25 Aug 2017

Event description

Seedstars World is coming to Lagos!

The 10 best startups from Lagos will be invited to pitch in front of an investment panel and compete to be crowned the most promising seed-stage startup of Seedstars Lagos 2017. 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.

Register to attend or apply to pitch below.
You can also submit your application through our partner's platform at VC4A.com.

Stay tuned for more info!

Attendee Registration

This event is invitation only. Please insert your Promo Code below to be able to book your ticket.
If you do not have a code please apply to request one here.


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Program

14:00 - 15:30
Seedstars workshops
16:00
Arrival / Networking
16:30 - 16:45
Kick off
16:45 - 18:00
1st Pitching session
18:00- 18:30
Break
18:30- 19:30
2nd Pitching session
19:30 - 20:15
Jury Deliberation / Networking
20:15
Announcement of the winners

Partners

Enel Green Power
Merck
VC4Africa
Orange
Seedspace
Upperlink
Coollink

Speakers

Femi Kuti

Femi Kuti

CEO
Kangpe
Alessia Balducci

Alessia Balducci

Community Manager Nigeria
Seedspace
Ben Benaim

Ben Benaim

Founding Partner
Seedstars
Nadim Chidiac

Nadim Chidiac

Chief Operation Officer
Coollink

Jury

Lexi Novitske

Lexi Novitske

Principal Investment Officer
Singularity Investments
Tunde Akinnuwa

Tunde Akinnuwa

Country Manager
Seedstars
Ashley Lewis

Ashley Lewis

Impact Investing Professional
Seedspace
Olawale Anifowose

Olawale Anifowose

General Manager
Enterprise Development Centre (EDC)

Mentors

Paul Mosimabale

Paul Mosimabale

Executive Director
Upperlink
Tunde Akinnuwa

Tunde Akinnuwa

Country Manager
Seedstars
Ben Benaim

Ben Benaim

Founding Partner
Seedstars
Moses Ida-Michaels

Moses Ida-Michaels

Chief Commercial Officer
Coollink
Wale Ajiboye

Wale Ajiboye

Mentor
Elab

Venue

The event will take place at Seedspace Lagos.

23 Agodogba Ave.

+234 806 435 4498