Zanzibar

15 August 2019

“We are the unexpected seeds, hustling for high impact.”

Alisée de Tonnac

10

startups

5

mentors

Event description


Seedstars World is coming to Zanzibar for the first time!




The 10 best startups from Zanzibar 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 Zanzibar 2019. All the startups who will be selected to the local jury panel will also be rewarded with one free month of our brand new Investment Readiness Program.


The winning startup of Zanzibar will join the Local competition in Dar es Salaam, 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 and win a free trial to our investment readiness program!


The winners

1S
Zanzibar Health Innovation Limited Company  logo

Zanzibar Health Innovation Limited Company

This company was developed in zanzibar so as to solve health problems by using technology. we innovate an ARTIFICIAL INTELIGENCE system to …

2S
DroneWings logo

DroneWings

Drone Wings is a start-up company which aims to use Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) and Robotics to solve different social problems, monitor …

3S
Nyumbani Care  logo

Nyumbani Care

The idea is to have an online web application and mobile application platforms which connect parents to reliable and recommended maids. Al…

3S
Zanzibit company Limited logo

Zanzibit company Limited

Zanzibit is considered as one among customer service oriented company which was incorporated in 2011.it offers a variety of services such a…

Startups Competing

Nopovo logo

Nopovo

MjasiriHub logo

MjasiriHub

Ali's Decoration logo

Ali's Decoration

Zanzibit company Limited logo

Zanzibit company Limited

H.I Local Incubator logo

H.I Local Incubator

SAMEM AGRISPICES FARMING logo

SAMEM AGRISPICES FARMING

Nyumbani Care  logo

Nyumbani Care

DroneWings logo

DroneWings

Zanzibar Health Innovation Limited Company  logo

Zanzibar Health Innovation Limited Company

SPARKLE COMPANY LIMITED logo

SPARKLE COMPANY LIMITED

Mentors

Mohamed Shellimoh

Community Manager @ Seedspace Dar es Salaam

Ngasuma Kanyeka

Deputy Chief of Party @ Feed the Future Tanzania Advancing Youth

Maryam Mgonja

Regional Partnerships Manager, Africa @ Test 2

Asha Salum

Mentor @ ZTBI

Simon Mtabazi

Social Innovations Advisor @ HDIF

Jury

Maryam Mgonja

Regional Partnerships Manager, Africa @ Test 2

Moh'd Makame

Logistics and Admin Assistant @ D-Tree International

Simon Mtabazi

Social Innovations Advisor @ HDIF

Program

Seedstars Zanzibar 2019
August 15, 2019

16:00 - 16:30

Attendees Arrival

16:30 - 17:00

Welcome address: Seedstars + Partners

17:00 - 18:00

Startup Pitches Session 1

18:00 - 18:30

Networking Break

18:30 - 19:15

Startup Pitches Session 2

19:15 - 19:45

Jury Deliberation + Networking Break 2

19:45 - 20:00

Winner Announcement

Partners

Silver partner

Local supporter

Gold partner

Media partner

Venue partner

Regional partner

Venue

GOLDEN TULIP STONE TOWN BOUTIQUE HOTEL: Malindi Rd