The GSMA Ecosystem Accelerator Innovation Fund provides selected start-ups in Africa and Asia Pacific with equity-free funding, technical assistance, and the opportunity to partner with mobile operators in their markets to help scale their products and services into sustainable businesses with positive socio-economic impact. Round 3 of the Ecosystem Accelerator...
TechCrunch’s Startup Battlefield is the world’s preeminent startup competition. The Battlefield features 15-30 top early stage startups pitching top judges in front of a vast live audience, present in person and online. Startup Battlefields take place both regionally and at TechCrunch Disrupt. The winner of Startup Battlefield at TechCrunch...
More than 250 Young female leaders across Africa meet at the Maluwa Young Female Achievers Pan African Conference in Nairobi from September 19 to 22. Outstanding African Youths from all walks of live (Entrepreneurs, civic leaders, corporate leaders, arts and sport leaders) gather to enhance their transformative leadership skills to...
BIO: Executive Profile Afolabi Williams-President, GA (IYDC 2018) Raised in an "Educationist family" downtown Lagos Nigeria, Afolabi Williams graduated from Nigeria's foremost premier institution, University of Ibadan. Beginning his career as a Relationship Officer in Skye Bank Plc., he then evolved to work with African University of Science and Technology. He...
A pitch deck is a compilation of text and images that illustrate a venture’s story and business model. Pitch decks do three things: get people to understand, get people interested, and get people to take action. Entrepreneurs use pitch decks to raise money, build partnerships, sell products and services,...
INTERNATIONAL YOUTH DIPLOMACY CONFERENCE (IYDC) International Youth Diplomacy Conference (IYDC) is an innovation of the Model United Nations Conference. It is a simulation of the United Nations General Assembly, Security Council and other agencies under the United Nations. It combines youths across Africa and beyond to discuss pertinent issues of...
Para quem não conhece-te, conte-nos em poucas palavras: quem é (nome) e o que é Beira Connect? David Franco, um jovem com formação superior em Tecnologia de Informação na Universidade Católica de Moçambique, com um potencial e visão estratégica no negócio, ou seja, um empreendedor em série, sonhador e cheio...