29 Jun 2017

Event description

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

If you don't want to wait until the next year to catch us again, please join us at one of the Regional Summits in December in Latam, Africa, Asia, MENA and CEE(we will be announcing the dates soon!) or the global Seedstars Summit in Lausanne, Switzerland next spring!

Program

13:00 - 14:20
Invite Only: Workshops (AgTech, Fintech, Digital Health)
14:20 - 14:40
Break
14:40 - 16:00
Invite Only: Workshops (EdTech, Future of Energy, Gig economy)
16:00
Arrival / Networking
16:30 - 16:45
Kick off
16:45 - 17:30
1st Pitching session
17:30 - 18:45
Break / Networking
18:45 - 19:45
2nd Pitching session
19:45 - 20:30
Jury Deliberation / Networking Break
20:30
Announcement of the winner

Partners

Standard Bank
Enel Green Power
Entrepreneur Traction
Merck
Payfast
VC4Africa
Cege Consulting
Microsoft 4Afrika

Speakers

Marcello Schermer

Marcello Schermer

Expansion
Yoco
Nathan Heller

Nathan Heller

Cofounder
Spin Street House
Romulo Navarrete

Romulo Navarrete

COO @ Seedspace
Seedstars
Karina Faßbender

Karina Faßbender

Head of Accelerator Africa
Merck
Claudia Makadristo

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa
Seedstars World
Dr Norman Hoeltz

Dr Norman Hoeltz

CEO & Founder
Aparate
Noxolo Nkomonde

Noxolo Nkomonde

Project Developer
Enel Green Power

Jury

Ivan Epstein

Ivan Epstein

Chairman of Cash Connect and Tricolour
Tricolour Investments
Lebo Gunguluza

Lebo Gunguluza

Group Chairman
Gem Group
Quinton Dicks

Quinton Dicks

CEO
SASME FUND LIMITED
Polo Radebe

Polo Radebe

CEO
IDF
Audrey Mothupi

Audrey Mothupi

CEO
SystemicLogic
Jayshree Naidoo

Jayshree Naidoo

Head of Incubator
Standard Bank

Mentors

Ogone Ntwae

Ogone Ntwae

Innovation and R&D Specialist
The Innovation Hub
Louise Mitchell

Louise Mitchell

Professional Communication
Take My Word pitch
Maximillian Kaizen

Maximillian Kaizen

Hunter of Genius
Max Kaizen
Grant Turnbull

Grant Turnbull

Regional Portfolio Expansion Manager
Merck
Roslyn Lavery

Roslyn Lavery

Business Development Manager
Payfast
Sean Clancy

Sean Clancy

Principal Consultant
SalesRockIT
Rorisang Tshabalala

Rorisang Tshabalala

Chief Executive
Chapter One Innovation
Craig McLeod

Craig McLeod

CEO
getbuild
Madelein Grobbelaar

Madelein Grobbelaar

Microsoft Bizpark Manager
Microsoft
Raymond Ledwaba

Raymond Ledwaba

Vice President: Africa Finance
Banking and Finance
Guillaume De Smedt

Guillaume De Smedt

Global Community Director
Startup Grind

Venue

The event will take place at SB Auditorium.