With over 1,000 applications from top tech startups across the continent, MEST Africa is excited to have selected over 80 companies from Ethiopia, Kenya, Côte d’Ivoire, Rwanda, Ghana, Tanzania, Senegal, Nigeria, and South Africa - and can’t wait to hear them all pitch for the chance to go on to win $50k in equity investment from MEST. Register to watch live.
AfriLabs in partnership with the Zayed Sustainability Prize will be hosting a webinar to examine the role of hubs in building a thriving innovative economy in Africa. Nekesa Were, Interim Executive Director, AfriLabs will be joined by Felix Brooks-Church, Co-Founding President and CEO of Sanku, a previous Zayed Sustainability Prize winning company. The session will also deliver best practice tips and advice for applications to this year’s Zayed Sustainability Prize which offers an annual winners’ reward fund of US$3 million, closing on the 11th June 2020. Date: Tuesday 2nd June 2020 Time: 11:00am – 12:00am GMT
Africa’s largest tech startup event will be going online in 2020. Early Bird tickets have just launched. This is a great opportunity for Incubators & Accelerators to purchase tickets for their cohorts to put what they learn during their programmes into real-life practice and experiences – pitching, networking with potential business partners, showcasing innovation and learning through world-class masterclasses in the Start-up to Scale-up stream within the programme just to name a few.
Join AfriLabs Board Chair Rebecca Enonchong and other speakers at the FAO, Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA) and Generation Africa webinar on June 2nd at 13:00 CAT.