All Blog Posts Tagged 'Cape' (136)

SA Innovation Summit Hackathon - Help us find solutions to early learning challenges

To add to the already exciting lineup of the SA Innovation Summit we are hosting a 24-hour hackathon from Friday, 15h00 – 28th August to Saturday, 15h00 - 29th August at the Cape Town Stadium in Green Point.

If you are passionate about tech be sure to sign up where you will have the opportunity to meet and work together with programmers, designers, creatives and ECD practitioners with the aim of creating mobile applications to benefit children most at risk in our society. Entries will…

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Added by Ezlyn Barends on July 28, 2015 at 18:29 — No Comments

Cape Town's Startup Trends

(Original: http://jumpstartmag.com/featured/city-profiles/cape-town-startup-trends)

Take Aways:

1. Cape Town co-work spaces service lower, middle, upper end

2. Some startups worth noting

3. Some curve…

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Added by Alon Lichtenstein on July 2, 2015 at 13:00 — No Comments

Silicon Cape Initiative Startup Profile: Paperjet

Silicon Cape will be featuring a business from our Startup community. If you would like your company profiled please fill out the form here.

Company Name

Paperjet, Inc

Website Name…

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Added by Silicon Cape Initiative on May 2, 2015 at 1:06 — No Comments

Meet the Investor: Vinny Lingham

Take a look at the CV of Silicon Valley-based South African Vinny Lingham and you’d have thought you were looking at that of a serial entrepreneur rather than a serial angel investor.

Well, you’d be right. Though an investor in a number of South African startups, Lingham tells Disrupt Africa he has an “entrepreneur hat” on at all times, rather than an “investor hat”, which he says is “not always a good thing”.

“I get it. I’ve been there and done it and I understand the…

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Added by Disrupt Africa on April 29, 2015 at 11:15 — No Comments

Apply now for the full time Silicon Cape Operations Manager Role - Deadline 4 May 2015

 

ROLE: OPERATIONS MANAGER FOR SILICON CAPE

 

Location: Cape Town, CBD

Education Level: Degree, preferably in Marketing, Communication or Management

Job Level: Senior Management

Experience: At least 5 years management experience

Travel Requirement: Sporadic local travel

Type: Permanent

Remuneration: Market related salary and benefits

 

ABOUT SILICON…

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Added by Alexandra Fraser on April 23, 2015 at 10:13 — No Comments

City of Cape Town seeks startups with workforce development solutions

Cape Town is seeking an evidence based, high impact and targeted workforce development solution for its residents to deliver effective demand driven human development and business placements. The proposed solution should enhance and not duplicate existing interventions.

The city is looking for solutions that address any or all of the following areas:

  • coordination of the range of services delivered across its 2400 km²…
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Added by Natalia Gozdur on April 14, 2015 at 11:30 — No Comments

Cape Town is looking for creative solutions to strengthen the city’s informal trading sector

Great opportunity for start-ups to participate and promote their ideas and creative solutions for city’s need to empower informal trading sector

Cape Town is looking for innovators with solutions to its urban challenges. The Economic Development Department is opening up the city to businesses and entrepreneurs that that can transform public services, accelerate innovation and leverage public…

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Added by Natalia Gozdur on March 31, 2015 at 16:00 — No Comments

New Executive Committee of Silicon Cape Announced

Silicon Cape, South Africa’s largest tech entrepreneurial network, held their bi-annual elections on Wednesday, 25th March 2015. As a volunteer run organization, community participation and involvement is key for it’s ongoing success.

Daniel Guasco, entrepreneur and angel investor, is taking over from Alexandra Fraser as Chairperson of the initiative. Daniel Guasco says, “I am honoured and privileged to be taking over from Alexandra who has lead the organization with some…

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Added by Silicon Cape Initiative on March 27, 2015 at 21:00 — 3 Comments

Become the next Silicon Cape Co-ordinator

We're looking for someone who is keen to help grow their exposure and experience in the community while passionately driving the Silicon Cape brand forward. If this seem like something that you might be interested in, keep reading...

