Call for Startup Collaboration with MERCK and MEST

MERCK is calling all entrepreneurs and innovators in MedTech and AgriTech to join them on their quest to decentralize and democratize the healthcare model, offering an ecosystem which goes beyond just giving a pill to empower patients to better manage their own health. Through its Accelerator Satellite Program in Cape Town, in partnership with MEST, […]

Leading the Way for eCommerce in Africa, DHL eCommerce MoneyAfrica in Cape Town, March 2018

DHL eCommerce MoneyAfrica is Africa’s biggest eCommerce Show. Having grown by 45% since 2017 and now in it’s fourth year running, the event will be hosted in the brand new East Wing of the Cape Town International Convention Centre from 14th – 15th March 2018. South African online sales recently surpassed the 1% mark of […]

How to Run a Successful Online Business with Seamless Ecommerce University

The Seamless Ecommerce University is structured around the “How To’s” of running a successful online business. If you are new to e-commerce, looking to launch a new e-business, or are part of an online marketplace – this is where you can get started. Our speakers are guru’s and business leaders who run ecommerce businesses worth […]

Venture Incubation Programme Summer School ’18

The Solution Space, based at the Graduate School of Business, is now accepting applications for its Venture Incubation Programme Summer School ’18 (VIPSS18).  Entrepreneurs working on digital solutions in health, education, agriculture, fintech, energy, IoT, religion, sport, news and e-commerce are invited to apply. The Solution Space provide startups with a range of resources including […]

How Tech Trends Will Boost African Entrepreneurs In 2018

2017 saw the most notable rise in accessible technologies and tech-based start-ups around the world. As enterprises seek to provide global services by creating simple, one-size-fits-all products, they are breaking down national barriers and tariffs, essentially levelling the playing field. On no continent is this clearer than Africa: while Africa has lacked essential infrastructure for […]

The Startup Hatchery

The Startup Hatchery is virtual incubator for entrepreneurs, innovators and change makers. We provide a hands-on virtual learning experience through online entrepreneurship training, mentorship and business support accessible anywhere, anytime. The Startup Hatchery empowers entrepreneurs by developing their skills in areas that is necessary to achieve their personal and professional goals and aspirations. We provide […]

Startup Sxuirrel, expands aggressively across SA

Stellenbosch-based startup Sxuirrel, a peer-to-peer storage and space finding solution, has secured seed funding of ZAR2.4 million (US$176,000) to expand its services aggressively across South Africa. Sxuirrel, which describes itself as the “Airbnb for storage and space solutions”, connects people who need space – “Storees” – with those who can provide it – “Listees”. Users […]

IDC Seeking New, Innovative Technologies!

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES IN: CLEAN ENERGY SOLUTIONS |  NATURAL PRODUCTS | INDUSTRY 4.0 TECHNOLOGIES Do you have a new, innovative product or business model? Something that will have a longterm impact in South Africa and the world? The SA Innovation Summit in collaboration with the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC)is presenting a platform to unlock the economic potential of rising industrialists and to grow […]

Launch of Webber Wentzel Ignite – a legal incubation programme for entrepreneurs

Webber Wentzel is excited to announce the launch of Webber Wentzel Ignite, a legal incubation programme for start-ups and scale-ups. As a firm, they have a long history of supporting entrepreneurship and innovation. Webber Wentzel recognises that the future of South Africa requires an ecosystem of innovation and growth and want to make a meaningful […]