07 Jul 2017

Event description

Seedstars World is coming to Kinshasa!

The 10 best startups from Kinshasa will be invited to pitch in front of an investment panel and compete to be crowned the most promising seed-stage startup of Seedstars Kinshasa 2017. 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


Arrival / Networking
19:00 - 19:15
Kick off
19:15 - 20:00
1st Pitching session
20:00 - 20:10
Break / Networking
20:10 - 20:55
2nd Pitching session
20:55 - 21:20
Jury Deliberation
21:20 - 21:30
Announcement of the winner

Attendee Registration

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Deadline for applications - 29 Jun 2017 24:00 UTC


Konnect SAS
Elan RDC
Procredit Bank
Enel Green Power
Silikon Bantu
Federation des Entreprises du Congo (FEC)


Claudia Makadristo

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa
Seedstars World


Fanny Dauchez

Fanny Dauchez

Associate for Africa
Seedstars World


David Mudilo

David Mudilo

Konnect SAS
Romulo Navarrete

Romulo Navarrete

Regional Associate Latin America & Caribbean
Anis Kallel

Anis Kallel

Associate for Africa
Seedstars World


The event will take place at Beatrice Hotel.

1 avenue Isiro, Gombe Kinshasa