30 Jun 2015

About

Seedstars World is coming back to South Africa bigger than ever before! On 30-06-2015, the 12 best startups from Cape Town will be invited to pitch in front of local and international jury. The 5 best teams from Cape Town will then be invited to Johannesburg on July 17th to compete against the best startups from Johannesburg at the Grand Final for South Africa. The teams pitching at the grand final, will compete for a flight ticket to Geneva and the chance to win up to $1.5 million in investment. You can look forward to an event filled with disruptive tech, inspirational keynotes and networking sessions.

The event is organized in partnership with Standard Bank, who is the main partner for the event and will host the finals in Johannesburg at their new incubator. 

As Alisee de Tonnac, the CEO of Seedstars World, says, “Our goal is to create THE network for quality entrepreneurs around the world and help entrepreneurs, accelerators, co-working spaces and investors to interact with one another." Come join us for the event and become part of the largest international network for entrepreneurs from fast growing startup scenes!

Jury

Marcello Schermer

Marcello Schermer

Regional Manager Africa

Seedstars World
Francesco Signoretti

Francesco Signoretti

CEO

Lastminute.com Group
Andre De Wet

Andre De Wet

CEO

PriceCheck
Alex Nelson

Alex Nelson

MD

Red Edge Ventures
Cllr Xanthea Limberg

Cllr Xanthea Limberg

Mayoral Committee Member

City Of Cape Town
Linda Swart

Linda Swart

Incubation Manager

Standard Bank

Agenda

TIME DESCRIPTION
16:00 Arrival / Networking
16:30 - 16: 45 Kick off
16:45 - 18:00 1st Pitching session
18:00 - 18:10 Keynote
18:10 - 18:30 Break / Network
18:30 - 19:45 2nd Pitching session
19:45 - 20:30 Jury Deliberation
20:30 - 20:45 Announcement of the winner
20:45 Networking


Selected Startups


Winners

1

NicheStreem (Pty) Ltd

Cape Town

1

Custos Media Technologies

Cape Town

1

Azimuth

Cape Town

1

mySOS

Cape Town

1

The RedFish group PTY/LTD

Cape Town

Finalists

Gummie

Cape Town

Last Mile for BoP

Cape Town

Mintor

Cape Town

Pushmoney

Cape Town

SenseLab

Cape Town

Location

The event will take place at the Space Theatre at 22seven. You can find it at the following address:

60 Hout Street, between Long & Loop Street

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