Taking part of this initiative from Berlin are 2 of the biggest coworking spaces - Betahaus in Kreuzberg, with space for about 200 people on 2000 sqm, and mobilesuite Coworking in Prenzlauer Berg with 100 desks. Startups in Berlin can go to capital city of Kenya and use a desk in Startup Garage, the largest coworking space in East Africa with around 100 workstations.
Use this opportunity to experience a completely different work environment, a new city and country. You’ll be able to grow your network by meeting local coworkers and taking part of the locally organized events. And who knows, maybe even to start a completely new business?
How to take part of this?
Before going, please drop your own coworking space an e-mail. Desk swap starts from February 15, 2012.
Nairobi is the capital and largest city of Kenya, with approx. 4 million inhabitants (2011). Situated in East Africa, Kenya is know for its booming ICT scene, especially for its mobile payments and large pool of mobile users (ca 22 million).
Berlin is the capital and largest city of Germany, with 3.45 million people. The city is considered as an emerging European tech hub (next to London), with a strong focus on creative industries. Berlin is also a center for coworking with its more than 40 collaborative workspaces.