It took the world over 100 years to get to a billion telephone users, but less than 10 years to get to a billion smartphone users. When asked why she believes in Technology, Seedstars World CEO, Alisee de Tonnac said, "technology elevates the lives of those who had no chance of...
After Seedstar major announcement of its startup search tour dates back in May this year, four African startups have so far been chosen from four cities; Harare, Accra, Kigali, and Kampala, and will participate at the Seedstar Global Summit in Switzerland next year. But before proceeding to Switzerland, all...
Global seed-stage startups competition Seedstars World having visited more than 25 cities (Kampala inclusive) across all the regions of Africa - kicking off on May 26th, 2017 in Johannesburg, South Africa, came to Kampala on August 04th, 2017 where they held a dynamic pitch event at tech and incubation...
Global pitching competition Seedstars World yesterday announced the names of the 12 startups that will pitch at its Maputo event to be held at the Standard Bank incubator at the city this Wednesday. “Standard Bank’s purpose is Africa our home and we drive her growth. To this end, technology is a...
Applications for Seedstars Uganda are now open. Uganda’s start-ups are invited to represent their country at the Summit and win up to USD 500,000 in equity investment. The global seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets is returning in Uganda on 4 August this year. With the support of main sponsor...
After Agrocenta; a Ghana-based startup which is tackling food access and stock flow issues across Ghana communities, emerged as Seedstars Global Winner in April this year, Seedstars World, the biggest startup competition focused only in emerging markets and fast-growing startup early this month announced its 2018 tour dates to search for capable startups to...
On Monday this week, the jury at Seedstar selected 10 Ugandan startups from different industries including; eCommerce, AgriTech, FinTech, Business, to mention a few to participate at the Seedstar Kampala pitch. At the pitch event held at Outbox Hub on Friday, 10 finalists pitched their business startups to judges; CK...
Seedstar World has selected 16 promising startups in Africa that will participate in the seedstar global competition in Switzerland next year. The team visited 16 countries in only 5 months in search for these startups, highlighting local startup ecosystems. "For the past five months we have made Africa our home...
Global seed-stage startup competition Seedstars World will host the second edition of its annual Africa Summit in Kigali, Rwanda on December 7-9, aimed at connecting African entrepreneurs with ecosystem players, investors and corporates. Seedstars World, which was won last year by South African mobile recruitment startup Giraffe, held its inaugural...
After Agrocenta; a Ghana-based startup which is tackling food access and stock flow issues across Ghana communities, emerged as Seedstars Global Winner in April this year winning up to USD$500,000 in equity investment and some unique growth opportunities, Seedstars World, the biggest startup competition focused only in emerging markets and fast-growing startup...