Knowledge sharing


2019, Scratch Africa Conference, USA - Speaker

2019, MakerEd Covening, USA - Presenter: Designing Maker Education Experiences In Under-Resourced Communities: Insights from Africa

2019, Connected Learning Summit, USA - Presenter: Cultivating Creative Learning Communities Across Contexts: Opportunities, Challenges, and Potential Paths

2019, Art of Tinkering Workshop, USA - Participant

2019, Africa Code Week, Kenya - Facilitator

2019, African Women in Technology (AWIT), Kenya - Moderator: Upgrading Your Skills For Emerging Roles in Tech

2019, AL For Education Gathering, Kenya - Participant

2019, Africa Play Conference, South Africa - Presenter: Cultivating Creativity Through Coding

2019, Africa Business Conference, USA - Participant

2018, Connected Learning Summit, USA - Participant

2018, Equity by Design, USA - Participant

2018, Scratch Conference, USA - Participant

2018, UNLEASH Innovation LAB, Singapore - Facilitator

2018, Google I/O, USA - Google Techmakers Scholar

2017, Google UX Masterclass Teacher Training, Kenya - Participant

2017, UNLEASH Innovation LAB, Denmark - Global talent in Education

2017, Scratch Conference, France - Presenter: Nurturing Innovation in Africa

2017, African Women in Technology (AWIT), Kenya - Workshop: Design Session (Idea to Reality)

2017, UK- AFRICA GCRF (Global Challenges Research Fund) Synthetic Practical Biology, South Africa

2017, World Youth Alliance (WYA) Africa Youth Summit, Kenya - Speaker

2017, Lapid Leaders Africa, Kenya - Mentor

2017, Akili Dada, Kenya - Mentor

2017, WomEng Kenya, Kenya - Mentor

2016, GE Graduate Engineering Trainee Program (GETP) Conference, South Africa - Participant

2014, Rethink Relief, Uganda - Participant

2011, Stanford Design Thinking, Kenya - Participant

2011, MIT Design for Development, Kenya - Participant


Publications


Waldman-Brown, Anna & Wanyiri, Juliet & Oluwafunmilore Adebola, Simeon & Chege, Tim & Muthui, Marian. (2015). DEMOCRATISING TECHNOLOGY: THE CONFLUENCE OF MAKERS AND GRASSROOT INNOVATORS.

SKILLS


Design Research

UX/UI

Product Development

Digital Fabrication

Human-Centered Design

Manufacturing Processes

Design (Adobe Illustrator, COREL Draw, Sketch, InVision)

Computer - Aided Design (AutoCAD, SolidWorks, Rhino)

Computer - Aided Manufacturing (VCarve Pro)

Certification in Android Development (Android Studio)

Certification in Project Management (GE Crotonville)

Certification in Presentation Skills (GE Crotonville)


Awards


2017, Udacity Scholarship, Google

2017, Teaching Grant, IDIN

2016, Community Leadership Award, Women in Energy (WIE)

2016, Teaching Grant, IDIN

2015, Special Recognition Award, GE

2013, Finalist, Fly Your Ideas with Airbus