Kigali

20 July 2018

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

Alisée de Tonnac

1

speakers

7

startups

5

mentors

The best startups from Kigali

Seedstars World came to Kigali 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
BeneFactors Ltd logo

BeneFactors Ltd

BeneFactors is a tech-enabled non-bank financial institution established August 2017, specialised in providing unsecured working capital, m…

Startups Competing

eJobu ltd logo

eJobu ltd

TIVA Motos logo

TIVA Motos

Comparisol logo

Comparisol

Raisin Ltd logo

Raisin Ltd

Favouriapps logo

Favouriapps

the Einstein  logo

the Einstein

BLAIVA - FABLAB RWANDA logo

BLAIVA - FABLAB RWANDA

Mentors

Maryam Mgonja

Regional Partnerships Manager, Africa @ Test 2

Kanamugire Junior

Founder and Managing Director @ PikiWash Ltd.

Violette Uwamutara

Country Director @ Digital Opportunity Trust

Claudia Makadristo

@ Seedstars World

Rukundo Sebasore Eric

Founder -President @ Bright Future Cornerstone

Jury

Crystal Rugege

Director of Strategy & Operations @ Carnegie Mellon University Africa

Barrett Nash

@ Safe Motos

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa @ Seedstars World

Guido von Westerholt

Programme Manager @ Westerwelle Startup Haus

Tanya Mulamula

Managing Director @ STUDIORED Communications

Ephraim Rwamwenge

CEO @ Rwa Business Group

Program

Seedstars Kigali
July 20, 2018

16:00 - 16:15

Arrival and networking

16:15 - 16:25

Kick Off /Welcome Speech

  • Claudia Makadristo (Seedstars World - Regional Manager for Africa)

16:25 - 17:25

1st Pitching Session

17:25 - 17:55

Break / Networking / Snacks

17:55 - 18:55

2nd Pitching Session

18:55 - 19:40

Jury deliberation

19:40 - 19:50

Keynote Seedstars Kigali 2017 Winner

  • Kanamugire Junior (PikiWash Ltd. - Founder and Managing Director)

19: 50 - 20:00

Announcement of winner

20:00 - 20:30

Lets Celebrate!

Partners

Venue partner

Local supporter

Venue

Westerwelle Startup Haus Kigali: KG622 Street 4th floor Fairview Building Opposite (Lemigo) Kimihura. Kigali, Rwanda