DAR ES SALAAM

23 Aug 2019

Event description


Seedstars World is coming to Dar Es Salaam!




The 20 best startups from Dar Es Salaam will be invited for a training delivered by our own Seedstars team as well as local & regional mentors!


After working closely with the entrepreneurs, we will invite the top 8 to take part in jury interviews with top investors and compete to be crowned the most promising seed-stage startup of Seedstars Dar Es Salaam 2019. All the startups who will be selected to the local jury panel will also be rewarded with one free month of our brand new Investment Readiness Program.


The winning startup of Dar Es Salaam will join the Regional Summit, where it will have the opportunity to be selected to join the 3 months Growth Program Online and the Global Seedstars Summit - with the chance to win up to USD500.000 in equity investment. Seedstars is a catalytic platform for high growth emerging market startups.




Criteria:


1) Have a Minimum Viable Product (MVP)


2) Have a maximum of USD 500,000 of funding to date




You can look forward to an event filled with disruptive tech, inspirational discussions, networking sessions and world class mentoring on critical issues often encountered in the ecosystem!




Apply Now! And get the opportunity to represent your country and win a free trial to our investment readiness program!

Attendee Registration

Program

16:00 - 16:30

Attendees Arrival

16:30 - 17:00

Welcome address: Seedstars + Partners

17:00 - 18:00

Startup Pitches Session 1

18:00 - 18:30

Networking Break

18:30 - 19:15

Startup Pitches Session 2

19:15 - 19:45

Fireside Chat + Jury deliberation

19:45 - 20:00

Winner Announcement

20:00 - 20:30

Networking

Partners

Seedspace Dar es Salaam
Tanzania Angel Investors Network
Disrupt Africa
HDIF
Feed the Future Tanzania Advancing Youth
Swiss Embassy Tanzania
DOEN

Jury

Joseph Manirakiza

Joseph Manirakiza

Country Director
HDIF
Innocent Mallya

Innocent Mallya

General Manager
Seedstars
Eliguard Dawson

Eliguard Dawson

Program Director
D-Tree International

Mentors

Emmanuel Senzighe

Emmanuel Senzighe

Sahara Accelerator Lead
Sahara Ventures
Ngasuma Kanyeka

Ngasuma Kanyeka

Deputy Chief of Party
Feed the Future Tanzania Advancing Youth
Maryam Mgonja

Maryam Mgonja

Regional Partnerships Manager, Africa
Seedstars
Gidibo Tindwa

Gidibo Tindwa

Program Officer
Segal Family Foundation
Imani Alfayo

Imani Alfayo

Founder
GetPesa
Eliguard Dawson

Eliguard Dawson

Program Director
D-Tree International
Emanuel Feruzi

Emanuel Feruzi

Hub26
Mohamed Shelimmoh

Mohamed Shelimmoh

Community Manager
Seedspace Dar es Salaam

Venue

The event will take place at Seedspace Dar es salaam .

7th Floor Tanzanite Park 38 New Bagamoyo Road Dar Es Salaam, 34738, Tanzania

+255713445289