Johannesburg

02 November 2018

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

Alisée de Tonnac

10

startups

8

mentors

Event description

Seedstars World is coming back to Johannesburg for the 4th time!

The 10 best startups from Johannesburg will be invited to pitch in front of a jury panel and compete to participate at Seedstars World South Africa finals on 2nd November 2018. 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

The winners

1S
Franc Group logo

Franc Group

Franc is a platform that makes investing simple and social. We help people thrive financially by helping them invest more, pay lower insura…

2S
Uthini logo

Uthini

Uthini is a language learning platform that connects busy professionals who need to learn a language to people who can speak it using a str…

3S
MaxiCash logo

MaxiCash

We enhance peoples lives in Africa, by building affordable and efficient technologies; such as the MaxiCash platform, a financial support e…

Startups Competing

Snapslip logo

Snapslip

Busymed logo

Busymed

Prospa logo

Prospa

Frugily logo

Frugily

Franc Group logo

Franc Group

Necta  logo

Necta

Uthini logo

Uthini

Kenai logo

Kenai

Sendeddy Technologies (Pty) Ltd logo

Sendeddy Technologies (Pty) Ltd

MaxiCash logo

MaxiCash

Mentors

Lorraine Davis

Community Manager - Seedspace Cape Town @ Test

Hilton Theunissen

MD | VP International Partnerships @ GrowthWheel International Inc.

Mixo Ngoveni

CEO & Founder @ Geekulcha

Tumi Orenisi

Lead Consultant @ SystemicLogic

Mckevin Ayaba

CEO @ Southern Africa Startup Awards

Katlego Tshetlo

General Manager: Seedspace South Africa @ Seedstars

Marc Ashton

CEO: Dynamic Body Technology @

Pascal Fröhlicher

Executive Director @ U-Care Medical Centre

Jury

Polo Leteka

Executive Director @ IDF Capital

Vuyisa Qabaka

Partner @ HYBR

Jason Levin

Director @ Elevation

Katlego Tshetlo

General Manager: Seedspace South Africa @ Seedstars

Program

Seedstars Johannesburg
November 2, 2018

16:00 - 16:30

Arrival and networking

16:30 - 16:45

Kick-off

16:45 - 17:45

1st Pitching Session

17:45 - 18:15

Break and networking

18:15 - 19:15

2nd Pitching Session

19:15 - 19:45

Networking break / Jury deliberation

19:45 - 20:00

Announcement of the winners

20:00 - 20:30

Let's celebrate!

Partners

Local supporter

Local organizer

Local supporter

Regional media partner

Local supporter

Venue partner

Ice tea sponsor

Venue

Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct: 41 Juta Street, Braamfontein Johannesburg South Africa