They watched as top SA Start-ups compete for a shot at making it in Silicon Valley or getting funded!
Leading venture capitalists and investors in South Africa met some of the most promising entrepreneurs and start-ups in South Africa and connected with ministers that shape policy and the future of South Africa.
If you are a founder of a business, thinking of starting your own business, an MBA student, investor or at all interested in Start-ups then this is the event to watch for in 2015 for this exciting industry – including almost every incubator / accelerator in SA.
Sipho Maseko: Group CEO Telkom South Africa & Thought Leader
Saul Singer: International speaker, Thought leader and Author of International bestseller “Start-up Nation”
Prof Barry Dwolatzky: Director JCSE & SA IT Personality of the year 2014
Michael Jordaan: Former Banking Executive, Investor, Disruptor and Wine Lover
Vinny Lingham: Founder Yola, CEO Gyft & Dragon on Dragon’s Den SA
Siyabulela “Siya” Xuza: Innovator, Entrepreneur, and Rocket Scientist
Manuel Koser: Founder Zando, Co-Founder Jumia (Nigeria) & Angel Investor
Dr Wendy Ngoma: Former Head of WITS Business School now Deputy Director General at the Department of Science and Technology (DST)
Raelene Rorke: WEF Global Shaper, Co-Founder SpringAge & Miss SA Teen 2004
Keet van Zyl: Respected VC, Partner at Knife Capital and Co-Founder of the Grindstone Accelerator
Aaron Marshall: Founder at Over, UIX & Product Guru
Category: Upcoming Events - non-SAABC