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SA INNOVATION SUMMIT

sais'23

3.5k

Attendees

56

Countries & 200 Cities

4 Days

African tech disruption event

150+

Speakers

WHO WE

heard FROM LAST

SAIS hosted an incredible line-up of speakers – thought leaders and experts from a wide range of industries. These speakers shared their experiences and knowledge, all to inspire and capacitate delegates and upcoming entrepreneurs through masterclasses, keynotes, and panel discussions.

MEET OUR SAIS'23 SPEAKERS
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Some of the thought leaders we have had on stage over the years
blade nzimande

Blade Nzimande

Higher Education, Science and Technology of South Africa: Minister

Cathy Smith

SAP Africa: Managing Director

Christine Strutt

Von Seidels: Brand protection expert and partner
guido schwartz

Guido Schwartz

Airbus: Senior strategy and business development lead
james patterson

James Patterson

Aerobotics: CEO
keet van zyl

Keet Van Zyl

Knife Capital: Co-founder

Ketso Gordhan

SA SME Fund: CEO

Matsi Modise

Technolgoy Innovation Agency: Chairperson
michael van straaten

Michael van Straaten

Verimark: Founder & CEO
mmathebe zvobwo

Mmathebe Zvobwo

Telkom - Executive: Enterprise and Supplier Development (Future Makers)

Sacheen Kala

Standard Bank: Head - Founders Factory Africa Partnership
saidah carter

Saidah Nash Carter

Thomson Reuters Africa: Head of Innovation

Thabang Mype

Technology Innovation Agency: Head: ICT
titi akinola

Titi Akinola

Tony Elumelu Foundation: Head - TEFConnect
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advanced biofuels usa logo
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microsoft logo
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uber logo
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aban logo
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public investment corporation logo
imperial logistics logo
aws logo
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SAIS is an organisation devoted to entrepreneurs in all tech industries, all stages, from incubation, throughout the entrepreneurial lifecycle. With a global reach and a local focus, the heart of SAIS lies in its four foundational pillars.
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