Dr Chao Mbogo

Dr Chao Mbogo

Head Of Computer Science Department at Kenya Methodist University

I am a teacher of Computer Science, a mentor to Computer Science students, and a Researcher in Education Technology. I am also the Program Lead and Co-Founder of KamiLimu – https://www.kamilimu.org/.

Awards, Fellowships and Grants:

2017: Google Women Techmakers Travel Grant to Grace Hopper 2017.
2017: Anita Borg Systers Pass-It-On award
2017: TechWomen Emerging Leader.
2017: G20 Think Tank Summit Young Global Change Maker.
2017: Quartz African Innovator.
2017: McKinsey Next Generation Women Leaders Award Finalist.
2017: ‘Zuri’ Award Nomination
2016: Google Travel Award for Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing.
2016: Anita Borg Institute Faculty Scholarship for Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing.
2016: Kenya Education Network (KENET) Travel Award to present at the International Conference on Innovation and Technology in Computer Science Education.
2015: Heidelberg Laureate Forum Young Researcher, selected as one or 200 young researchers worldwide in Mathematics and Computer Science.
2015: Schlumberger Faculty for the Future award.
2015: ACM-Women Travel Award to present at the Mobile Learning Conference.
2014: Google Travel Award for Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing.
2014: Google Anita Borg award winner (EMEA).
2014: The International Network for Postgraduate Students in the area of ICT4D
(IPID) Travel Award to present at the Mobile for Development Conference.
2012: Hasso Plattner Institute grant for a PhD in Computer Science at University of Cape Town.
2005: Shell Centenary Scholarship fund for an M.Sc in Computer Science at University of Oxford.