About Ocean Innovation Center

centre de formation du digital a kribi

OCEAN INNOVATION CENTER (OIC) in partnership with MICROSOFT since February 2018, is the very first technopole for the promotion of the digital economy and technological innovation in Central Africa.
Inaugurated on July 11, 2017 by the former Minister of MINEPAT, H.E. Louis Paul MOTAZE, accompanied by four
other ministers including the current MINPOSTEL, H.E Libon Li LIKENG. OIC, was set up by Mr. Jacques BONJAWO, entrepreneur in the digital sector, co-founder of the African Virtual University and former senior executive at Microsoft executive at the Microsoft headquarters (USA).

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Our Services

OCEAN INNOVATION CENTER  as an incubation and acceleration center for start-ups in Central Africa, aims to support young people in their innovation and technological transformation projects. This has resulted in several activities such as: incubation of start-ups, professional and skills training, expertise and advice, rental of co-working space and private spaces

 Incubation & Acceleration des start-ups

OCEAN INNOVATION CENTER, as an incubation and acceleration center for start-ups in Central Africa, has set itself the goal of supporting young people in their innovation and technological transformation projects. Incubation being at the center of our missions, we have so far been able to incubate nearly 17 start-ups, several of which are still on their way.

Training in Emerging Technologies

We have three training programs, namely:( Professional training approved by MINEFOP, Qualifying Vocational Training called “Kribi Ville Intelligente “,  Training workshop for children in graphic design and web programming (Digital Saturday and Special Holiday)

 Location d’espace
de co-working

we put at your disposal several air-conditioned offices (common or private) with top-of-the-range workstations meeting the criteria of conviviality and professionalism. We have well-equipped infrastructures in three cities in Cameroon (Douala, Kribi, Bafoussam)

Expertise & Conseil

Provide sound advice to public authorities and economic operators on issues of technological innovation in order to contribute to making Cameroon a digital nation.

Who are the potential targets?

Ocean Innovation Center (OIC) serves as an ideal platform in the field of the digital economy for research, innovation, service development, distribution and training. Through this platform, ICT professionals or enthusiasts, researchers, students, developers and suppliers of related products and services will have at their disposal all the means, tools and infrastructures of advanced technologies for their flourishing.

We have the right solutions

Services done right will have a positive impact on your business. Help us understand you and your business needs so that we can serve you better.


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    Kribi - Behind KRIBI new town hall
    Douala - Bonamoussadi, commissariat Valley, To the Left of the Kingdom Hall Jehovah Witnesses
    Bafoussam - sub-prefecture of baleng


    Kribi Office - (+237) 657 406 753 / (237) 653 960 230
    Douala Office - (+237) 678 382 283 / (237) 658 714 727
    Bafoussam Office (+237) 658 62 77 57/ (+237) 651 57 12 08

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