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Brief

We are looking for the best disruptive startups in Cape Town to come represent South Africa at the AfricArena Summit in Cape Town. The conference will take place on November 9 and 10.

The selected startups will be flown and accommodated in Cape Town, take part in a series of workshops and showcase at the grand stage of the AfricArena Summit.

 Do you already have a market / customer validation and wish to benefit from  international exposure? Come and apply!

PRE-SELECTION PITCH EVENT: TBC 2020.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: 31 August 2020 - 17:00 (GMT+2)

Expectation

This is a cross-sector challenge: all industries/markets are welcome.

We are looking for startups meeting the requirements below:

1. Existing product/service/technology

2. Market & customer validation

3. Growth & traction                 

If you are at an earlier stage, stayed tuned for upcoming challenges as the maturity requirements will vary. 

mission

pre-selection pitching session will take place sometime in Septemebr, as part of the AfricArena 2020 Tour. The event, as per all other AfricArena Tour events, will feature a panel discussion with key players of the local ecosystem, followed by presentations from the fastest growting local tech startups.

 

 

Submission Requirements

GEOGRAPHIC AREA

For this challenge we will consider:

Startups based and/or operating in South Africa.

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Required format:

Deck pitch: 8 slides max (ppt, pdf) - MAX 50 Megabytes

Last day of submission: 31 August 2020 - 17:00 (GMT+2)

MATURITY CRITERIA

Existing product/service, post-revenue, market/customer validation

Do you meet the criteria?

Submit to Win

Prizes & rewards

NETWORK

*For the selected startups*

Meet key stakeholders of the African startup ecosystem

PITCH

*For the five pre-selected startups*

Pitch in front of our esteemed judges

Get your pitch streamed on Euroquity

WINNER

*For the selected startup*

FREE VIP entrance to the event to showcase your business