Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Konza Technology City in Kenya

Konza Technology City

Konza Techno City will be a sustainable, world-class technology hub and a major economic driver for the nation of Kenya with a vibrant mix of businesses, workers, residents, and urban amenities.   It is dubbed "where African silicon savannah begins".  The city will be located in the city of Konza in Kenya. It will be built in 5000 acres of land 64km south of Nairobi, Kenya.  The project is estimated to cost approximately $14.5 Billion Dollars US.  The official launch and groundbreaking ceremony of the project took place on the 23rd January 2013, headed by Kenyan president, Mwai Kibaki.  The Konza Technopolis will be a world class city powered by a thriving IT sector and generating 100,000 jobs by 2030.

Entry plaza:
University campus:
Business district:
Technology and life science district:
Konza Techno City pavilion:

 Masterplan structure:

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