Africa

13 December 2018

“We are the unexpected seeds, hustling for high impact.”

Alisée de Tonnac

20+

speakers

10+

startups

20+

mentors

The best startups from Africa

Seedstars World came to Africa qualifying the best startups for the local playoff.

It was a great event and the the top startups pitched disruptive tech, inspirational discussions and networking sessions.

The winners

1st
Droople logo

Droople

Droople is the smart grid for water. It provides utilities, businesses, communities and governing bodies with our full-stack solution to in…

1st
Noisypeak Sarl logo

Noisypeak Sarl

"Noisypeak is IT and software development startup focused on Internet video. The company is operating on B2B segment of the market. The com…

1st
Matchmore SA logo

Matchmore SA

Matchmore is a privately-owned IT company based in Lausanne, Switzerland. Our B2B platform as a service provides all the essential tools fo…

Startups Competing

Agro Supply Uganda Limited. logo

Agro Supply Uganda Limited.

BeneFactors Ltd logo

BeneFactors Ltd

MyFoodness logo

MyFoodness

DropQue logo

DropQue

schoolap logo

schoolap

Rera online farm logo

Rera online farm

Kubinga logo

Kubinga

MONEY FARM GAMBIA logo

MONEY FARM GAMBIA

Mentors

Salum Awadh

Founder @ Tanzania Angel Investors Network

Lillian Mbayiwa

Africa Marketing Strategy and Planning @ Old Mutual

Juliana Kayombo

Project Manager @ Smartlab

Emanuel Feruzi

Production Manager - Engagement @ K15 PHOTOS part of HUB26 CO

Linus Wamanya

Co-Founder @ ICT Innovators

Anna-Maria Mbwette

Account Manager @ Pontem Ventures

Tanya Mulamula

Managing Director @ STUDIORED Communications

Mutsa Samuel

Founder @ UbuntuLab

Program

Bootcamp Day 1 (closed event for selected startups)
December 11, 2018

8:00 - 9:00

Registration and breakfast

9:00 - 12:15

Startup Bootcamp morning sessions

12:15 - 13:15

Lunch and networking

13:15 - 17:00

Startup Bootcamp afternoon sessions

18:30 - 21:00

Entrepreneurs' dinner

Bootcamp Day 2 and Investors Forum (closed event for selected startups and stakeholders)
December 12, 2018

7:00 - 8:00

Registration and breakfast

8:00 - 08:30

Welcome to the day

08:30 - 12:30

Seedstars Bootcamp Sessions

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch

13:30 - 17:00

1:1 investment meetings / mentoring

17:00 - 17:50

Pitch deck fine-tuning

17:50 - 18:30

Transfer

18:30 - 21:00

Executive dinner at the Swiss Ambassador's Residence

9:00 - 10:20

Registration and breakfast

10:20 - 12:30

Investors-only workshops

12:30 - 13:30

Lunch and networking

13:30 - 17:00

1:1 Investors meeting with start-ups

17:00 - 17:50

Additional meetings (if requested)

17:50 - 18:30

Transfer

18:30 - 21:00

Executive dinner at the Swiss Ambassador's Residence

Seedstars Africa Summit
December 13, 2018

7:30 - 8:15

Registration and light breakfast

8:15 - 12:45

Invite-only thematic workshops with industry experts

12:45 - 14:00

Lunch and networking

14:00 - 14:30

Seedstars Africa: Welcome notes

Kisenga Conference Center

14:30 - 15:25

Session #1: Take-off

Kisenga Conference Center

Marcello Schermer - Taking the plunge Seedstars Winners Start-up pitches x5

15:25 - 16:15

Session #2: Builders

Kisenga Conference Center

Ecosystem builders throughout Africa Seedstars Winners Start-up pitches x5

16:15 - 16:25

Special Prize Announcement

16:25 - 17:05

Break

17:05 - 17:40

Session #3: The Movement

Eldrid Jordaan - Building civic engagement across Africa Seedstars Winners Start-up pitches x5

17:40 - 18:25

Session #4: Year of She

Lilian Makoi - What it takes to scale Seedstars Winners Start-up pitches x4 Closing remark : Doreen Kessy - Authenticity : a rare currency

Extra activity : Ecosystem Tour
December 14, 2018

10:00 - 15:30

'Silicon Dar' Ecosystem Tour

Venue

Kisenga LAFP Conference Center