Kivuhub| re:publica Accra Livestream

Kivuhub| re:publica Accra Livestream

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sX0qJmOPMRA Together with the Impact Hub Accra and with the support of our main partner, the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) we are proud to host the first edition of re:publica Accra on December 14-15th. 10:00 – 10:30 The Past, Present and the Future of the Internet in Africa 10:30 – 11:00 Housing and the Maker Movement: The Future of Architecture in Africa 11:15 – 12:15 Built to Measure - Cities of the Future 12:30 – 13:00 HerStory - Insights from Female Leaders 13:00 – 13:30 Gender and Genre Diversity: An Interview with Dj Kampire & Dj Keyzuz 13:45 – 14:45 Building African Feminist Solidarity in Digital Spaces 15:00 – 16:00 AFROFUTURISM: An African History of the Future 16:15 – 17:15 Startups Economy – Fairytale or…
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Kivuhub Brings Global Entrepreneurship Week to Bukavu

Kivuhub Brings Global Entrepreneurship Week to Bukavu

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  Kivuhub Brings Global Entrepreneurship Week to Bukavu Kivuhub celebrated the Gen entrepreneurship week with Maendeleo High school located in Bukavu on Saturday 8th December. Our target was only upper level class form 6th. We had an amazing discussion with pupils as well they teachers. We wanted to share our experience with those pupils and show them how they can became entrepreneur not only in technology but in every sector of live or any given field.  As you may see from the picture below the workshop was interactive We wanted to help them to discover their potential as entrepreneur so that they may be able to choose a career which may suite their dreams and goals. We are planning to launch pupil’s entrepreneurship challenge in January where we will have…
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SAS Awards Announce Its National Finalist Winners Kivuhub for the DR Congo

SAS Awards Announce Its National Finalist Winners Kivuhub for the DR Congo

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SAS Awards’ website, naming the full list of the winners in different categories. Share SAS Awards 2018 via ventureburn.com Here is the full list of the national finalist winners from each country ANGOLA Startup of The Year: Tupuca (tupuca.com) Best Foodtech/Agritech Startup: Tupuca (tupuca.com) Best Newcomer: Salo (salo.co.ao) Best Fintech Startup: Deya (deyamais.com) Best Social Impact Startup: Bantu Makers (bantumakers.com) Female Role Model of the Year: Vande de Oliveira (bantumakers.com) Best Ecosystem Initiative: Bantu Makers (bantumakers.com) Founder of the Year: Erickson Mvezi (tupuca.com) BOTSWANA Startup of The Year: YAPILI (yapili.com) Best Newcomer: MyFoodness (myfoodness.co.bw) Best Social Impact Startup: YAPILI (yapili.com) Female Role Model of the Year: Enya Seguin (yapili.com) Best Ecosystem Initiative: Modisar (modisar.com) Founder of the Year: Letsogile Kennedy (ecohub.co.bw) DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO Startup of The Year: KivuHub (kivuhub.net)…
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Kivuhub : winner of the DR Congo Best startup, incubator and Newcomer of  Southern Africa Startup Awards 

Kivuhub : winner of the DR Congo Best startup, incubator and Newcomer of  Southern Africa Startup Awards 

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Kivuhub : winner of the DR Congo Best startup, incubator and Newcomer of  Southern Africa Startup Awards The startups and startup supporters who will represent South Africa at the Southern Africa Startup Awards regional finals have been announced. Southern Africa Startup Awards is part of Global Startup Awards, a global competition to recognise the best talents of the global startup ecosystem. The overall process of the competition from national level up to the regional and global level consists of 4 different phases. At this stage, the National Winners from various countries have been announced and here are DR Congo National Winners: McKevin Ayaba, CEO of Southern Africa Startup Awards, made mention in an impassioned address to the guests, that the initiative focuses on creating an enabling platform to accelerate the growth…
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AFRICA EARLY STAGE INVESTOR SUMMIT 2018

AFRICA EARLY STAGE INVESTOR SUMMIT 2018

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AFRICA EARLY STAGE INVESTOR SUMMIT 2018 For investors, by investors Africa’s early stage investor community convenes on November 11th and 12th for the 5th Africa Early Stage Investor Summit. This exclusive investor-only event, hosted at Workshop17 in Cape Town, South Africa, unites key ecosystem stakeholders from across the continent and beyond, to exchange best practices, learn from peers and recent transactions, and do deals. Our speakers and guests represent angel networks, impact funds, leading accelerators, corporate venture arms, industry associations, and public sector agencies. The 2017 edition has been our biggest event to date, with over 300 delegates attending and almost all major African angel networks and VC funds represented. Our 5th-anniversary event promises to further raise the bar, featuring renown guests from overseas and also kicking off the whole week…
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SEEDSTARS WORLD 2018 

