29 Jun 2017

Event description

The South Africa Final is happening in Johannesburg!

The winners of the Satellite events in Cape Town and Johannesburg will be invited to pitch at the grand finale!
The winning startup will join the global Seedstars Family and take part in the regional and global Seedstars Summits that include our tried and tested bootcamp and investor forum. It's a catalytic platform for high growth emerging market startups. 

In addition to seeing the top startups pitch, you can look forward to an event filled with disruptive tech, inspirational discussions, networking sessions and one flight ticket for the winner to come to Switzerland to compete for over $1mn in investment.

Program

16:00
Arrival / Networking
16:30 - 16:45
Kick off
16:45 - 17:30
1st Pitching session
17:30 - 17:40
Break / Networking
17:40 - 18:25
2nd Pitching session
18:25 - 18:50
Jury Deliberation
18:50 - 19:00
Announcement of the winner

Startup Apply

Deadline for applications - 15 Jun 2017 24:00 UTC

Partners

Standard Bank
Entrepreneur Traction
Enel Green Power
Merck
VC4Africa
Payfast

Speakers

Katarina Szulenyiova

Katarina Szulenyiova

COO
Seedstars World
Alisee de Tonnac

Alisee de Tonnac

CEO
Seedstars World

Jury

Audrey Mothupi

Audrey Mothupi

CEO
Systemic Logic
Anis Kallel

Anis Kallel

Associate for Africa
Seedstars World
Jayshree Naidoo

Jayshree Naidoo

Head of Incubator
Standard Bank
Claudia Makadristo

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa
Seedstars World

Mentors

Igor Ovcharenko

Igor Ovcharenko

Regional Manager for CEE/MENA
Seedstars
Roslyn Lavery

Roslyn Lavery

Business Development Manager
Payfast
Anis Kallel

Anis Kallel

Associate for Africa
Seedstars World
Dean Cannell

Dean Cannell

Partner
Entrepreneur Traction
Grant Turnbull

Grant Turnbull

Regional Portfolio Expansion Manager
Merck

Venue

The event will take place at SB Auditorium.