Kenya 7s is pooled in group A of the 2017/2018 HSBC World Sevens Series opener, Dubai 7s on Friday December 1.
Kenya will play series defending champions South Africa, Singapore 7s champions Canada and Uganda.
Uganda come as an invitational side by virtue of winning Africa 7s and are set to head to Cape Town 7s from Dubai.
England are seeded second to play Scotland yet again with France and Spain being the other teams. Spain is now a core team.
Olympic gold winners Fiji headline pool C to play Oktoberfest champions Australia, Wales and Russia. Pool D, the group of death, has New Zealand, Mike Friday's USA, Argentina and Samoa