The Seedstars Summit will take place in 2017 in Lausanne, Switzerland on Thursday 6th April 2017. Come and watch the 65+ startups who qualified through our Local Competitions battle for equity investment of up to $1.5mn!
Orange will be there with 15 african start-ups at a dedicated corner.
All that you've missed during regional competition in MEA
JORDAN : On August 7 during Seedstars Amman, Mind Rockets won the competition and will represent the country at the Seedstars Summit in Switzerland to compete for over 500K USD in equity investment.
IVORY COAST : Seedstars World (SSW) came back to Abidjan for the 2nd time on 29.08.2016, its 6 th station on its journey across 18 African countries this year.
The winner of Seedstars Abidjan is Etudesk : A web platform permitting academic institutions to set up their e-learning platform easily and allows them to set up and offer high quality courses.
In addition, the Seedstars World Abidjan event featured the following keynotes:
1. Sabina Vigani , Country Director at the Jacobs Foundation
2. Idriss Ndaho, Group Project Manager at Orange Technocentre
3. Sidie Tiémoko Toure, Minister of Youth, Sports and Leisure
Selected startups for Seedstars Abidjan:
- ETUDESK : A web platform permitting academic institutions to set
up their e-learning platform easily and allows them to offer high quality courses.
- MON ARTISAN : A platform that allows to quickly and easily find skilled craftsmen.
- APHELION ENERGY : A platform that delivers, installs and modernises solar energy solutions in rural areas.
- KALEJOB : A web and mobile application to help unemployed young
people find jobs and apply to vacancies easily via SMS without the need of internet access.
- DJAZI : A tool that lets anyone easily find domestic services.
- COLIBA : An early stage waste management online mobile
application which seeks to help users separate their waste.
- SIMPAY : Offer small loans via credit card use among our partners
possessing our mobile credit card readers.
- TRAFFETY : A safety tracking tool letting users know anytime where in
his network emergency services are required.
- SYCA PAY : Syca Pay offers a global interoperability solution to
simplify and bring out the digital payment in Africa.
- FORTITUDE : A web platform dedicated to online videos courses for
students and parents.
LAGOS : more information here.