Pre-selections for the Summit that happened in November. AfricArena scours the major capitals of the continent in search of tech startups that are shaking grounds.
AfricArena is an annual conference that showcases Africa’s best startups and innovators in front of an audience of local and international investors looking for world-class talent.
For the very first time AfricArena will introduce a two-day Unconference in Cape Town ahead of the 2019 AfricArena Summit for you to discover the Mother City.
What Is AfricArena ?
Pitch your business and connect with investors, corporates, and other ambitious startups in Africa.
Well-established companies have much to gain in partnering with African tech startups and AfricArena.
AfricArena attendees get valuable insight from the best minds in business and technology.
"Being headquartered in Cape Town with an exciting vision, we attract some of the best talent and we’ve worked hard to gain the trust of more than a thousand farmers in ten countries. Winning the AfricArena VivaTech Challenge strengthens our expansion springboard into Europe."(Timothy Willis)
"The event highlights the creative startups in and around Africa. It brings together various players in the entrepreneurship ecosystem, who each work together to make a positive contribution to African economies."(Tanya van Lill)
"While the momentum is building, we need more success stories such as those coming from the efforts of incubators and accelerators like AfricArena."(Andrea Böhmert)
"AfricArena is such an amazing opportunity for entrepreneurs from all across the continent to connect and share, building bridges that may hold future partnership, export and market opportunities."(Kerry Petrie)
AIR FRANCE CHALLENGE
Get selected by the AIR FRANCE Team and represent your country at the AfricArena Summit and win your flight and accommodation to Cape Town in November 2019! PROBLEM STATEMENT How innovative soluti ...
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HELLO TOMORROW CHALLENGE
The Hello Tomorrow Global Challenge is a world-renowned deep tech startup competition designed specifically to address the needs of science entrepreneurs. Hello Tomorrow offers deep tech startups gl ...
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Johannesburg Ecosystem Challenge
We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Johannesburg to represent South Africa at the AfricArena Summit in November in Cape Town
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Get selected by the KLM Team and represent your startup at the AfricArena Summit and win your flight and accommodation to Cape Town in November 2019 ! PROBLEM STATEMENT How would you solve a tangi ...
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VINCI ENERGIES CHALLENGES
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 d ...
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Nairobi Ecosystem Challenge
Get selected by the AfricArena Team to represent Kenya at the AfricArena Summit and win your flight and accommodation to Cape Town in November 2019!
Kigali Ecosystem Challenge
Get selected by the AfricArena Team to represent Rwanda at the AfricArena Summit and win your flight and accommodation to Cape Town in November 2019 !
Abidjan Best Ecosystem Challenge
We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Abidjan to represent Ivory Coast at the AfricArena Summit in November in Cape Town
A lot is being said and shared about AfricArena, its partners and tech ecosystems across Africa. Read on to stay in the loop.
Sponsors and Partners
AfricArena teams up with corporate and institutional partners under the banner of utlizing business and technology as a force for good in uplifting the African continent.