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East Africa Fellow

James Odede


James is a Kenyan technologist and entrepreneur. As the Co-founder and Director of LakeHub, James has brought together the tech community of Western Kenya, raised funding from Google, overseen the implementation of a Computer Science for High School (CS4HS) students program, and built the region’s first co-working space. A graduate of Maseno University with a Bsc. in Computer Science, James is also the Co-Founder and Product Development Lead at MobiDawa an exciting startup providing on demand medication information to patients across Africa. James is passionate about technology for development, start-ups, m-health and committed to bridging the technology gap that exists between Africa’s big cities and rural areas.

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