We are excited to launch our SA Innovation Summit 2018 ticket sales and we are releasing a limited amount of Super Saver Tickets for the Summit held from 12 – 14 September in the Cape Town Stadium. At R2 995 (VAT Inclusive) this is our lowest price, guaranteed, so act now to secure your place. This offer is only valid until 28 February.
TICKET RELEASE SCHEDULE
(All ticket prices listed include VAT)
Super Saver Tickets | R2 995
Early Bird Tickets | R4 195
Available 1 March – 31 May.
Payment required by 31 May.
Standard Delegate Ticket | R5 995
Last date for Online registrations 9 September
One Day Ticket | R4 200
Available from 1 March – 9 September
Student Ticket | R2 995
Available from 31 January – 9 September.
Note: Valid Student Card required..
ECOSYSTEM TOUR TICKETS
R550 per ticket
R110 / LUNCH VOUCHER
Note: Lunch is NOT included in the price of a delegate ticket. With a lunch voucher, delegates can purchase any food from the cafeteria to the value of R110 (typically a main meal and a non-alcoholic beverage). If attending both days of the conference, 2 lunch vouchers will be required. Lunch vouchers cannot be redeemed for cash and can be used in the cafeteria only. Cash, debit and credit card and Snapscan sales during the Summit will also be possible.
Save the date! The SA Innovation Summit will take place from 12 – 14 September 2018 at the Cape Town Stadium, Cape Town South Africa. Here is a quick preview of what SAIS 2018 will bring. Stay tuned for more updates in the coming months!
Two days of Pitching – a selection of the most innovative startups and entrepreneurs, selected from hundreds of applications. This year, entrepreneurs will have access to a Pitch Preparation Pack to ensure that the audience is introduced to the highest quality of presentations. ENTREPRENEURS AND INVESTORS looking for serious INVESTMENT, – you need to be here!
Did you see something of interest in on of the the Pitching Den? Apart from plenty of opportunities for networking, our business matching platform, MATCH & INVEST, provides you with an opportunity to setup one-on-one meetings in the comfortable matchmaking lounge. Do your business right there and then, with access to exceptional deal making!.
Ideas are just ideas, until they are converted into action. Our Inventors Garage gives early starters with innovative ideas, a platform to demonstrate their early stage prototypes and products. We are calling on Technical Transfer Offices to also join this platform in 2018, showcasing and attracting funding and potential markets to early stage research and product development.
Is your business aligned to Fintech, Edutech, Big Data & Space, Cities of the Future, Agritech or Biotech? These 6 areas of interest are highlighted in carefully curated streams that will attract the most knowledgeable speakers from across the world. To ensure this is not just a talk-shop, speaking slots are limited to 15 minutes, providing ample time for discussion and input from the audience. All sessions will be moderated by an experienced MC and will be recorded by our graphical recorder, James Durno, for maximum impact.
In 2018 we are introducing Panel Discussions in a different format. All discussion panels will be shaped in the form of Lightning Talks – aimed at articulating the topic presented in a quick, insightful, and clear manner. With this concise and efficient format of discussions, you can be guaranteed that your attention will be focused on speakers conveying key information, in a brief period of time, leaving ample time for discussion and reflection. The outcomes of panel discussions will be recorded and published after the conference.
Ecosystem Tours – on 14 September, you can take one of our carefully curated ecosystem bus tours to explore the exciting startup ecosystem in and around Cape Town. Learn more about these tours.
Product Launches – there is no better place to launch a new, innovative product, than at the Innovation Summit where you can be assured of a receptive audience and interest. Contact us if you want to launch a novel product at the Summit this year.
Private functions – if your company is sending a delegation to the Summit, why not make use of the opportunity to host a private function or event, either at your stand or in one of the numerous venues available. The Cape Town Stadium offers a unique and exciting ambiance and is ideal to arrange a meeting, cocktail event or informal networking event. Furthermore, we can handle all the logistics on your behalf. All you have to do is discuss your specific needs and compile your guest list. We will send out invitations, handle registrations, organise catering and setup the branding according to your specification.
Hackathon@theSummit has been a hallmark event at the Summit over the past years. This event brings together coders from across the country to come up with technology solutions to address pressing challenges for businesses, government, and communities. If you would like to run a hackathon at the Summit, contact us to discuss your needs.
Networking Opportunities Galore!
And finally, have we mentioned that this is the place to network. With more than a thousand delegates anticipated, you can expect to rub shoulders with industry leaders, innovators, entrepreneurs, government officials, serious investors, geeks, hackers, volunteers, students, teachers and lecturers, researchers and policy makers etc.