Freetown

30 August 2019

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

Alisée de Tonnac

3

speakers

10

startups

5

mentors

Seedstars Freetown is a wrap!

Seedstars Freetown is a wrap!

If you missed the action, you’ll find the list of winning startups below and the event photos on our Facebook page.

If you don't want to wait until the next year to catch us again, please join us at one of the Regional Summits in December in Latam, Africa, Asia, MENA and CEE (we will be announcing the dates soon!) or the global in Lausanne, Switzerland next spring!

The winners

1st
Track Your Build logo

Track Your Build

Track Your Build solves the problem of a lack of transparency in construction, we go on-site to verify work and upload updates and reports …

2nd
taptap SL logo

taptap SL

taptap is a ride hailing mobile app that allows passengers to order a ride with just a tap . It's fast, reliable, comfortable & safe means …

3rd
Uniworks SL LTD logo

Uniworks SL LTD

We are an edtech startup developing university management solution for higher learning institution within sierra leone.

Startups Competing

Agro Fish Farm logo

Agro Fish Farm

Shop SL logo

Shop SL

Salonebuy logo

Salonebuy

Jalimi Farms logo

Jalimi Farms

FEPO Website Hosting Company Limited logo

FEPO Website Hosting Company Limited

Project 2000 Agtech logo

Project 2000 Agtech

Light Salone Innovation logo

Light Salone Innovation

Partners

Regional partner

Media partner

Venue partner

Local organizer

Local organizer

Local partner

Local partner

Speaker

Hamid Gbawuru Marah

SME TA Facility Manager, SL Accelerator (Sierra Leone Agro processing Competitiveness Project) @ -

Mohamed S.I Hemoh

Programme Manager, Sensi Tech Innovation Hub @ -

Chukwu-Emeka Chikezie

CEO, Up!-Africa Ltd / Incoming Team Leader, Invest Salone @ -

Mentors

Alfred Akibo-Betts

Director, Freetown Business School @ -

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa @ Seedstars World

Dr. Yakama Manty Jones

CEO at PI Group @ -

Mahmoud Javombo

Ecosystems Manager, Directorate of Science Technology and Innovation @ -

Mohamed Medron Kamara

Innovation axis/Investme Sl @ -

Jury

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa @ Seedstars World

Dr. Alfred Mbeteh PhD

Founder and CEO De VICTORS @ -

Mary Ann Kai Kai

Creative Director and CEO, Madam Wokie @ -

Esther Michael Emeh

Brand Manager , UBA SL LTD @ -

Hamid Gbawuru Marah

SME TA Facility Manager, SL Accelerator (Sierra Leone Agro processing Competitiveness Project) @ -

Kumba Liliana Musa

Data Scientist, Directorate of Science, Technology and Innovation @ -

Program

Seedstars Freetown
August 30, 2019

16:00 - 16: 30

Arrival General Attendees

16:30 - 17:00

Welcome Speech

(Seedstars represented by Claudia Makadristo + Sensi Tech Hub represented by Mohammed S.I. Hemoh)

17:00 - 17:15

Existing Local opportunities and how to look for them by Hamid Marah, World Bank (SL Agcellerator)

17:15 - 18:35

Startup Pitches

18:35 - 18:50

Local and diaspora partnership to accelerate entrepreneurship development by Chukwu-Emeka Chikezie of Up!-Africa Ltd

18:50 - 19:20

Break

19:20 - 20:00

Winner Announcement

Venue

Sensi Tech Hub: 67 Sir Samuel Lewis Road Aberdeen,Freetown, Sierra Leone