14 Jun 2016

Event description

Seedstars Soweto is a wrap! If you missed the action, you’ll find the list of winning startups below and some photos on our Facebook page.

Until we come back next year, you might like to join us for one of the regional summits (Africa, Asia, Latam, MENA, CEE) in December or the global Seedstars Summit in Lausanne, Switzerland on the 6th April 2017.

Program

16:00
Arrival / Networking
16:30 - 16: 45
Kick off
16:45 - 18:00
1st Pitching session
18:00 - 18:10
Keynote
18:10 - 18:30
Break / Network
18:30 - 19:45
2nd Pitching session
19:45 - 20:30
Jury Deliberation
20:30 - 20:45
Announcement of the winner
20:45
Networking

Partners

Swiss Embassy
Silicon Cape
VC4Africa
Entrepreneur Traction
Standard Bank
Payfast
the Hookup Dinner
Startup Grind
The Innovation Hub
LifeCo
Lionesses of Africa
Simodisa
Ekasi Lab
Omidyar Network
Innovo Networks
Red Bull Amaphiko
glocell
Intel

Jury

Linda Swart

Linda Swart

Incubation Manager
Standard Bank
Selam Kebede

Selam Kebede

Associate for Africa
Seedstars world
Abe Wakama

Abe Wakama

Founder/MD
IT News Africa
Clive Butkow

Clive Butkow

Chief Executive Officer
Grotech
Lusapho Njenge

Lusapho Njenge

Chief Strategy and Information
Seda
Ogone Ntwae

Ogone Ntwae

Innovation and R&D Specialist
The Innovation Hub

Mentors

Raymond Ledwaba

Raymond Ledwaba

Vice President: Africa Finance
Banking and Finance
Shiluba Mawela

Shiluba Mawela

Managing Director
Tshiamo Impact Partners
Andile Dube

Andile Dube

COO
Begrand Holdings
Rorisang Tshabalala

Rorisang Tshabalala

Director
Chapter One Innovation

Venue

The event will take place at eKasi Labs.

Directions to get there are Soweto Empowerment Zone, Chris Hani Road (Former Old Potch Road), Zone 6, Diepkloof, Soweto, Johannesburg