PORT LOUIS

17 Oct 2019

Event description

Seedstars World is coming to Port Louis!




The 20 best startups from Port Louis 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 Port Louis 2019.


The winning startup of Port Louis 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.




Criteria:


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!

Partners

DOEN
Turbine business incubators Limited
The African Leadership University
African Development Bank Group
Southern Africa Innovation Support (SAIS)
Disrupt Africa

Selected Startups

Jury

Claudia Makadristo

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa
Seedstars
Lucy Scott

Lucy Scott

Entrepreneurship Associate
African Leadership University: ALU Innovate
Stephen  Naicken

Stephen Naicken

Academic Director - African Leadership College
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Muhamud Junaid Udhin

Muhamud Junaid Udhin

Head of Regulations & Compliance at the Mauritius Africa Fintech Hub - Mauritius Africa FinTech Hub
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Divine Kangami

Divine Kangami

PhD Economics
African Leadership University: ALU Innovate

Mentors

Claudia Makadristo

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa
Seedstars
Nicholas Goldstein

Nicholas Goldstein

Founder- Mauritius Startup Incubator
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Chim  Okecha

Chim Okecha

Leadership Core Faculty
African Leadership University: ALU Innovate
Marc	 Israel

Marc Israel

Founder and CEO- Aetheis
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Venue

The event will take place at La Turbine .

Vivéa Business Park | Moka, Republic of Mauritius

+230 489 2628