Are you an African start-up in the process of raising fund? AfricaCom might be the right platform for you to pitch your idea or meet the right investors AfricaCom, the organisers of the largest tech and telecom festival in Africa is inviting start-ups to submit pitch video.
The organisers of AfricaCom are calling on African startups to submit a three minute long pitch video for the opportunity to win all access passes to AfricaCom as well as a possibility to pitch at the event. Although the competition is open to all African startups, contestants must have raised less than $1 million in funding, and have been founded in within the last four years. The three-minute video submitted by startups much answer the following questions about the company:
- What problem are you trying to solve?
- How are you solving this problem?
- Have other companies attempted to solve this problem before and if so why is your company’s approach unique?
Pitch videos can be submitted to AfricaCom following thins link no later than 14th September when entries will be closed. Videos will then be uploaded to AfricaCom’s YouTube channel where people can vote for their favourite pitch. The best pitches will go on to pitch their ideas at the event later this year. The conference will take place Cape Town from 13th to 15th November 2018; where as many as 14 000 tech and telecom experts are expected to attend.