VINCI Energies & Total in Africa Fund | Apply Now

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  TOTAL Total is a global integrated energy producer and provider, a leading international oil and gas company, a major player in low-carbon energies. Their 98,000 employees are committed to better energy that is safer, cleaner, more efficient, more innovative and accessible to as many people as possible. As a responsible corporate citizen, they focus on ensuring that their operations in more than 130 countries worldwide consistently deliver economic, social and environmental benefits. VINCI Energies In a world undergoing constant change, VINCI Energies focuses on connections, performance, energy efficiency and data to fast track the rollout of new technologies and support two major changes: the digital transformation and the energy transition. With their strong regional roots and agile organizational structure, VINCI Energies' 1,600 business units boost the reliability, safety and efficiency of energy, transport and communication infrastructure, factories and buildings. Total & VINCI Energies have 2 Challenges, that could enable you to get a booth in the AfricaTech Lab at VivaTech: – Challenge for Sustainable Mobility: Around 450 million people in Africa are estimated to have been left unconnected due to missing transport infrastructure and systems. Limited access to tr...
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  •   Friday, 15 March 2019
  • Viva Technology
  • Porte de Versailles - Parc des Expositions, Paris, France
  • Pan-African
  • Renewable energy, Utilities, Waste management and recycling
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SEED AWARDS 2019 | Apply Now

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Is your start-up enterprise innovative, locally driven, and eco-inclusive? Is your enterprise making significant contributions to inclusive climate change mitigation and/or adaptation? Does your enterprise aim to replicate business activities in another region or country?Apply for the SEED Awards to take your enterprise to the next level. Up to 66 prize packages will be awarded to locally-driven and early-stage enterprises, which leverage their innovative business solutions to solve social and environmental challenges across Africa and Asia. SEED LOW CARBON AWARDSGhana, India, Indonesia, South Africa, Thailand & Uganda 6 Winners receive 1 year SEED Accelerator support & €10,000* grant each 24 Finalists receive 6 months SEED Catalyser support & €1,500 grant each SEED AFRICA AWARDSMalawi, Zambia, Zimbabwe 5 Winners receive 1 year SEED Accelerator support & €20,000* grant each 20 Finalists receive 6 months SEED Catalyser support & Top 5 finalists will also receive €5,000* grant each SEED SOUTH AFRICA AWARDS Sou​​​ ​ ​ ​ ​​ th Africa 3 Winners receive 1 year SEED Accelerator support & €10,000* grant each 8 Finalists receive 6 months SEED Catalyser support & €1,500* grant each ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA You are eligible to apply for the SEED Awards 2019 if your e...
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  •   Tuesday, 02 April 2019
  • SEED
  • Germany
  • Ghana, Malawi, South Africa, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
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Startup of the Year 2019 Grant | Apply Now

Startup of the Year 2019 Startup of the Year 2019
Startup of the Year (SOTY), powered by Established since 2006, discovers and supports the most promising and innovative startups from around the world. Do you have what it takes to become the next Startup of the Year champion? ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA ● Be fewer than 6 years old ● Have raised less than $5MM in funding ● Be an independent company (not a subsidiary) ● Have a working beta product or service ABOUT THE COMPETITION The Startup of the Year (SOTY) competition takes place over a 1-year period and culminates at our annual event each fall. STARTUP OF THE YEAR 1 . Attracts the most innovative, emerging startups from around the world – and has been since 2006. In doing so, we have had the pleasure of meeting and helping to amplify the stories of some great companies such as GrubHub, Groupon, LivingSocial, AddThis, Desk, and Uber. 2. Provides founders the opportunity to grow their startup to its best potential via a global network that includes investors, influencers, and a world-wide startup community. Check out the Daily Dealflow to learn how to get your startup in front of our global community. 3. Elevates inclusivity and embraces diversity; our 2018 competition had nearly 50% women or minority founders.

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  •   Tuesday, 30 April 2019
  • Established
  • USA
  • Pan-African
  • Agribusiness, Business services, Clean technology and energy, Construction and manufacturing, Creative, media and entertainment, Education, Financial services, Healthcare, ICT, Leisure and travel, Retail and wholesale, Transport and logistics, Water, sanitation and hygiene
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Startupbootcamp AfriTech 2019 FastTracks Tour

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Startupbootcamp AfriTech is a Pan African, mentor-driven and corporate-backed accelerator, aimed at empowering innovators. Startupbootcamp AfriTech empowers the top innovative African tech startups, linking them to the fastest-moving corporates on the continent. We are sponsored by Old Mutual, Nedbank, RCS, BNP Paribas and PwC. In 2019 we will be visiting 15 countries and hosting 19 events . Startupbootcamp AfriTech is inviting startups, mentors, investors, corporates and thought leaders t join us at our FastTracks (one-day pitching events) Office Hours (networking and mentoring) and themed Hackathons in a city near you. The 10 most promising startups selected from the applications, will be invited to present their innovative ideas to the Startupbootcamp team and fellow entrepreneurs. Startups will have the opportunity to receive mentor feedback , network with corporates and learn more about the Cape Town-based Startupbootcamp accelerator program. If you're a startup, we encourage you to apply now. With only 10 spots available for the day, the earlier you apply the higher your chances are of attending the event. FastTracks, Office Hours and Hackathons are a one to two-day events which are a great way to meet the Startupbootcamp team, corporates, startup mentors and investors...
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  •   Wednesday, 22 May 2019
  • Startupbootcamp Afritech
  • 1 Sandhill Road, Greenpoint, Cape Town, South Africa 8001
  • Pan-African
  • Agribusiness, Business services, Clean technology and energy, Construction and manufacturing, Creative, media and entertainment, Education, Financial services, Healthcare, ICT, Leisure and travel, Retail and wholesale, Transport and logistics, Water, sanitation and hygiene
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Global Entrepreneurship Summit 2019

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The 2019 Global Entrepreneurship Summit will gather some of the world's most inspiring entrepreneurs innovating in Agriculture, Connectivity, Energy, Health, and Water. GES 2019 offers an unparalleled stage for scale-ups and a chance to showcase their enterprises before a selected group of top investors, founders, funders, experts and policy makers. Be prepared to participate with your drive and ambition and to offer new perspectives on tech solutions to global challenges as untapped business opportunities. Notification of selection to join will be made by March 4, 2019. Confirmation of attendance by invitees must be received by April 2019. Most entrepreneurs will need to cover the cost of their travel and lodging to attend. A very limited number of scholarships are available. There is no conference fee associated with this event.

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  •   Thursday, 28 February 2019
  • Global Entrepreneurship Summit
  • Hague, Netherlands
  • Pan-African
  • Agribusiness, Clean technology and energy, Connectivity, Healthcare, Renewable energy, Water, sanitation and hygiene
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