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Get involved in the Agri-Hack Championship!

Attention all tech hubs and labs from East Africa

August 27, 2013

Call for Expression of Interest

From 4 to 8 November 2013, The Technical Center for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) and the Ministry of Agriculture and Animal Resources (MINAGRI), Rwanda, will organize an international conference on ICT for Agriculture (ICT4Ag) in Kigali. The ICT4Ag conference will promote the application of ICTs in the agricultural sector with particular emphasis on value chains, advocacy and policy development.

A regional hackathon on ICT4Ag solutions is planned as one of the key activities that will run in parallel to the conference. The event is a pilot experience and focuses only on Eastern Africa. Private and public sector run innovation, entrepreneurship hubs/communities from that region are invited to express interest in being partners nominating and supporting teams to the finals of the regional competition. The deadline toapply is 05 September 2013.

Details on the event and how to apply can be found on the PDF on the link below.

Information on Expression of Interest for Agri-Hack Championship(PDF)