12 edtech startups teaching South Africans [Digital All Stars]

12 edtech startups teaching South Africans [Digital All Stars] By Staff Reporter on 24 March, 2017  Digital All Stars is a series of articles which aims to celebrate the best of South African digital. The articles, which will appear on Memeburn and Ventureburn, recognise and celebrate South Africa’s best digital entrepreneurs, business people, advertisers, and […]

Startup Safari – Global Immersion Program to India in July 2017

Grow Global with Startup Safari  Startup Safari is a travel immersion program that connects the top African entrepreneurial talent to the fastest growing startup eco-systems around the world. Our programs facilitate cross border mentorship, collaborations and investments for African entrepreneurs.  Key Highlights: – Interact with game changing startups and technology  – Immerse in the fastest […]

Digital Frontiers Institute FinTech Talent Survey

To complete this survey you should hold an executive leadership role, senior leadership role or strategic leadership role.  This survey covers digital strategy, organisational culture, leadership, benefits, compensation and personal, and employee development dimensions.  Click here to complete the survey, it will take approximately 30 minutes to complete.    This survey should be completed by […]

Apply now for the Cherie Blair Foundation Mentorship Programme

The Cherie Blair Foundation for Women was established in 2008, with the mission of empowering women entrepreneurs in developing and emerging economies. Its vision is a world where women have equal opportunities to establish and grow businesses, resulting in a brighter future for women and their communities. The Cherie Blair Foundation for Women supports women […]

SA Innovation Summit call for speakers

Calling all entrepreneurs, innovators and innovation enablers! The 10th annual SA Innovation Summit (#SAIS2017) is your platform to inspire others through your innovation, thought leadership, programmes, processes and lessons learnt; your opportunity to contribute towards making the 2017 SA Innovation Summit the biggest, best and most enabling summit yet! The key focus areas for this year’s […]

The state of African eCommerce analysed at the eCommerce MoneyAfrica Confex.

The 3rd Annual eCommerce MoneyAfrica Confex took place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre in Cape Town on 22nd and 23rd of February 2017. The eCommerce MoneyAfrica main plenary sessions brought together some of the biggest leaders in the African eCommerce space. Opening talks from Google, Uber, AirBnb, and Forrester gave a grounded overview […]

Media24 acquires 10% equity in SA music streaming service NicheStreem

South African media company Media24, has invested an undisclosed amount to acquire 10% of music streaming service NicheStreem. The service focuses on emerging markets and curated music solutions. NicheStreem and its product The service is solely founded by Catherine Lückhoff, who was previously an Exco member of Silicon Cape, as well as chief business development […]