Feb 5 2024 Β· 08:30 EAT

Frappe Local - Kenya 2024

Frappe Local is a series of networking events all around the globe to meet and connect with the local ERPNext Community organised by our territory official partners. We are excited to announce our next chapter of Frappe Local in Kenya.

This February 2024, Frappe & Navari Limited, our Official Bronze Partner will collaborate and introduce you to our domain of products on Frappe Framework, roadmap for ERPNext and the country specific enhancements provided on ERPNext. You shall not only hear from us & our partners but will be hearing from our Customers about their experience of using Frappe Framework products & ERPNext.

πŸ“ Venue: Kenya School of Government

πŸ—“οΈ Date: February 5, 2024

⏰ Time: 8:30AM EAT- 6:00PM EAT

Why should you join?

  • To network with the ERPNext community in Africa 🌍
  • To connect with the local Frappe partner πŸ’¬
  • To meet the creators and maintainers of Frappe Framework & ERPNext 🀝
  • To learn more about ERPNext, it’s hosting and security from the ERPNext experts πŸš€

Hosted by Navari Limited

Navari Limited provides ERP implementation and customization services, business process analysis and mapping, systems integration, technical delivery experience and innovation to deliver value and innovation on ERPNext. Their team can help you deploy end-to-end ERPNext solution, whether hosted in the cloud or in a traditional data center environment.


  • Rushabh Mehta, Founder of Frappe: He is a firm believer of building open source products creating an inclusive community around it. He wishes to revolutionise business software by building high quality, free & open source tools like ERPNext. Currently, he has a better track record of building products than business but he is trying to get better at building teams by expanding the Frappe ecosystem.

  • Muchai Gateru, Director at Navari: Muchai is the director Navari Ltd and has several year's experience in the ERP industry.

  • Mohammed Hussain Nagaria, Product Evangelist at Frappe: He started working on ERPNext, moved to Frappe Cloud and worked on Frappe Changemakers for quite some time. Now he is a full fledged product Evangelist and is inclined towards Frontend/ UI/ UX and is the host & founder of the popular series of #BuildwithHussain. His mission is to teach and help people build world class webapps.

  • Ankita Roychoudhury, Partner Manager for the Africa: Ankita is dedicated to assist partners in expanding their businesses using the products provided by Frappe. A lawyer by profession but trying to get better in driving growth in Africa and her prime goal is to foster mutual growth and success for our partners and Frappe.


It is a 100% free event.


You can join us at Kenya School of Government in Nairobi by following the Google Maps Link.


Here is the tentative schedule

Time Session
08:30 AM - 9:00 AM Registration
9:00 AM - 9:30 AM Welcome Speech & Introduction
Lucky Tsuma & Prisca Kibagendi
9:30 AM - 9:45 AM Frappe, Frappeverse & Open-source philosophy
Rushabh Mehta, Founder at Frappe
9:45 AM - 10:00 AM The journey so far, and a few lessons
Muchai Gateru, Director at Navari Limited
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM Tea break
10:45 AM - 11:00 AM Frappe Ecosystem in Africa
Ankita Roychoudhury, Partner Manager:Africa at Frappe
11:00 AM - 11:15 AM Developing for Frappe
Hussain Nagaria, Product Evangelist at Frappe
11:15 AM - 11:30 AM Country Specific Enhancements: Mpesa Integration
Lucky Tsuma, Engineering Lead, Navari Limited
11:30 AM - 11:45 AM How and why Victory Farms chose ERPNext and some of the learnings thus far with the rollout
Lucia Ehimika, Technology Director, Victory Farms
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM Frappe Ecosystem impact on health in Kenya
Dr Thomas Mwogi, Director Technology & Value Innovation at Tiberbu Limited
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch Break
2:00 PM -2:15 PM How Amotech Africa heard of, and ended up settling on ERPNext in liue of SAP. And their experience with ERPNext so far, by Festus Kangu, IT Manager, Amotech Africa
Festus Kangu, IT Manager, Amotech Africa
2:15 PM - 2:30 PM Navigating healthcare landscape in Kenya with ERPNext/Frappe by Mohamud A, Managing Director and CTO Elgon View Premier Hospital Bungoma
2:30 PM - 2:45 PM Why ERPNext: ERP Champions journey to ERPNext by Yusuf Mulinya, Lead Trainer, ERP Champions
2:45 PM - 3:00 PM eTIMS ERPNext Module by Daniel Kariuki (Software Developer, Upande Limited)
3:00- 3:15 PM An overview of ten years of bespoke ERPNext services in Kenya from Upande's perspective by Mark de Blois, CEO, Upande Ltd
3:15 PM- 3:30 PM Transforming Distribution with Frappe’s ERPNext : From Chaos To Clarity by Anthony Githinji, General & Operations Manager, Ciira Agrovet Supplies Limited
3:30 PM- 3:45 PM Striking the balance between ERPNext and Doxa (an in-house built ERP system) by Davis Mugira, CEO, Spiderbit
3:45 PM- 4:45 PM Open Discussion
4:45 PM - 5:00 PM Tea Break
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM General Networking & Discussion
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM Closing Note
Muchai Gateru, Director of Navari Limited