SEEDSTARS WORLD 2018 

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SEEDSTARS WORLD 2018    World’s biggest startup competition in emerging markets  2018 Seedstars World, the largest startup competition for emerging markets, is back in Africa to scout for the top high growth startups and entrepreneurs and accelerate them on their path to global scaling. On this 2018 edition of the tour, we will visit over 20+ cities across Sub-Saharan Africa to hosting bootcamps and pitch competitions, Countries such as Mauritius and Zambia, amongst others, will host local competitions for the first time, enlarging the impact of Seedstars mission in the continent. The winner from each country is invited to the final at the Seedstars Global Summit in Switzerland to compete for up to UDS$ 1 Million in equity investment. 1) Applications Step 1: Make sure you have a venture profile published…
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Afrilabs| Innovation in the Data Age 2018

Afrilabs| Innovation in the Data Age 2018

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The AfriLabs Annual Gathering annually provides a unique opportunity for tech hubs in the AfriLabs network and other stakeholders in the African tech ecosystem like local innovators (entrepreneurs), corporates, investors, academia and developmental agencies to convene,network and share knowledge. The 3rd edition of the AfriLabs Annual Gathering 2018 is being co-organized with Sahara Sparks as ‘Innovation in the Data Age 2018’. The gathering will be taking place from 11th – 13th October 2018 at the Golden Tulip Hotel in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. The AfriLabs Annual Gathering has been held in different regions across Africa; from Ghana in 2016, to Egypt in 2017 and now Tanzania in 2018. In attendance will be over 80 technology and innovation hubs and over 600 key stakeholders that include entrepreneurs, corporate organizations, government and developmental…
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Leading Ethiopia: Kana Scholarship

Leading Ethiopia: Kana Scholarship

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Leading Ethiopia: Kana Scholarship Kana TV are Ethiopia’s leading broadcaster. Since 2016 they have been transforming the media landscape in Ethiopia, pioneering the way entertainment can be accessed across the country. As a revolutionary industry leader, Kana TV is proud to partner with One Young World to launch the inaugural Leading Ethiopia: Kana Scholarship. The scholarship will discover and recognise an outstanding Ethiopian young leader who has made extraordinary contributions to Ethiopia in the fields of agriculture, environment, health, poverty alleviation, human rights or education. The award winner will receive: Title of Leading Ethiopia: Kana Scholar. Profiling in Kana TV publications & channels. Access to the One Young World Summit 2018 in The Hague, Netherlands. Hotel accommodation on a shared basis between 17 and 20 (inclusive) October, 2017. Provisions may…
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Startupbootcamp Smart City & IoT Amsterdam

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Startupbootcamp Smart City & IoT Amsterdam With its dedicated innovation program, Startupbootcamp aims to empower startups and scale-ups to build successful businesses that contribute to the creation of a connected society with the help of the latest technologies. A 3-month innovation program focuses on the 10 selected companies, providing them with access to a global network of industry experts, business mentors, investors, and corporate partners. Intense mentorship, guided support, top-level masterclasses, pitching opportunities and networking events – all of this creates a perfect environment for business acceleration. Co-working space in Amsterdam’s first startup hub and €15K to cover living expenses included. On joining the program, there is an 8% equity share. What are the requirements to join? We invite startups in the MVP/prototype phase or first customers phase and scale-ups from all over the world to apply…
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Join the CUBE Tech Fair 2018 in Berlin (Sponsored)

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Join the CUBE Tech Fair 2018 in Berlin (Sponsored) On the 15th and 16th of May CUBE Tech Fair will welcome over 200 deep tech startups to demonstrate their technologies and to discuss opportunities with engaged corporate and investor tech scouts. Join the event and interact and experience future technologies in Blockchain, Internet of Things, Sustainability, Cyber Security and Automation and AI. CUBE Tech Fair is honoured to be under the patronage of the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy and will hear inspiring keynotes from both known and unknown faces from the Industry 4.0 and B2B technology landscape: BINA48, The Robot: Ask her anything during her Private Session’s Q&A Olivier Oullier of Emotiv: See him controlling a drone in flight with his mind Eugene Kaspersky of Kaspersky Lab:…
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