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 - 9:30am

Welcome Coffee and Registration

Tshimologong Precinct

9:30am - 12:00pm

Themed sessions with panels

Tshimologong Precinct

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Networking lunch

Tshimologong Precinct

1:00pm - 2:30pm

Start-ups pitches

Tshimologong Precinct

2:30pm - 5:30pm

1:1 sessions between start-ups and investors / mentors

Tshimologong Precinct

7:30pm - 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

HYBR
Swiss Embassy in South Africa
DOEN
African Development Bank Group
France Médias Monde
Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct
GIZ
Microsoft 4Afrika

Speakers

Shema Steve

Shema Steve

Founder
Exuus
Juan Carlos Moreno

Juan Carlos Moreno

Chief Technology Officer
Roque Online
Hilda Moraa

Hilda Moraa

Founder & CEO
Pezesha
Edmond Nonie

Edmond Nonie

Founder
Track Your Build
Gabriel Latjor NDow

Gabriel Latjor NDow

Founder
Nadji.Bi Gambia Ltd.
Martin Fongoh

Martin Fongoh

Founder
Digital Renter
Neema Magimba

Neema Magimba

Co-Founder & Head of Legal
SHERIA KIGANJANI
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
Kelvin Tyron

Kelvin Tyron

CEO
Growth Factor

Mentors

Marcello Schermer

Marcello Schermer

Expansion
Yoco
Bhatupe Mhango

Bhatupe Mhango

Founder & Creative Director
Bha's Fragrance Boutique Limited

Lovell Bai Bangura

Joel Epalanga

Joel Epalanga

Co-Founder and Managing Director
Kianda Hub
Divine Kangami

Divine Kangami

Senior Lecturer, PhD in Economics
African Leadership University: ALU Innovate
David Jeng

David Jeng

Founder and Managing Consultant
Bliss Executives
Clyde Vacher

Clyde Vacher

Founder
Interaction
Mohamed Keita

Mohamed Keita

Managing Director
Impact Hub Bamako
Samir Pereira

Samir Pereira

Founder
Cheetah Start
Tadzoka Pswarayi

Tadzoka Pswarayi

Co Founder at Impact Hub Harare
Impact Hub Harare
Ngasuma Kanyeka

Ngasuma Kanyeka

Deputy Chief of Party
Feed the Future Tanzania Advancing Youth

Thabo Theron

Karen Tardieu

Karen Tardieu

Transformational Success Coach
Mastery is Key

Venue

The event will take place at The Fox Junction.

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