Innovating to Unlock Our Common Wealth

27th November - 1st December 2023 Nairobi

Kenya innovation week commonwealth edition

Who to Expect

Why will thousands of people gather in Nairobi for KIW 2023 - CW ED? Listen to bespoke speakers eager to share their expertise, enjoy unparalleled networking opportunities with entrepreneurs, explore proprietary software that will maximise your experience, and so much more.

  • Government leaders
  • Global development leaders
  • Start-ups and Innovators
  • Private sector
  • Academia and researchers
  • Funders and Investors
  • Youth and Students
  • Trade organization representatives

Who Attended


Feature your business to potential clients and investors and get to gain credibility in your industry


Explore lucrative investment opportunities at the front table of the Commonwealth innovation ecosystem

Government Leaders

First hand evaluation on how to best drive change in the various nations to motivate innovation

Academia and Researchers

Get first-hand information from the experienced experts in various fields of innovations

Policy Makers

Gain greater insights and global perspectives from attendees internationally and adopt new policies

Youth and students

Interact and network with other innovative students and learn how to establish successful ventures.

Private sector

Network, get meaningful insights and investments from interacting with the public and private sector

Development Partners

Explore collaboration opportunities with potential development partners and venture into new ideas

Experience the Future of Innovation

Kenya Innovation Week 2023 - Commonwealth Edition unites top experts and innovators to share insights for navigating uncertain times. Gain valuable knowledge and ideas through inspiring keynotes, panels, and workshops. Perfect for business owners, entrepreneurs, and those eager to learn from the best. Connect, learn, and grow with us!

KIW 2023 - CW ED Speakers

Expect a star-studded line-up of world-renowned speakers and industry leaders, who will deliver thought-provoking keynotes, interactive sessions, and panel discussions.

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Thrilling Highlights from Kenya Innovation Week 2022

The Kenya Innovation Week 2022 was a successful and dynamic event that brought together innovators, entrepreneurs, investors, and government officials to share ideas and showcase their latest offerings. Attendees left feeling energized and inspired by the diverse group of participants and the potential of Kenya's innovation ecosystem.

Over 90% of attendees

rated the event as excellent or very good

Inspiration and Networking

Connections and ideas sparked at KIW 2022 will continue to drive innovation long after the event

Keynote sessions rated highly

Attendees gave keynote speaker sessions an average rating of 4.8 out of 5 stars.

Positive Feedback

overwhelmingly positive feedback from exhibitors, visitors, and international partners reaffirms the success of KIW 2022.

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