08 Nov 2019

Event description

Seedstars World is coming to Lagos!

The 20 best startups from Lagos will be invited for a training delivered by our own Seedstars team as well as local & regional mentors!

After working closely with the entrepreneurs, we will invite the top 8 to take part in jury interviews with top investors and compete to be crowned the most promising seed-stage startup of Seedstars Lagos 2019.

The winning startup of Lagos will join the Regional Summit, where it will have the opportunity to be selected to join the 3 months Growth Program Online and the Global Seedstars Summit - with the chance to win up to USD500.000 in equity investment. Seedstars is a catalytic platform for high growth emerging market startups.


1) Have a Minimum Viable Product (MVP)

2) Have a maximum of USD 500,000 of funding to date

You can look forward to an event filled with disruptive tech, inspirational discussions, networking sessions and world class mentoring on critical issues often encountered in the ecosystem!

Apply Now! And get the opportunity to represent your country!

Attendee Registration



Arrivals + Registration

4:00PM - 4:15PM

Welcome Speech

4:15PM - 4:35PM

Fireside Chat

4:35PM - 5:15PM

Startup Pitches Session 1

5:15PM - 5:30PM


5:30PM - 6:10PM

Startup Pitches Session 2

6:10PM - 6:40PM


6:40PM - 7:00PM

Winner Announcement


Celebration + Networking

Startup Applications

Deadline for applications - 28 Oct 2019 24:00 UTC


Seedspace GrowthLab
Lagos Angels Network
Rising Tide Africa
African Development Bank Group


Chike Asiodu

Chike Asiodu

Managing Director
Text Nigeria
Ivana  I. Osagie

Ivana I. Osagie

Member, Executive Committee
Rising Tide Africa


The event will take place at Seedspace Growthlab.

(2nd floor) Business Centre, Circle Mall, Lekki Toll Road, Lekki Penninsula II, Lekki, Nigeria