Experiential Learning: “The strategic, active engagement of students in opportunities to learn through doing, and reflection on those activities, which empowers them to apply their theoretical knowledge to practical endeavours in a multitude of settings inside and outside of the classroom” (Simon Fraser University, 2019).

What to expect at the 5thLeap Conference?

  1. An interactive and impactful one-day programme of practical support for identifying and developing business ideas.
  2. Designed to inspire and challenge university students from Uganda’s top Universities universities to literally take the “Leap” into the world of enterprise and entrepreneurship.
  3. Unique opportunity to network with a diverse range of individuals and key players in Uganda’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.
  4. Features practical games and business simulations, seasoned entrepreneurs, inspiring mentors and speakers – prepare to be inspired.

DATE: Friday, 30th August 2019.

VENUE: Makerere University, Kampala.

THEME: Entrepreneurial Bridging: The Youth In The 4th Industrial Revolution.

COST: Free, if you register.

BUSINESS INCUBATION: Can I join even though I am not a student?

Absolutely. While the majority will be students and recent graduates, our Business Incubation Partners, namely The Innovation Village, Makerere University Innovation and Incubation Centre (MIIC) and Makerere University Innovation and Entrepreneurship Centre, are also keen to attract non-student youth, particularly investment ready start-ups with working prototypes or products and services ready to hit the market.


Faith Namalwa: +256754095109 |

Dennis Aguma: UG +256776696500 / WhatsApp +447951212772 |