Are you a South African startup that’s solving real-world problems in business, government, or society through blockchain, cryptocurrency, DeFI, decentralization, or NFTs?
Through the programme, you will:
- Pitch your ideas at the SA Innovation Summit 2023.
- Gain access to market support, startup prizes, and investment readiness training.
- Attend impact masterclasses organised by SEIF – Driving Impact Innovation and network with industry leaders.
- Secure investment funding to fuel your growth and make a lasting impact.
- Network during an exclusive Cape Town Ecosystem Tour
The requirements for participation in the Swiss-South Africa Blockchain Innovation Challenge are as follows:
- You must be a Swiss or South African citizen.
- There are no age restrictions; all passionate individuals are encouraged to apply.
- Startups from any industry are welcome to participate.
- Your startup should be in the early stages, ranging from Seed to Pre-Series A and Series A.
- Each startup should have at least two cofounders (female founders are highly encouraged to apply).
- Your product should be either a conceptual idea or a working minimal value product, showcasing boldness, innovation, and significant impact.
- You should have substantial income available for review, including revenue, funding, or bootstrapping.
This is your chance to make a lasting impact in the world of blockchain technology. Don’t miss out on this remarkable opportunity to connect with industry experts, gain valuable insights, and propel your startup to new heights.
Introducing the Inventors Garage Competition, a remarkable event that shines at every summit. It presents you with a platform to display your product, prototype, or minimum viable product.
Ten exceptional entrepreneurs will be selected to exhibit their groundbreaking innovations at the highly anticipated #SAIS’23. This isn’t just about showcasing creativity; it’s a golden opportunity to garner attention from potential investors and customers, expanding your network and amplifying your success.
Enter now and stand a chance to compete and showcase your invention at #SAIS’23.
Apply today to join the Art of Pitching online course in September prior to the Summit and receive a complimentary ticket to SAIS’23 upon course completion.
The Art of Pitching is a condensed programme offered by the TechTribe Accelerator designed to assist entrepreneurs in crafting compelling pitch decks and mastering the skill of storytelling for diverse audiences, including potential investors and customers. This programme also aims to boost your confidence and prepare you for Q&A sessions in various settings. By participating, you will gain access to online resources and have the opportunity to attend webinars and gain valuable insights from industry leaders and pitch experts. Completing this course and attending SAIS’23 will undoubtedly enhance your networking prowess.
The TTA’s Venture Building Curriculum goes courses beyond learning. It is designed to be guided by practical steps that produce the insights you need to succeed, and you build your venture while doing it.
Join our community events and collaborate with African innovators to gain valuable insights, support, and resources for your entrepreneurial journey towards making a positive impact.