Past Event

Innovation Exposition on Water Systems for the Kenya Big 4 Agenda

March 27, 2020
9:00 AM - 5:00 AM
University Towers, University of Nairobi

Following the Kenyan government directive to cancel all public gatherings in a move to prevent the spread of Covid-19, the Nairobi Center postponed the Innovation Exposition on Water Systems for the Kenya Big 4 Agenda. We will advice on the new date soon.  We apologize for any inconvenience caused.

In observing Columbia's Year of Water, Columbia Global Centers - Nairobi in partnership with the Department of Environmental and Biosystems Engineering, School of Engineering - University of Nairobi, will be holding an innovation exposition on water systems.

The water exposition will showcase the appropriateness of technologies developed by stakeholders in the water sector focusing on water systems for the Kenya Big 4 Agenda. These particularly being; Water for Health, Food Security, Manufacturing and Housing.

The Big 4 Agenda is Presidents Uhuru Kenyatta's economic blueprint for Kenya. The Big 4 were developed by the government to foster economic development and provide a solution to the various socio-economic problems facing Kenyans. 

The exposition will feature the following;

  • Keynote speakers and panel discussions
  • Exhibition of Water Technologies
  • Poster Presentations