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On the 8th to 10th July 2021 leading Ruby developers from around the world will come together to share, inspire and learn.

Nairobi Kenya

8th 10th July 2021


Ruby Conference Africa is an inclusive conference and as such strives to be welcoming and accessible to as many people as possible.


All the conference sessions will be held at iHub, 6th Floor, Senteu Plaza Galana/Lenana Road Junction · Nairobi



Michael Kimathi

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Michael Kimathi has over 7 years experience working in innovative ecosystems and building solutions notably with BlackBerry Developer Community, Nairuby, Masomomoja, GDG, Unbound, University of Nairobi , StartupBlink, BantaMik and Atlassian. Currently, he is an entrepreneur learning from his past failures and developing better solutions which will impact the world we are living in. Previously, he was the Community Development Manager at C4DLab, where he worked closely with team C4DLab to develop innovation strategy, Partnership and change the University culture from the old status quo way of doing things to one at the forefront of innovation, he mentored startups, hosted events, organized entrepreneurship mechanics related talks with distinguished industry entrepreneurs.

Bernard Banta

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Currently the CTO and Co-founder at Finplus. Banta is a computer scientist and an entrepreneur. He is passionate about technology and how it can be used to leverage and transform Africa in the way we live, work, play and govern. In his spare time, he'll often preside over executive and media talks on his pet subjects of entrepreneurship, innovation and transformation using technology. When it comes to building, his ultimate goal is to make the world a better place. He is an entrepreneur and an engineer on the bleeding edge of technology.


8 th to 10 th July at iHub, 6th Floor, Senteu Plaza Galana/Lenana Road Junction · Nairobi.


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Ruby Conference Africa 2021 is made possible through the generous support of our sponsors. Please give them your support too.

Startup Sponsors


  1. iHub Nairuby

Code of Conduct

RubyConf Kenya is run under the auspices of Ruby Kenya. You can view our code of conduct. These rules must be followed by all attendees at all conference-related events.