17 Jul 2015

About

Seedstars World is coming back to South Africa bigger than ever before! On 17-07-2015, 10 of the best startups from all over South Africa will be invited to pitch in front of a local and international Jury in Johannesburg. The 10 startups pitching in Johannesburg will be composed of 5 Startups from Cape Town and 5 from Johannesburg. The companies 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 event 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
Matsi Modise

Matsi Modise

Managing Director

SiMODiSA Start Up
Jayshree Naidoo

Jayshree Naidoo

Head of Incubator

Standard Bank
Pontsho Maruping

Pontsho Maruping

Executive: Innovation Funding

Technology Innovation Agency
McLean Sibanda

McLean Sibanda

CEO

The Innovation Hub
Polo Leteka

Polo Leteka

CEO

IDF

Agenda

TIME DESCRIPTION
14:00 Arrival / Networking
14:30 - 14: 45 Kick off
14:45 - 16:00 1st Pitching session
16:00 - 16:10 Keynote
16:10 - 16:30 Break / Network
16:30 - 17:45 2nd Pitching session
17:45 - 18:30 Jury Deliberation
18:30 - 18:45 Announcement of the winner
18:45 Networking


Selected Startups


Winners

1

Giraffe

Johannesburg

2

Causal Nexus

Johannesburg

3

NicheStreem (Pty) Ltd

Johannesburg

Finalists

Azimuth

Johannesburg

Custos Media Technologies

Johannesburg

DroneScan

Johannesburg

FitKey

Johannesburg

Modular Innobox

Johannesburg

mySOS

Johannesburg

Quainted Consulting

Johannesburg

Tastemakers Africa

Johannesburg

The RedFish group PTY/LTD

Johannesburg

Location

The event will be hosted at the Standard Bank Incubator, located at 5 Cradock Avenue, Sandton, Johannesburg

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