LUANDA

12 Oct 2018

Event description

Seedstars World is coming to Luanda!

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

Attendee Registration

Program

16:00 - 16:30
Arrival General Attendees
16:30 - 16:45
Kick Off /Welcome Speech
16:45 - 17:25
1st Pitching Session
17:25 - 18:10
Panel: The rise of the Angolan Ecosystem
18:10 - 19:10
Break / Networking / Snacks
19:10 - 19:50
2nd Pitching Session
19:50 - 19:55
Keynote Seedstars Luanda 2017 Winner
19:55 - 20:40
Jury Deliberation / Networking Event
20:40 - 20:50
Winner Announcement

Startup Applications

Deadline for applications - 01 Oct 2018 24:00 UTC

Partners

Kianda Hub
Banco Atlantico
Unitel
TGI
US Emabassy in Angola
Orange Corners
Global Shapers Community Luanda
Bantu Makers
Acelera Angola
On Time

Speakers

Erickson Mvezi

Erickson Mvezi

Founder
Tupuca
Juelson Bartolomeu

Juelson Bartolomeu

Head of Innovation
Unitel

Jury

Rui Oliveira

Rui Oliveira

CEO
BFA Asset Management
Claudia Makadristo

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa
Seedstars World
Alexander Thomson-Payan

Alexander Thomson-Payan

President
TGI
Joel Epalanga

Joel Epalanga

Managing Director
Kianda Hub
Juelson Bartolomeu

Juelson Bartolomeu

Head of Innovation
Unitel

Mentors

Emilia Dias

Emilia Dias

Sales and Marketing Director
INFRASAT
Adrian Vinuales

Adrian Vinuales

Director
Jobartis
Akiules Neto

Akiules Neto

Executive Administrator
Bodiva
Dizando Norton

Dizando Norton

Co-Founder
KiandaHub
Lorraine Davis

Lorraine Davis

Community Manager - Seedspace Cape Town
Seedstars
Armando Teixeira

Armando Teixeira

General Manager
Luso Academia
Vanda Saturnino de Oliveira

Vanda Saturnino de Oliveira

Founder & Operations Lead
Bantu Makers