Moringa School, a multi-disciplinary learning accelerator, hosted the Moringa Career Fair 2022 at the iHub, Nairobi.
Dubbed ‘Are you the right fit’, it sought to get the perspective of top tech employers’ requirements in the workplace.
The annual Moringa Career Fair 2022 featured over 750 Moringa graduates and students participating in two phases.
The first one, the pre-hackathon introduction and workshop, the ideation and selection phase, which was executed online, and the second, the prototype building and presentation phase, will run in person at the campus for one day.
“Moringa School was built to be the backbone of the technology ecosystem in Kenya by providing top quality talent to local companies,” says Snehar Shah, CEO of Moringa School.
“The Career fair, which kicks off with a strategic partnership with Little committing to create a minimum of 20 tech jobs for Moringa graduates this year, is an extension of our mission to build talent and opportunities through tech-based learning experiences. We aim to develop African tech talent and connect our students to purposeful and significant earning opportunities, whether full-time jobs, the gig economy or becoming entrepreneurs”, he added.
Since its inception in 2014, Moringa has trained over 4,000 students and placed more than 85% of its graduates into leading companies worldwide.
The fair had 6-panel discussions focusing on Big Data, Leveraging AI for the future, The Rise of Blockchain and the Gig Economy, Technopreneurship, Tech in Entertainment, and the Evolution of Tech.
Sponsors for this event include Safaricom, Microsoft, Eclectics, DVT Software, APA Insurance,
Kenafric and Grey. Some of our employer partners in attendance include Techbridge Invest Africa, Fuzu, Craydel, Gebeya, Little, Workforce Africa, and Bring Global.