OpenDataKit 2018

The event is scheduled to hold on the 9th - 13th of April 2018 at the Foscore Development Center (FDC-K) Training Center, Nairobi Kenya.

The exercise of data collection remains indispensable in capturing quality evidence that then translates to rich data analysis and allows the building of a convincing and credible answer to questions that have been posted.

With different organizations, professional, Programmes and projects collecting data regularly to evaluate and monitor progress and performance, best practices of data collection are more needed than ever to ensure that data gathered are both defined and accurate and that subsequent decisions based on arguments embodied in the findings are valid.

Mobile Phone-Based Data Collection using ODK has been acknowledged worldwide by researchers, non-governmental organizations, relief agencies and health ministries among other organization as very useful and convenient data collection method substituting paper-based data collection method.

This training will give the participant the ability to put in place all the pieces required for a mobile data collection system.


This is a general training targeting participants undertaking projects, surveys, programs or other related activities which involve the gathering of data.

No prior Knowledge of mobile data collection is required.

DURATION 5 days.


  • The training is aimed at introducing and equipping participants with skills in; Designing & building a form using ODK Build
  • Uploading the form to aggregate & send to Android phone; Setting up an aggregate server
  • Mobile data collection using ODKSubmitting completed data to aggregate server Exporting data from ODK aggregate as CSV
  • Importing ODK - CSV file into statistical applications
  • Exporting GPS data for Mapping/Visualizing (fusion map)

Register as a group of more than two and enjoy discount of (10% to 50%) plus free five hour adventure drive to the National game park, in Nairobi. Payment should be done two week before commence of the training, to FOSCORE DEVELOPMENT CENTER account, so as to enable us prepare better for you. 

Course Fee: USD: 1000 | EURO: 900 | POUND: 800

When & Location

Nairobi Kenya
09/04/2018 08:30 AM to 13/04/2018 04:30 AM

Event Organiser:
Transnational Plaza, Mama Ngina Street 5th Floor, Foscore Development Training Center
+254 712260031

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