kLab provides an open space for IT entrepreneurs to collaborate and innovate in Kigali, Rwanda

kLab, ICT Park, 6th Floor
Boulevard de l'Umuganda, Kacyiru
June 30th, 2015

Name: Robert Nsinga
Location: Kigali
Industry: Gaming, IoT, Mobile, Cloud.
Area of Expertise: Software development and testing.

About Me: I am a full-stack web and mobile developer and ID/UX designer working across the region and living in Kigali. My focus is on consumer experiences and I use JavaScript, Python, and Java to write code.
Availability: I am available for one-on-one's or group hacks/walkthroughs of up to 5 tenants, but you can catch me online when I'm not in town.

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June 26th, 2015

Overview

kLab Rwanda is looking for five potential interns to work from July 1ST to August 30th as they develop Online Printing and Internet Voucher generating systems.

Description/Duties

Interns are supposed to work together to develop:


  • An online internet voucher generating system for guests to use in order to obtain access to the kLab internet connection.

  • A self-standing printing system that is fully controlled online to facilitate printing services in the kLab community..
  • Requirements and Skills


  • Applicants should be university students in their 3rd or 4th year of university pursuing computer science related courses- mainly software development.

  • Each applicant must submit a signed recommendation from a school official. ... Read more comment(s)
  • June 18th, 2015

    It seems like most entrepreneurs, I meet these days are quick to proclaim themselves visionaries, expecting that this will give more credibility to their startup idea, and improve their odds with investors. In reality, I’m one of the majority of the guys,who believe that startup success is more about the execution than the idea. Thus, unless the visionary highlights a cofounder who can take the vision and execute, I assume the worst

    It’s true that gifted visionaries bring many good things to an organization, including big picture ideas, seeing around corners, and a hunter mentality. Yet they also come with a ... Read more comment(s)

    May 08th, 2015

    Despite the rush in every academic institution to offer more courses on entrepreneurship, I still haven’t found it to be something you can learn in school. Of course, you can pick up the basic principles this way, but the problem is that the practical rules for success are changing so fast that no academic can keep up. The best thing you can learn in school is how to learn.

    The magnate entrepreneurs I have met,interviewed and worked with over the years all seem to share that passion for learning, and they see rapid market change not as a problem, but as ... Read more comment(s)

    April 05th, 2015

    kLab is very pleased to host the STARTUPWAVE bootcamp in association with GIZ and Intellecap, an initiative to capture the hearts and minds of everyone interested in entrepreneurship advice, mentorship, business/startup support and access to funding.
    With 15 selected entrepreneurs, six mentors with extensive business experience from Rwanda and India, key players from the IT to the finance industry, the STARTUPWAVE bootcamp will be the most vibrant location for IT professionals in the heart of Kigali and foster true innovation.

    STARTUPWAVE is a virtual incubation platform that has been built and conceptualized by Intellecap in India in partnership with DFID on ... Read more comment(s)