Role Description:

  • Drive awareness around Silicon Cape Initiative and it’s goals
  • Be a representative for the initiative at…
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Added by Lianne du Toit on March 26, 2015 at 18:00 — 1 Comment

Silicon Cape Initiative Startup Profile: MzansiStore.com

Silicon Cape will be featuring a business from our Startup community. If you would like your company profiled please fill out the form here.

Company Name

MzansiStore.com

Website Name…

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Added by Silicon Cape Initiative on March 26, 2015 at 11:00 — No Comments

The Silicon Cape Initiative steering committee - 2015 Community nomination process begins

Nominate a change-maker to be on the Silicon Cape steering committee for 2015 - 2017



We are looking for driven, passionate, connected and collaborative thought leaders to be on the Silicon Cape Steering Committee for 2015 - 2015. Their mandate will be to carry the vision and work of the initiative and act as the duly appointed representatives of the…

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Added by Deidre Luzmore on March 12, 2015 at 7:30 — No Comments

Silicon Cape Initiative Startup Profile: ForGood

Silicon Cape will be featuring a business from our Startup community. If you would like your company profiled please fill out the form here.

Company Name

forgood

Website Name…

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Added by Deidre Luzmore on February 12, 2015 at 8:30 — No Comments

Startup SA Government Support Survey

Hi Startups and Silicon Cape Supporters

Representatives from both Silicon Cape and Simodisa have been invited to attend the Innovation Bridges conference hosted by the Department of Science and Technology at the beginning of next week. On Tuesday morning we have  the opportunity to influence their…

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Added by Alexandra Fraser on January 27, 2015 at 17:30 — No Comments

#GameChanger for the eCommerce "Last Mile Delivery" success rate

iconnix (Pty) Ltd. a South African based software development company, recently celebrated 18 years in the logistics industry - an outstanding achievement in this extremely competitive environment. Backed by a highly experienced and dedicated development and management team, iconnix (Pty) Ltd. has developed over 100…

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Added by Mike Shraga on January 22, 2015 at 9:50 — No Comments

Africa's leading eCommerce Conference & Expo, 3-4 February 2015, Cape Town

Visit us on Stand1 at Africa's leading eCommerce Conference & expo, led by the experts for the industry, 3-4 February 2015, Cape Town #eComConfex #eCommerce , CTICC, Cape Town, South Africa

 

Please email mike@winfreight.co.za for a free eTicket

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Added by Mike Shraga on January 22, 2015 at 9:30 — No Comments

Why the iKubu <> Garmin Exit is Extra-Special!

With the news breaking yesterday that Garmin acquired South African radar startup iKubu, the excitement in SiliconCape can almost be touched. It has been a real privilege being part of the deal team, but here are some of my reasons why this deal is extra-special to me:

  • Franz, Nolan and Denho are some of the nicest guys in the…
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Added by Keet van Zyl on January 15, 2015 at 8:00 — 1 Comment

Hello-tomorrow is coming to Cape Town

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Added by Given Radingwana on December 13, 2014 at 20:44 — No Comments

codeX Open Days: Free access to internet and mentors to learn coding basics

Want to learn to code but don't have regular internet access?

Want to give back to the Silicon Cape community by mentoring coding newbies?

At codeX, we are hunting for the best raw talent to grow into the next generation of African coders, no matter where they…

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Added by Elizabeth Gould on December 9, 2014 at 14:52 — No Comments

This is codeX: Africa's Developer Apprenticeship Program -- Video

Added by Elizabeth Gould on November 21, 2014 at 10:54 — No Comments

SiliconCape Initiative Startup Profile: Cape Coffee Beans

Silicon Cape will be featuring a business from our Startup community. If you would like your company profiled please fill out the form here.

Todays’ featured community startup is Cape Coffee Beans. A recent…

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Added by Deidre Luzmore on September 12, 2014 at 13:00 — 1 Comment

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