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Ms. Juliana Rotich

Ushahidi Director

Safaricom Limited

HQ Phone: +254 20 4273272

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Safaricom Limited

Safaricom House Waiyaki Way Westlands

Nairobi, 800


Company Description

We provide voice, data, financial services and enterprise solutions for a range of subscribers, small businesses and government, using a variety of platforms. As the biggest communication company in East and Central Africa, Safaricom delights over 25.1 mi ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

Good Experience Inc

Area Congress

Espacio Congress


United Nations Environment Programme

Posterous Inc


D.R. of Congo




World Economic Forum

Advisory Council

Microsoft Corporation


Ushahidi Inc


Advisory Board Member
Risk Cooperative

The iHub and Bankinter Foundation for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Member of Global Agenda Council On Data Driven Development
theWorld Economic Forum

Advisory Council Member
BASF Corporation

Board Member
Kenya Vision 2030 Delivery Board

Board Member
Bankinter Foundation for Innovation

TED talk

Fellow, TED Senior Fellow
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Board Member
ICT4Peace Foundation

Kenyan companies Ushahidi






Computer Science degree

University of Missouri , Kansas City


information technology



information technology

University of Missouri

Web References (192 Total References)

Safaricom's Bob Collymore & ... [cached]

Safaricom's Bob Collymore & Ushahidi's Juliana Rotich Appointed to Parastatal Boards

Safaricom CEO Bob Collymore, outgoing Ushahidi Director Juliana Rotich and Kenyan Commercial Bank's Joshua Oigara have been appointed to the Kenya Vision...

Advisory Board - Risk Cooperative [cached]

Juliana Rotich

Juliana Rotich
Juliana is a Technologist, strategic advisor, MIT Media Lab Director's Fellow, TED Senior Fellow and currently serves as a member of theWorld Economic Forum Global Agenda Council on Data Driven Development. Juliana is Co-founder of BRCK Inc.More...
Juliana is Co-founder of Ushahidi Inc, a non-profit tech company, born in Africa, which specializes in developing free and open source software for changing how information flows in the world. Ushahidi also acts a catalyst in innovation as part of the Making All Voices Count global challenge for development. She is an internationally sought after keynote speaker as well as strategic advisor to the councils of BASF, Microsoft 4Afrika and Waabeh Ltd. She is also a trustee of The iHub in Kenya and Bankinter Foundation for Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Spain.

Other members of the 4Afrika ... [cached]

Other members of the 4Afrika Advisory Council include Juliana Rotich, executive director for Ushahidi and senior TED fellow from Kenya; Hanan Abdelmeguid, CEO of Orascom Telecom Ventures in Egypt; Bright Simons, social innovator, entrepreneur, writer and researcher in Ghana; Florence Iwegbue, co-founder LiveWello LLC in Nigeria; Marieme Jamme, Senegalese-born and London-based CEO, blogger, technologist and social entrepreneur; Luís Lélis, executive director at Banco Angolano de Investimentos in Angola; Phuti Mahanyele, CEO of Shanduka Group in South Africa; Richard Attias, founder of The New York Forum and Moroccan events producer; Benjamin Mophatlane, CEO of Business Connexion in South Africa; and Monica Musonda, CEO of Java Foods and board member of the Bank of Zambia.

First speakers confirmed - Global Female Leaders Summit [cached]

Juliana Rotich, Tech Entrepreneur, Executive Director, Ushahidi Inc., Kenya

Mobility Shifts :: Juliana Rotich [cached]

Juliana Rotich

Juliana Rotich is Co-Founder and Executive Director of Ushahidi, the crowdsourcing platform that leverages mobile phones and the internet to change the way information flows. Ushahidi is a web based reporting system that utilizes crowdsourced data to formulate visual map information of a crisis on a real-time basis. In the Kenyan scenario it was used to map out incidents of violence. Ushahidi then grew to be an open source platform that has been used in various situations such as the Haiti and Chile earthquakes, the Palestine conflict crisis, heavy snow crisis in Washington.
Juliana has worked in the telecommunications industry for over ten years. She is originally from Kenya, with a Computer Science degree from the University of Missouri, Kansas City. She is a Technologist, budding African Futurist and TED Senior Fellow.
She co- founded Mobisoko, a mobile marketplace for language and location relevant apps in Africa. She also writes the well-respected 'Afromusing' blog, typically with a focus on African tech and renewable energy. She often speaks at international conferences about technology, innovation, media, open source, crisis mapping and Africa; Past conferences she has spoken at include Lift, DEMO, TTI Vanguard, TransMediale, WSIS, DLD Women, Guardian Activate World Economic Forum -Davos, and ARS Electronica.
She was named one of the Top 100 women by the Guardian newspaper and top 2 women in Technology 2011.

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