The president, His Excellency Hon. Uhuru Kenyatta, was impressed by the students projects and DeKUT's effort towards promoting Research, Innovation and Technology Transfer when he graced the Central Kenya ASK Show. Of key interest to him was the Usalama Watch App; i-monitor whose team he invited to state house for a presentation and Masomo Bora App which he referred to the Ministry of Education. He appreciated the good work being done by leather technology department and said he would send representatives from state house to visit and pursue the agenda. He also urged the Nyeri County Governor to work with the Institute of Food Bioresources Technology department especially on the Coffee Technology agenda for faster growth and development.