Global seed stage startup competition Seedstars World returns in its 2016 edition to 20 African countries, as it seeks the best startups to compete at the global finale in Switzerland. Seedstars World also announced the possibility of walking away with up to $1 million in equity investment up from $500,000 last...
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...
Seedstars has announced its annual summit slated for March 3rd, 2016 at the Swiss Tach Convetion Center a EPFL, Lausanne under the theme “Billion”. The global organization with the mission of impacting people’s lives in emerging market through entrepreneurship and technology launched its third edition of the Seedstars World...
Intership UG - a startup that allows users to shop from online shopping sites in the United States (US), United Kingdom (UK), Dubai and China and have their packages delivered to Uganda - has won the Kampala round of the Seedstars World competition and will represent Uganda next year...
Seedstars World has chosen 10 startups to compete at the latest African leg in Uganda, with the winner standing a chance to win US$500,000 equity investment at the final in Switzerland in February. The pitching session which is set for September 11 at the Outbox Hub from 4PM – 9PM...
Seedstars World competition has opened applications for the latest leg of the competition in Kampala, Uganda, with one startup to be offered the chance to win US$500,000 in investment at the global final in Switzerland next year. The competition which was won by Remit.ug last year is back in Kampala...
For its third edition, Seedstars World will partner with Bravofly Rumbo Group to launch a “Travel Track”, which will be held in parallel with the original Seedstars World competition. Seedstars World will organise local pitching events in more than 30 countries to select the best travel startups. Bravofly Rumbo Group will finally invest up to USD 500k in the winner of the competition and bring its knowledge and powerhouse to support this investment.
Towards the end of last month, a team from Seedstars World (SSW) were in Uganda and listened to pitches from 14 startups - teams of entrepreneurs and developers - with ideas that will address some of Africa's current problems while making money. Seedstars World is one of the most exclusive...
Seedstars World (SSW) will make its debut in Uganda on the 27th of June, continuing on its journey to emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes. Seedstars World is the most exclusive startup competition for emerging markets and fast-growing startup scenes. Based in Geneva, Switzerland and founded by Alisee de Tonnac...
Ghanaian startup Retail Tower and Nigerian startup SimplePay have been selected as two of the top five global startups at the recent Seedstars World competition, although losing out on the number one spot to Korean initiative Flitto. Previous reports in January indicated five African startups progressed into the 20 startups to...