26 Oct 2018

Event description

Seedstars World is coming to Abidjan!

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

Attendee Registration


15:00 - 15:45
Arrival and networking
15:45 - 17:00
1st Pitching Session
17:00 - 17:15
Break and networking
17:15 - 18:30
2nd Pitching Session
18:30 - 19:00
Networking break / Jury deliberation
19:00 - 19:15
Announcement of the winners
19:15 - 20:00
Let's celebrate!

Startup Applications

Deadline for applications - 12 Oct 2018 24:00 UTC


Rites Massamba

Rites Massamba

CEO & Co-Founder


Rites Massamba

Rites Massamba

CEO & Co-Founder
TIA Ivan Paul Emmanuel

TIA Ivan Paul Emmanuel

Associate West Africa
Fanny Dauchez

Fanny Dauchez

Business Development Francophone Africa
Seedstars World