranda Hotel Nairobi. The Vice Chancellor Prof Imbuga attended the morning session. Prof Muliaro was among the three leading panelist. The key objectives of the workshop is to better understand open data and open access, proposing strategy for increasing agriculture data for science and […]
Prof Muliaro wish to see the vision of iCEOD that states : ” iCEOD to emerge as the premier research and development centre for technology transfer and open data for economic and human advancement” achieved. Its a big step for JKUAT and Kenya to have iCEOD established. iCEOD will serve as a regional Data Sharing […]