DEMO Africa, the launchpad for emerging technology and trends, invites startups to come and experience the future of innovation, find quality deal flow and network with people from around the world who are likely to change the face of technology in the years to come.
Dates: Event holds from the 6th to 7th September 2017. The 5th DEMO Africa Innovation tour, will take place at Sandton Convention Centre, South Africa.
Offered annually? Yes
Eligible Countries: African countries
To be taken at (country): Different Countries in Africa
Type: Tech-entrepreneurship opportunity for startups
About the Award: DEMO is making its exceptional promotional and networking platform available to innovators at Africa’s finest colleges and universities. Full scholarships will be provided to 30 deserving individuals or groups who have meaningful new technologies ready for debut to the worldwide DEMO audience. DEMO Africa is one of the flagship initiatives of LIONS@frica and aims to connect African startups to the global ecosystem. This where the most innovative companies from African countries get a platform to launch their products and announce to Africa and the world what they have developed.
Selection Criteria: All DEMO Africa launch and pitch submissions are carefully vetted and hand-selected. Hundreds apply—but only the best are invited to launch their product at DEMO Africa. Be on the ‘inside’ and get exclusive access to this exceptional group of innovators.
Number of Awardees: 30
Value of Award: Companies selected to participate at DEMO will receive:
- Ninety second pitch opportunity to the entire DEMO audience
- Kiosk space in the DEMO pavilion
- Two passes to attend DEMO
- Extensive promotional support on site
How to Apply: Apply here
Award Provider: Demo Africa