November 2017: Uliza gets its first external seed investment
September 2017: We transcribed 21 audio hours of Kiswahili in a week!
September 2017: Welcome Ashir! Our first Machine Leaning Developer.
June 2017: Uliza launches an IVR platform for Refunite in Kenya and the DRC
June 2017: Uliza launches an IVR platform for Sauti Africa in Kenya
May 2017: Uliza is working with The Busara Center for Behavorial Economics in Ghana
19-21 April 2017: Uliza NYC investors roadshow
31 December 2016: Finalists in the InnovateAFRICA $100K competition
4 October 2016: Uliza is a registered LLC in Delaware
16 September 2016: The pilot was a success! We served 600 users and over 1,400 questions from all over Kenya.
6 July 2016: Uliza builds and pilots a prototype in western Kenya, in Kiswahili!
4 May 2016: Uliza is selected to the semi-finals of Mass Challenge, Boston
7 April 2016: Uliza wins runner-up prize at the Tufts $100K Competition
12 March 2016: Uliza is selected for the Boston finals of The Hult Prize
27 February 2016: Uliza is showcased at the HBS Africa Business Conference
28 October 2015: Uliza is a finalist at the MIT $100K Pitch Competition