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Kevin G. Chege

Kevin G. Chege

Internet Development Manager for Africa

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Biography

Kevin joined the Internet Society in 2012 as the Internet Development Manager for Africa under the Africa Regional Bureau. He has been in the tech space for more than 15 years starting at the KENET (the Kenya Education Network Trust) where he served as the Network Manager responsible for IP network design, training, Network Operations and Network Services including managing DNS Services, e-mail, and web hosting on open source platforms.

Kevin manages several projects in Africa in relation to technical capacity building, building communities of practice, and open Internet Standards. He designs technical online content, courses and online labs used to train engineers in Africa in several languages. He also helps out as an instructor at various NOGs and NRENs in Africa and has helped to get several NOGs and tech forums in Africa started. Kevin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems from USIU-Africa (Kenya) and a Master’s Degree in Information Security from the Lulea University of Technology (Sweden). He is based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Image credit: © Jordi Ruiz Cirera/Panos

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Technology 3 May 2018

Hackathon at Africa Internet Summit Focuses on Time, Vehicular Communications, and Network Programmability

We are pleased to announce the 2nd Hackathon@AIS will be held in Dakar, Senegal, on 9-10 May, alongside the...

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Building Trust 4 August 2017

Women Share Knowledge and Experience in Network Operator Groups in Africa

The Internet Society African Regional Bureau has worked with Network Operator Groups (NOGs) in Africa, providing financial and technical...

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Building Trust 11 July 2017

Network Operators Groups in Africa Share Their Stories

The Internet Society African Regional Bureau has worked with new and existing Network Operator Groups (NOGs) in Africa, providing...

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Events 23 May 2017

ISOC and AFRINIC Launch Inaugural Hackathon @AIS

The Africa Internet Summit (AIS) is an annual event that brings together network and system engineers from across Africa to learn...

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IETF 21 March 2017

Save the Date- Africans @ IETF 98- 28 March, 8-9 am (US CDT)

Africans at the IETF Meeting   Venue: Swissotel Chicago, Montreux 2 room Date: Tuesday 28 March 2017  Time: 8...

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Community Projects 20 September 2016

Alice Munyua highlights Internet Society’s Capacity Building activities in Africa

Alice Munyua, Internet Society Board Member, and Kevin G. Chege from the Africa Regional Bureau attended the 2016 Global...

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