26 May 2017

Event description

Seedstars Johannesburg 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 Seedstars Summit in Lausanne, Switzerland next spring!

Program

16:00
Arrival / Networking
16:30 - 16:45
SSW Introduction speech
16:45 - 16:50
Standard Bank opening speech
16:50 - 17:50
1st pitching session | Lenoma Legal | Beaconworx | Powershare | Muzi Tech
17:50 - 18:30
Break
18:30 - 19:15
2nd Pitching session | Invoiceworx | Arcus Capital | Easy equities
19:15 - 19:25
Keynote speech IDWORK (SSW16 local winner SA)
19:25 - 20:00
3rd pitching session | CommuScore | WiPo Wireless Power | Empty Trips Pty Ltd
20:00 - 20:45
Networking/ Jury deliberation
20:45 - 21:00
Annoucement of the winner

Partners

Standard Bank
Entrepreneur Traction
Enel Green Power
Merck
Payfast
VC4Africa
Intel
Swiss Embassy in South Africa
Startup Grind
Principal Matt&Co Advisory
Principal Partners
Simodisa

Speakers

Arjun Khoosal

Arjun Khoosal

Founder
IDWork

Jury

Floris Buys

Floris Buys

Head of Digital Business Unit
Telkom Future Makers Innotech
Mohammed Fareed

Mohammed Fareed

Business Development Manager
Intel Corporation
Tsholo Mogotsi

Tsholo Mogotsi

Economic Development Facilitation
City of Johannesburg
Claudia Makadristo

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa
Seedstars World
Thabo Ncalo

Thabo Ncalo

Managing Partner
Savvy Venture Partners
John Campbell

John Campbell

Head of EDGE
Standard Bank

Mentors

Ogone Ntwae

Ogone Ntwae

Innovation and R&D Specialist
The Innovation Hub
Craig McLeod

Craig McLeod

CEO
getbuild
Grant Turnbull

Grant Turnbull

Regional Portfolio Expansion Manager
Merck
Raymond Ledwaba

Raymond Ledwaba

Vice President: Africa Finance
Banking and Finance
Roslyn Lavery

Roslyn Lavery

Business Development Manager
Payfast
Rorisang Tshabalala

Rorisang Tshabalala

Chief Executive
Chapter One Innovation

Venue

The event will take place at Standard Bank Incubator (JHB).

5 Cradock Ave, Rosebank, Johannesburg, 2196, South Africa