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SafeBoda - Your Safe Moto-Taxi Ride in Uganda

Join us in welcoming SafeBoda, an uber-like motorcycle service in Kampala, a resident startup at Outbox.

Motorcycle taxis (boda) rule the roads in Kampala! SafeBoda exists to offer a safe and secure boda experience.

Why Designers' Union?

The Design Uganda community is reaching out to all local designers, design enthusiast and entrepreneurs to discuss the ideas, prospects and problems in design and find answers to all these questions together. Join Our Design Uganda community HERE to get more information related to design in Africa.

See what we did in 2014

Thanks to you. 2014 has been a really incredible year for us. We have reached more community members, increased the number of women in our programs and our resident startups have raised more money.

Through our partnerships, residents in our space have access to free co-working space in 24 other tech hubs around the world through the Google for Entrepreneurs tech hub passport program. 

DESIGN UGANDA 2015

Feel free to join our next Design events and do not forget to join the Design UG community (here).

7th of January: Office Hour day for start-ups and businesses 
"2015 will be a great year to start a business!"

Women Passion Program (WOPA): Register now open for the third intake

Launched in March 2014, the Women Passion program (WOPA), is an experiential based learning program, supported by Google for Entrepreneurs and WeTech Global under the #40Forward initiative, that seeks to train up-to 100 women in programming and entrepreneurship skills.

Mercy Corps Uganda partners with Ensibuuko

9th December, 2014

Mercy Corps Agri-Fin Mobile program partners with Ensibuuko to deepen financial inclusion in Uganda through a mobile banking platform for Savings and Credit Cooperatives (SACCO’s)

PORTFOLIO CLINIC / OFFICE HOURS

Monday 8th December – Friday 12th December

Office hours has a special focus this week. Besides companies and teams who want to have feedback related to their projects (UI/UX and branding/concept) we are looking to meet local Designers who would like to show their talent. All designers welcome from graphic to product to fashion!

BlackBox Connect Pitch Event - Winners

On 24th November 2014, 12 invited startups had a pitching session where they were heard by a panel of 3 external Judges in order to be selected by Outbox for nomination for a 2 week all expenses paid trip to Silicon Valley.

The Intel Ideation Camp - What Transpired

From 10th to 12th September 2014, Outbox hosted a team of support trainers from Intel East Africa Abigael Wangui and Mark Kamau also working at iHub Nairobi Kenya, for a Training of Trainers (TOT) and a two day workshop, The Intel Ideation camp.

The Intel Ideation camp is a 2 day long workshops in which participants go through the learning process to ideate, innovate and imagine solutions to identified problems.

This course is suitable for anyone who is interested in developing an entrepreneurial mindset.

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