05 Dec 2019

Event description

Seedstars World makes its stop in South Africa for your Entrepreneurship Forum of the year! After travelling to more than 25 countries and scouting for the best startups from Africa, we are stopping for one last time this year in Johannesburg to bring everyone together at the Seedstars Summit Africa 2019, in partnership with Hybr!

With 2 private bootcamps for our Seedstars World winners and an open event for everyone from the region, we are preparing an agenda that is too good to be missed! Be ready for the event filled with disruptive tech, startup pitches, inspirational stories, talks about the latest trends and exciting networking opportunities!

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Program

8:30am - 9:30am

Welcome Coffee & Registration

Tshimologong Precinct

9:30am - 12:30pm

Seedstars Growth Bootcamp (start-ups only)

Tshimologong Precinct

Growth Bootcamp for Seedstars World Africa Startups and Delegation Startups only, with content developed and led by the Seedstars Investment Team

12:30pm - 2:00pm

Networking Lunch

Tshimologong Precinct

2:00pm - 5:30pm

Seedstars Growth Bootcamp (Start-ups only)

Tshimologong Precinct

Growth Bootcamp for Seedstars World Africa Startups and Delegation Startups only, with content developed and led by the Seedstars Investment Team

7:30pm - 9:30pm

Entrepreneur Dinner

Tshimologong Precinct

Private, entrepreneurs-only dinner for our Seedstars World African winners and delegation start-ups.

8:30am - 9:00am

Welcome Coffee and Registration

Tshimologong Precinct

9:00am - 10:30pm

Start-ups-only / Investors-only sessions

Tshimologong Precinct

10:30pm - 12:15pm

Start-ups pitching sessions

Tshimologong Precinct

12:15pm - 1:30pm

Networking Lunch

Tshimologong Precinct

1:30pm - 5pm

1:1 sessions

Tshimologong Precinct

5pm - 6pm

Networking

Tshimologong Precinct

7:00pm - 9:30pm

VIP dinner

Invitation-only event

8:30am - 9:30am

Welcome Coffee and Registration

The Fox Junction

9:30am - 12:00pm

Themed workshops

The Fox Junction

Content coming soon!

9:30am - 12:30pm

Open Networking

The Fox Junction

Summit attendees will have the ability to schedule meetings with any summit guest through the Seedstars App

12:30pm - 1:30pm

Networking Lunch

1:30pm - 6:00pm

Seedstars Summit Africa mainstage

The Fox Junction

Seedstars World start-ups pitching, panel discussions, keynote speeches, prizes and more!

6:00pm - 8:30pm

Closing Cocktail

Partners

Swiss Embassy in South Africa
DOEN
African Development Bank Group
Microsoft
HYBR
France Médias Monde
Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct
GIZ
Google for Developers
Southern Africa Innovation Support (SAIS)

Speakers

Shema Steve

Shema Steve

Founder
Exuus
Hilda Moraa

Hilda Moraa

Founder & CEO
Pezesha
Edmond Nonie

Edmond Nonie

Founder
Track Your Build
Gabriel Latjor NDow

Gabriel Latjor NDow

Founder, Project Lead - Electrical studies, Partnership and Business Development
Nadji.Bi Gambia Ltd.
Neema Magimba

Neema Magimba

Co-Founder & Head of Legal
SHERIA KIGANJANI
Kelvin Tyron

Kelvin Tyron

CEO
Growth Factor
Juan Carlos Moreno

Juan Carlos Moreno

Chief Technology Officer
Roque Online
Kathomi Njeru

Kathomi Njeru

Director Marketing & Outreach
GREENPOT ENTERPRISES LIMITED
Martin Fongoh

Martin Fongoh

Founder
Digital Renter
Chris Bwemo

Chris Bwemo

Founder
SHERIA KIGANJANI
Itumeleng Moagi

Itumeleng Moagi

COO
Growth Factor
Claudia Makadristo

Claudia Makadristo

Regional Manager for Africa
Seedstars
Geraldine Muanza Geraldo

Geraldine Muanza Geraldo

CEO
Roque Online
Emmanuel Chatina

Emmanuel Chatina

Founder
Online Clinic Yathu (OCLIYA)
Mignane Diouf

Mignane Diouf

CEO
AFRIKAMART
Jason Eisen

Jason Eisen

Founder
UTU Technologies

Jury

Anne-Marie Chidzero

Anne-Marie Chidzero

CIO, FSD Africa Investments
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Ndeye Absa Gningue

Ndeye Absa Gningue

African development bank
Amanda Cotterman

Amanda Cotterman

Managing Partner, EquaLife Capital
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Lyndsey Vandament

Lyndsey Vandament

Investment Director, Social Venture Fund at Global Partnerships
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Rapelang Rabana

Rapelang Rabana

Founder, Rekindle Learning
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Lillian Nduati

Lillian Nduati

Founder, Africa TechShift
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Mentors

Leyda Pinho

Leyda Pinho

Disruption Lab
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Tadzoka Pswarayi

Tadzoka Pswarayi

Co Founder at Impact Hub Harare
Impact Hub Harare
Marcello Schermer

Marcello Schermer

Expansion
Yoco
Ngasuma Kanyeka

Ngasuma Kanyeka

Deputy Chief of Party
Feed the Future Tanzania Advancing Youth
Clyde Vacher

Clyde Vacher

Founder
Interaction
Catherinerose Baretto

Catherinerose Baretto

Director of Talent
Ten
Chloe Roncajolo

Chloe Roncajolo

Eric Boteus

Eric Boteus

Nordics at Uber, Strategy Lead
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Divine Kangami

Divine Kangami

Senior Lecturer, PhD in Economics
African Leadership University: ALU Innovate
Bhatupe Mhango

Bhatupe Mhango

Founder & Creative Director
Bha's Fragrance Boutique Limited
Sebastien Toupy

Sebastien Toupy

The Next Web
Joel Epalanga

Joel Epalanga

Co-Founder and Managing Director
Kianda Hub
Mohamed Keita

Mohamed Keita

Managing Director
Impact Hub Bamako
Jessica Colaco

Jessica Colaco

Chief Revenue Offices, Brave Venture Labs
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Vuyisa Qabaka

Vuyisa Qabaka

Partner
HYBR
Adilson Vieira

Adilson Vieira

Ecosystem Manager, Disruption Lab
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Samir Pereira

Samir Pereira

Founder
Cheetah Start
Wilson Clemente

Wilson Clemente

Business and Strategy Analyst, Disruption Lab
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Thembe Khumalo

Thembe Khumalo

Managing Director
Brandbuilder
Karen Tardieu

Karen Tardieu

Transformational Success Coach
Mastery is Key
Sasha Vieira

Sasha Vieira

Head of Incubator
Standard Bank

Bruno Akpaka

Vuyolwethu Dubese

Vuyolwethu Dubese

Venue

The event will take place at The Fox Junction.

14 Alexander St, Ferreiras Dorp, Johannesburg, 2001, South Africa