About Alphonse Habyarimana
Alphonse Habyarimana is the manager & developer of Kepler Tech Lab, a science, and technology laboratory based in Kigali, Rwanda aims to improve and provide hands-on learning experiences for high school students and accelerates technical business ideas through workshops, outreaches, and advising. Alphonse is a member of the International Development Innovation Network, and he educates youth to help them acquaint themselves with technical skills and hands-on experiments through STEM courses and independent projects. He holds Associate of Arts in General Studies from prestigious Kepler University Program, a partner of College for America at Southern New Hampshire University, where he is completing Bachelor of Arts in Management. Prior to joining Kepler in the summer of 2014, Alphonse has studied Electronics and Telecommunication for three years at the Integrated Polytechnic Regional Center and earned National Advanced Certificate of Technical Secondary Education, A2. At IPRC, he involved in Electrical/Electronic workshops and Telecommunication Laboratory which both stimulated his interest in engineering education and manufacturing sectors. His topics of interest in education are but not limited to electronics, manufacturing, STEM, design of experiments, and sketching modeling and prototyping.