InsureTech, innovating Insurance solutions using Tech: Meetup: Kampala, Uganda

Mar 14, 2:00 – 4:00 PM

In this Africa's Talking talk, we shall be diving into the realm of innovating insurance solutions using Technology in Africa. Get your ticket!


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About this event

Join us for an insightful meetup on "InsureTech: Innovating Insurance Solutions using Tech" in Kampala, Uganda. In this event, we'll explore the challenges faced by the insurance industry and how technology can be leveraged to address them, with a focus on micro-insurance access, health insurance enrollment, automated claims processing, and payment integration. We shall be joined by Faisal Namanya who leads insurance and Virtual Cards at Airtel Money Uganda. He launched innovative micro insurance products, leveraging mobile money for financial inclusion. Managing end-to-end processes, he drives integration, marketing, operations, and sales.

  • Date: 14th, March, 2024
  • Time: 5:00 PM
  • Venue: Africa's Talking Offices, The Acacia Place, 4th Floor, John Babiha (Acacia) Ave, Kampala.


  • 5:00 PM: Arrival and Registration
  • 6:00 PM: Keynote Presentation by guest speaker on insureTech solutions
  • 6:30 PM: Interactive Q&A Session with the Speaker
  • 7:00 PM: Networking, Snacks, and Drinks

Who Should Attend:

Data engineers, software engineers, insurance innovators, actuaries who are interested in exploring innovative solutions in the insurance sector. Whether you're looking to learn about cutting-edge technologies in the insurance industry or connect with like-minded professionals, this event is for you. Join us to delve into the intersection of insurance and technology and discover how InsureTech is shaping the future of insurance in Uganda and beyond.

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  • Faisal Namanya

    Airtel Uganda

    Airtel Money Lead for Insurance and Virtual cards

  • Adrapi Stephen


    Head of Sales, Agencies and Branches


  • Natwijuka Isophel

  • Mark Ssembajjwe

    Africa's Talking

    Technical support

  • David Okwii


    Software Developer/ Product Manager, A.T Uganda Community Lead

  • Roland Ganafa

Featured Attendees

  • Emmanuel Cheruiyot

    Emkaco Enterprises





Thursday, March 14, 2024
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM UTC


5:00 PM - 6:00 PM: Registration, API Walkthrough
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM: Keynote Presentation by guest speaker
7:30 PM - 8:00 PM: Networking, Drinks, and Snacks


  • Mark Ssembajjwe

    Africa's Talking

    Technical support


  • 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

  • David Okwii


    Africa's Talking Community UG Co-Lead

  • Cynthia Moraa

    WIT Kenya Co-Lead

  • Michael Adedayo

    Africa's Talking

    Community Lead Lagos