Google this week announced the G-Uganda and G-Kenya events. The Uganda event will be held in Kampala starting on September 1 and ending the following day. G-Kenya will start 4 days later at Strathmore University in Nairobi and will last 3 days.
The events are meant to advance the use of Google tools and services in educational institutions, business and in web application development. Both events are targeted at Entrepreneurs and Developers and for Kenyas, Computer Science students as well.
According to Google, attendees will be provided with training on localized Google tools to spur economic development for the local people. The G events avail an opportunity for students
Google has held similar events in Nigeria, Mauritius, and Senegal over the years.