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Mr. Brian Omwenga - Non-Resident Research Fellow


Brian Omwenga is a Computer Science doctoral candidate at the University of Nairobi, School of Computing and Informatics. He holds a Master of Science in Engineering Systems, Technology and Policy from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Bachelors in Business Information Technology from Strathmore University, Kenya. Brian is an adjunct lecturer at the University of Nairobi.

He has previously worked for Microsoft and Nokia Research Centre. He is an appointed official champion of the Africa Innovation Foundation’s, Innovation Prize Africa. He is also currently the chairman of the Software Engineering technical committee (TC94) that sets national software engineering standards at the Kenya Bureau of Standards as well as the chair of the Kenya National Workshop on electronic waste standards.