Timeline

The Africa StartUp Cup is an extraordinary event designed to showcase and celebrate entrepreneurs from every conceivable industry, and in the process shine a global light on the power of Africa entrepreneurs and startups to improve lives.

The 3 day event includes Africa StartUp Cup’s maiden summit on Africa’s progress in business, pitches from selected winners of StartUp Cup across Africa as well as a great deal of networking with investors, business leaders, governments and the elite in Africa’s growth agenda.

Day 1 – APRIL 28 Day 2 – APRIL 29 Day 3 – APRIL 30
Africa StartUp Cup Summit
15:00hrs Arrival & Check-in 7:00hrs Registration 7:00hrs Breakfast
18:00hrs Welcome Reception 9:00hrs Welcome Remarks 9:00hrs Organizers meeting
10:00hrs Press Briefing/Networking/Coffee Break 9:00hrs Mentorship
10:30hrs PANEL: Power of Entrepreneurship Ecosystems 11:00hrs Judges Orientation
11:00hrs Speaker Briefing: Start small, Think Big, Start Now 11:30hrs Pitches
11:15hrs PANEL: Role of Women in Entrepreneurship 13:00hrs Lunch
11:45hrs Speaker Briefing: Impact of StartUp Cup in Africa 14:00hrs Games & Recreational Activities
12:00 Noon PANEL: Is Technology the New Entrepreneurship? 18:00hrs ASC Awards Gala Night
12:30hrs Lunch Break
13:30hrs Speaker Briefing: The Role of TechStars in Africa
13:45hrs PANEL : Growing Entrepreneurship Communities Focus on Investments and Seed-Funding
14:15hrs Tour of Trade Fair Exhibition
14:45hrs Close/Networking/Selective Interviews
17:30hrs Closing Remarks & Announcements