AfricArena Summit

What to expect

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AfricArena Summit is an annual conference that showcases Africa's best startups and innovators in front of an audience of international and local investors looking for world-class talent.

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Unconference

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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. The mission of the AfricArena Unconference is to provide an informal participant-driven meeting giving participants the opportunity for an unfiltered exchange of innovative ideas and more.

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AfricArena Challenges

French Tech Challenge

French Tech is the nickname of French startup ecosystem and all those in it—from bioscience to online...

AIR FRANCE CHALLENGE

Get selected by the AIR FRANCE Team and represent your country at the AfricArena Summit and win y ...

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VINCI ENERGIES CHALLENGE

In a world undergoing constant change, VINCI Energies focuses on connections, performance, energy ...

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HELLO TOMORROW CHALLENGE

The Hello Tomorrow Global Challenge is a world-renowned deep tech startup competition designed sp ...

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SA StartUp Nation Challenge by SA SME Fund

The SA SME Fund was established by members of the CEO Initiative – a collaboration between gove ...

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French Tech Challenge

French Tech is the nickname of French startup ecosystem and all those in it—from bioscience to ...

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ENGIE Africa Challenge 2019

ENGIE is a global reference in low-carbon energy and services. In response to the urgency of c ...

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Sanofi Mental Illness Challenge For Start-ups

Sanofi South Africa’s vision in South Africa is to build a sustainable and diversified business ...

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Sanofi Diabetes Challenge For Start-ups

Sanofi South Africa’s vision in South Africa is to build a sustainable and diversified business ...

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Fantom Foundation Blockchain Challenge

Share with us your business idea to use Smart Contracts and Stable Coins to create practical solu ...

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Old Mutual Challenge

The Old Mutual Start-up Challenge seeks go-to-market solutions for the informal/lower-end market ...

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VIVA Technology Challenge for African EdTech Startups

VivaTech is the world’s rendezvous for startups and leaders to celebrate innovation. It takes p ...

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AfricArena Tour Challenges

Casablanca Ecosystem Challenge

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Casablanca to represent Morocco at the AfricAr ...

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Lagos Ecosystem Challenge

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Lagos to represent Nigeria at the AfricArena S ...

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Dakar Ecosystem Challenge

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Dakar to represent Senegal at the AfricArena S ...

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TUNIS ECOSYSTEM CHALLENGE

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Tunis to represent Tunisia at the AfricArena S ...

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Johannesburg Ecosystem Challenge

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Johannesburg to represent South Africa at the ...

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Nairobi Ecosystem Challenge

Get selected by the AfricArena Team to represent Kenya at the AfricArena Summit and win your flig ...

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Kigali Ecosystem Challenge

Get selected by the AfricArena Team to represent Rwanda at the AfricArena Summit and win your fli ...

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Cairo Best of Ecosystem Challenge

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Cairo to represent Egypt at the AfricArena Sum ...

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Abidjan Best Ecosystem Challenge

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Abidjan to represent Ivory Coast at the AfricA ...

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Cape Town Ecosystem Challenge

We are looking for the best disruptive startups of Cape Town to represent South Africa at the Afr ...

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Featured Startups

Aerobotics
AgroCenta
Arnergy
Big Pot
BizAR Reality
candystick
Coffeebeansroute
CoinAfrique
Dataprophet
Discoverikasi
DusuPay
Eko-Geste
Electrify Network
Energy Intelligence
Fibre
FinChatBot
Gebeya
Gamsole
Gidö
iFileMe
Homefarm
GoMetro
Iyeza Health
InvoiceWorx
khoyn
Lulaloop
Medbit
Mobicure
Ogavenue
Ongair
Oniriq
Ontolligent
PayDunya
PayGenius
Piggybank
Powertime
PrepClass
Printivo
Thrivor
ThisIsMe
The Sun Exchange
The Student Hub
Tambua Health
Tizeti
Talentbase
Syafunda
Story Enjoy
Speak Geek
Solar Turtle
Sokowatch
Sendy
Sea Monster
RxAll
Rensource
Touchabl Pictures
TravelBudds
UTHINI
Vendis
Virtual Drive
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Yimi
Zaio

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