Africa's Talking & Microsoft Developers Workshop

Sep 23, 2022, 1:00 – 4:30 PM

Africa's Talking Developers and Microsoft Developer Brunch; A workshop designed for developers to engage them on paid open source Gigs through GitHub Sponsors. This opens the doors to the developer ecosystem and business alike to new and great opportunities in the world of open source. Join Us!



About this event

New date: Friday, 23 September 2022

Time: 16:00 – 18:30. 18:30-19:30 Networking

Target Audience


  1. Arrival, light snacks, and networking
  2. Open address: Catherine Muraga ADC Engineering MD
  3. GitHub representative address (Virtual): Theme: Developers benefit financially for the important work they do every day through GitHub Sponsors and learn how to create a great GitHub Sponsors profile.
  4. QnA
  5. Azure Security for Developers: Sean Wesonga:
  6. Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub: EduAbasi
  7. Close: Phyllis Migwi, Kenya GM
  8. Networking

Featured Attendees

  • Salaudeen Abdulrasaq

    Union Bank of Nigeria

  • Denis Githinji


  • Lili Mutegi

    Uptyke Consulting Ltd

  • Joan Muse

    Siobhan Editorial Consulting

  • Alex Mungai

    Kutuma Kenya Limited

  • Stella Gituire


  • Dunstan Ouma

    Irene School

  • Michael Kimathi

    Africa's Talking

  • Felix Kariuki

    Programme for Capacity Development in Africa

  • Graham Muhanga

    Africa's Talking LLC

  • Dismas Onyango


  • Vivian David

    Kutuma Kenya Limited

  • dennis wambui

    Chuka university


Arrival, light snacks, and networking
Open address
GitHub Sponsors
Azure Security for Developers by Sean Wesonga
Microsoft for Startups Founders Hub by Edu abasi
Closing Remarks by Phyllis Migwi, Kenya GM


  • Michael Kimathi

    Africa's Talking

    Head of Developer Community Africa


  • Bennett Benedict

    University of Dar Es Salaam

    Tanzania, Community Lead,

  • Veronica Michael

    Tanzania, Community Lead

  • Jessica Randall

    University of the Western Cape

    South Africa Community Lead

  • Josphat Mwangi

    Kenya Community Lead

  • Sheriffo Jarju

    Community Lead Gambia

  • Isophel Natwijuka

    Uganda Community Lead

  • Sanusi Abdulkadir

    Nigeria Kaduna Community Lead

  • Avuzwa Ntshongwana

    South Africa Community Co-Lead

  • Josh Venceslas

    Altech Group

    Co-Lead: Rwanda Community