Jacques du Preez
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  • Cape Town, Western Cape
  • South Africa
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Jacques du Preez's Groups

Jacques du Preez's Discussions

Non Disclosure Agreements
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What's your thoughts on giving potential investors and interested parties a Non Disclosure Agreement to sign, before communicating about your startup?For me it depends on who I'm talking to. Some…Continue

Tags: NDA

Started this discussion. Last reply by Jeanne Ringe yesterday.

F#, OCaml & Mono Cape Town User Group

Anyone interested in starting a F#, OCaml and Mono CT user group? Let me know, I'm keen to get something going...Continue

Tags: .NET, C#, Functional, User Group, Mono

Started Apr 3

Equivalent of Limited Partnership in SA
7 Replies

I'm reading an American book on private equity and venture capital. They often refer to a "Limited Partnership" company. Does anyone know what the equivalent company type is in South Africa? Thanks!Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Emile McLennan May 14, 2013.

Who is using or not using .NET/C#/Mono and why?
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I have met/heard of some PHP, Java & Ruby guys from the Silicon Cape community, and I was wondering who of you are using .NET-C# (perhaps even Mono) and what are you using it for?I'd also like to…Continue

Tags: Java, Ruby, PHP, Developer, C#

Started this discussion. Last reply by Kelvin Munzwa Feb 3, 2011.

 

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Latest Activity

Jeanne Ringe replied to Jacques du Preez's discussion Non Disclosure Agreements
"Here in LA people don't sign them very often.  Most Hollywood types don't either.  The truth is there are a lot of similar ideas out there but it's the execution of the idea, the team, fitting it to the market, that has…"
yesterday
Jacques du Preez replied to Jacques du Preez's discussion Non Disclosure Agreements
"Thanks for that insight Jeanne. Another situation I found where it's not possible to have an NDA, is when you're part of an accelerator program. I'm currently on Sw7, and obviously everybody talks about their business and ideas."
yesterday
Jeanne Ringe replied to Jacques du Preez's discussion Non Disclosure Agreements
"It's a good idea to ask for one, and you're right, VC's and most angels here in the US don't sign them.  It really depends on your vulnerability.  Do you have a patent or a patent pending?  Is your secret sauce…"
Monday
Jacques du Preez joined Robert Stuttaford's group
Jul 1
Jacques du Preez replied to Zakir Hoosen's discussion setting up in Cape
"Maybe try the Resources section on the site? http://www.siliconcape.com/page/resources-2"
Jul 1
Jacques du Preez updated their profile
Jun 5
Jacques du Preez replied to Carl Greyling's discussion Founder partners for Gatfol on Malta
"Interesting name... Gatfol... very close to Gatvol :-)"
Jun 5
Jacques du Preez replied to Sameer Adams's discussion Workflow Solutions
"Hi Sameer, Let me know if you need help with this. I can assist if still needed."
Jan 21
Emile McLennan replied to Jacques du Preez's discussion Equivalent of Limited Partnership in SA
"I believe it would be a (PTY) LTD in South African Terms. "
May 14, 2013
George Gombay replied to Jacques du Preez's discussion Equivalent of Limited Partnership in SA
"Hi Justin, Have there been any further developments since 2011 regarding the "legal" framework within which VCs are required to operate?"
May 14, 2013
Kurt Farao commented on Jacques du Preez's event 'Developing applications with F# and F# on Mono'
"Ok. I will pass. Enjoy."
Jan 17, 2012
Jacques du Preez and Charl van Wyk are now friends
Jul 5, 2011
Jacques du Preez is now friends with Don Maphosa and Chris Oloff
Jun 20, 2011
Duma Mtungwa is attending Jacques du Preez's event
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Camfire Mono: REST Web Services With NancyFX and ServiceStack at Bandwidth Barn

August 1, 2011 from 6:15pm to 7:15pm
Herewith an invitation to the 1st event of Campfire Mono on 1 August 2011, to take place on the 5th floor of the Bandwidth Barn in Cape Town.Jacques du Preez will share his knowledge and experience in developing RESTful web services with NancyFX and…See More
Jun 14, 2011
Justin Stanford replied to Jacques du Preez's discussion Equivalent of Limited Partnership in SA
"Yes currently they fall under FAIS, even though they shouldn't -- SAVCA is presently trying to sort this out."
Jun 14, 2011
Rudi Nagel might attend Jacques du Preez's event
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Camfire Mono: REST Web Services With NancyFX and ServiceStack at Bandwidth Barn

August 1, 2011 from 6:15pm to 7:15pm
Herewith an invitation to the 1st event of Campfire Mono on 1 August 2011, to take place on the 5th floor of the Bandwidth Barn in Cape Town.Jacques du Preez will share his knowledge and experience in developing RESTful web services with NancyFX and…See More
Jun 14, 2011

Profile Information

Occupation
Aspiring Entrepreneur, Developer
What activity, project or company engages you currently?
Neovation
URL to LinkedIn Profile
http://za.linkedin.com/in/jacquesdpz/
Twitter Username
jacquesdp
Where can you be found on the web, Twitter, LinkedIn, etc?
http://www.openlandscape.net

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At 22:32 on June 9, 2011, George Gombay said…

Hello Jacques,

 

Speaking of leveraging Mono and C# for Android, are you aware of the following resource;

http://www.mono-droid.com/

Looks like a useful site, thought you might like to check it out if you haven't already done so.

Regards and good luck

At 14:29 on June 1, 2010, Laura Baasch said…
Dont suppose by any miracle you know of some good RoR developers who happen to suddenly need a job?
At 12:55 on February 28, 2010, Laurence (Laurie) Olivier said…
Thanks for your willingness to assist Jacques
At 19:13 on October 7, 2009, Tobie van Zyl said…
Hi Jacques. Baie Dankie vir jou aanbod. Ek het intussen 'n span mense gekry wat al begin konsulteer het maar daar is nog heelwat informasie wat duidelikheid nodig het. Hoe kan ons mekaar ontmoet? Ek wil meer weet oor banking interconnection of data sharing van bank account activity.
 
 
 

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