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Kenneth Muhangi
Consultant at The World Bank

Profile

Kenneth specializes in intellectual property, technology, media, telecommunications and dispute resolution and represents Uganda at the 4IR Portfolio Communities of the Centre for Fourth Industrial Revolution of the World Economic Forum. The 4IR Portfolio Communities include AI, Blockchain, IoT, Digital Trade, Data Policy and Drones.

Kenneth represents and advises Uganda on policy related issues arising from new/emerging technologies and advised the Government of Uganda on the integration of ICT into the adjudication processes for Courts of Judicature and advises the Ministry of ICT on innovation and ICT policy development.

Kenneth holds an MSc, LLM (International Commercial Law) from The University of South Wales, Bachelor’s Degree in Law LLB (Hons) from Uganda Christian University and a Diploma in Legal Practice from the Law Development Centre. He is licensed to practice law in Uganda & the greater commonwealth.

He has conducted specialized training in areas of ICT such as, blockchain technology, digital banking & data protection, for government entities and some of the largest multi-national entities in the region including The Ministry of ICT, Stanbic Bank, Housing Finance bank, Jumia, and the Civil Aviation Authority.

Kenneth is also a visiting lecturer of intellectual property & Cyber Law at Uganda Christian University and has also conducted lectures on Cyber Law at Makerere University, Law School. He heads the ICT Cluster of the Uganda Law Society.

Kenneth is a member of The Africa List, an exclusive community of next-generation CEOs building Africa’s top 100 companies.

In 2018, Kenneth featured in Uganda’s top 40 under 40 and has been recognized as a leading Intellectual Property lawyer by the World Trademark Review Guide.

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel: Industry 4.0: East Africa’s Place in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

    12:00