event Schedule

PRE-CONFERENCE DAY (Tuesday 17th August, 2021)

Venue

Kisii National Polytechnic

Responsible

Secretariat

Public Health

08:30 AM - 01:00 PM

Skills Competition

Venue

Administration Parking

Responsible

Eng. Samuel Njiru

01:00 PM - 02:00 PM
Venue

Dining Hall/Plenary Hall

02:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

Dr. Walter Okibo-

Research Coordinator

Mr. George Nyakoe

HOD Research- KNP

CONFERENCE DAY ONE (Wednesday 18th August, 2021)

Venue

Registration Points

Responsible

Secretariat

Public Health

08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

Breakaway sessions for Research presentations

Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

Secretariat

Dr. Walter Okibo-

Research Coordinator

Mr. George Nyakoe

HOD Research- KNP

Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

KNP Governing Council and other Protocol Officials

10:00 AM - 11:45 AM

National anthem

Opening prayer

OBJECTIVES OF THE CONFERENCE

REMARKS BY LEADERS

Guest Governors

Government Officials

OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE CONFERENCE

CS Education

Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

KNP Choir

KNP Spiritual Leader

KNP Principal

Prof. Kisilu Kitainge- Chair KNP Governing Council

H.E. Hon. James E.O. Ongwae EGH, CBS, EBS Governor Kisii County

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM

Keynote Address

Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

Mr. Richard Ngatia- President KNCCI

12:30 PM - 01:30 PM

PLENARY SESSION 1 : The role of TVET in Sustainable Development: Implications for Education and Training.

Moderator: Mr. Tom Mulati

Director TVET-MoE

Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

Panelists

Dr. Kipkirui Langat -Director General- TVETA

Prof. Deogratias Jaganyi- VC Mount Kenya University

Prof. John Akama- VC Kisii University

Mr. Pravin Eazhawa-

Director TVET- KNCCI

GIZ County Representative

01:30 PM - 02:30 PM

Lunch Break & Exhibitions

Venue

Dining Hall

Responsible

Secretariat

02:30 PM - 03:00 PM

Keynote Address

Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

Dr. Zeenat Sulaiman

Regional CEO Aga Khan Health Services East Africa Ltd

03:00 PM - 04:00 PM

PLENARY SESSION 2 : Building synergies for promotion of science, technology, and innovation: How the country can leverage on technology, technical and entrepreneurship skills for attainment of Sustainable Development.

Moderator: Ms. Sylvia Makario- Founder Hepta Analytics

Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

Session Chair

Mr. Hosea Kili- CEO County Pension Fund

Panelists:

Ms. Maureen Mbaka- CAS Ministry of ICT

Gituku Kirika- CEO Pesalink

Mr. Adnan Merdin-

CEO- Dr. Mattress

Mr. Muchiri Mungai-

Director Youth Affairs- KNCCI

04:00 PM - 04:45 PM

Tea break, Networking and guests leave at their own leisure

Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

Moderator 

CONFERENCE DAY TWO (Thursday, 19th August, 2021)

Venue

Main Hall, Designated Areas

Responsible

Secretariat

Public Health

08:30 AM - 09:30 AM

Breakaway sessions for Research presentations

Venue

Main Hall, Conference Meeting Area

Responsible

Steering Committee

Dr. Walter Okibo-

Research Coordinator

Mr. George Nyakoe

HOD Research- KNP

09:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Tea break, Networking

Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

Secretariat 

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Keynote address

Topic: Effective and sustainable use of natural resources: safeguarding the environment for future generations through an integrated climate change action plan.

Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

Prof. Linet Gohole

Director University of Eldoret-Town Campus

10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

PLENARY SESSION 3: Breaking barriers to free trade and regional integration for increased sustainable development.

Moderator: Mr. Samuel Matonda -CEO KNCCI

Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

Session Chair

Dr. Kevit Desai- PS EAC

Panelists:

Dr.Wilfred Marube- CEO

KEPROBA

Mr. Hassan Noor Hassan- CAS Education

Mr. Jamil Shamji- Chair Kisii Municipal Board

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

PLENARY SESSION 4: Unlocking additional capital and investments for agricultural sustainability: a key approach to sustainable development.

Moderator: Mr. Pravin Eazhawa-

Director TVET- KNCCI

Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

Panelists

Absa Bank

Co-operative Bank

Mr. Isaac Omwenga- CEO Wakenya Pamoja SACCO

Mr. Charles Okerio Omwansa- CEO Gusii Mwalimu SACCO

12:30 PM - 01:30 PM

Lunch Break & Exhibitions

Venue

Dining Hall/ Administration Parking

Responsible

Secretariat

01:30 PM - 02:30 PM

Skills Competition Awards & Rapporteurs Report

Venue

Administration Parking

Responsible

Eng. Samuel Njiru

03:30 PM

Closing Ceremony

Closing Remarks

Dr. Margaret Mwakima -PS TVET

Vote of thanks

Closing Prayer

Venue

Plenary Hall

Responsible

Prof. Kisilu Kitainge- Chair KNP Governing Council

Tea Break, Networking and Guests leave at their own leisure

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