Tech industry players push for changes in data rules .

Technology service providers and a human rights group have proposed changes to the Data Protection Bill 2019.

Google, Amnesty International and Technology Service Providers of Kenya (Tespok) made their submissions yesterday to the National Assembly ICT committee. The bill, which has been sponsored by Baringo Senator Gideon Moi, seeks to protect personal data from misuse by […]

By |September 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

MOZILLA PARTNERS WITH TESPOK FOR A TWO-DAY TRAINING ON LEAN DATA PRACTICE

The Technology Service Providers Association of Kenya (TESPOK) and Mozilla, partnered to host the Lean data practice (LDP) for the first time in Africa. The two-day workshop took place in Nairobi, Kenya at the Sarova PanAfric Hotel on the 7th and 8th May 2019. The training was aimed at driving a practical conversation around how […]

By |May 24th, 2019|News|0 Comments

TESPOK TALKS ON THE IMPORTANCE OF ICT BEING RECOGNIZED AS AN ENABLER OF ECONOMIC GROWTH AT THE TEMS AFRICA EXPO 2019

Technology Service Providers Association of Kenya (TESPOK) participated in the TEMS Africa ICT Expo 2019 exhibition held at the Kenyatta International Conference Center (KICC) on the 24th-26th April 2019. Both local and international companies were present at the largest ICT exhibition in East Africa.

With over 70 companies each exhibition had something unique to offer ranging […]

By |May 23rd, 2019|News|0 Comments

Multichoice Kenya joins Technology Service Providers of Kenya (TESPOK)

Leading video entertainment firm, MultiChoice Kenya today announced its membership into the Technology Service Providers of Kenya (TESPOK) association which aims at influencing Information Communication and Technology (ICT) policy and regulations by engaging government at the relevant levels.

Multichoice is the first broadcaster to directly join TESPOK, with specific interest in cybersecurity services offered by the association. This […]

By |May 10th, 2019|News|0 Comments

THE DATA PROTECTION BILL, 2019

Here is a link to the Data Protection Bill 2019:

The Data Protection Bill 2019

By |May 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS:FOR A LEGAL CONSULTANT TO WORK ON THE PROPOSED DATA PROTECTION BILL 2018.

Kenya has made several attempts to develop a law on Data Protection. The Ministry of Information, Communications and Technology (MoICT), together with the Communications Authority of Kenya (CA), led a stakeholder process to draft a ‘Kenya Data Protection Bill’. At the same time,the Senate has drafted and tabled a ‘Data Protection Bill,2018’. While the two […]

By |April 24th, 2019|Careers, News|0 Comments

PCCW Global and TESPOK to launch first African roaming IPX

HKT (SEHK:6823) – Hong Kong, April 11, 2019

PCCW Global, the international operating division of HKT, Hong Kong’s premier telecommunications service provider, and Kenyan technology service provider TESPOK have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to provide Africa’s first mobile data roaming exchange point, an IPX based networking infrastructure that will keep roaming data on the continent […]

By |April 17th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|0 Comments

SECURE ONLINE SHOPPING.

Online shopping is big business these days, with more and more consumers across the world turning to the world wide web to purchase goods. This is especially the case in countries where eCommerce is really taking hold over the way people shop.

Staying safe while you’re shopping online is paramount, and knowledgeable shoppers know what approaches […]

By |October 11th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Ways to Bridge the Gender Gap in STEM:

Here are 5 ways you can help bridge the gap—by piquing the interest of your female students in male-dominated STEM fields and helping to change perceptions of these professions as “masculine”.

Assume interest, and Be Inclusive

Both men and women enforce gender stereotypes about math and science in children from a young age, though most people […]

By |July 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

ONLINE HARASSMENT.

Every age group is vulnerable to cyber bullying, but teenagers and young adults are common victims. Cyber bullying is a growing problem in schools. Cyber bullying has become an issue because the Internet is fairly anonymous, which is appealing to bullies because their intimidation is difficult to trace. Unfortunately, rumors, threats and photos can be […]

By |June 18th, 2018|News|0 Comments