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MindCET Accelerator Demo Day #8 – Online Event

MindCET Accelerator's first online batch is coming to its final stage! Join us for our online demo day, and meet 8 amazing Edtech startups. About this Event MindCET Accelerator's first online batch is coming to its final stage! Join us for our online demo day, and meet 8 amazing Edtech startups. *An event link will be sent to you a few hours before the event begins. The Startups: Alpe - an on-the-go learning app, that leverages audio and interactive learning techniques My nursery - a full schedule of activities and resources for 0-6 year olds that are appropriate to the individual child’s interests and development level. EyeKnow - An AI/Computer Vision software platform that automatically...

Join the Samsung Enterprise Development Programme Growing South Africa through entrepreneurship

Samsung South Africa has announced its EEIP (Equity Equivalent Investment Programme) plans, aimed at empowering previously disadvantaged South Africans, with a focus on women and youth-led startups. The programme initiatives are set to strengthen black economic empowerment through enterprise development, thus boosting economic growth and job creation. The programmes are formulated to make a measurable difference and are aligned to the overarching objectives of the NDP Vision for 2030 and the Gauteng Township Economy Revitalisation Strategy. The aim is to find and support — through grant funding — high potential entrepreneurs to help them grow their businesses sustainably. In addition, a focus on establishing black businesses in the heart of...

Develop An Understanding Of How To Sell To The C-Suite

Understanding that today’s C-Level Executives are busy and focused on delivering results to stakeholders and shareholders is important, and gaining access to them has become an extremely difficult task for sales executives. Selling to IT to C-level executives is not easy. To be a successful Sales VP, Sales Manager or Sales Executive you have to adapt your approach and understand your customer’s industry, company and buying motivations. When you start selling to CEO’s, CIO’s or CTO’s the rules change; They employ seasoned gatekeepers and are inundated with technical sales calls. Nonetheless, those who make a good living selling technology solutions to CxOs have learned that there are...

The role of energy storage in microgrids

Meeting rising electricity demand in a globalised and continuously electrified society while decarbonizing energy generation to protect our climate are triggering the demand for new approaches in the energy sector. Microgrids based on renewable sources can be one approach to secure local energy supply while meeting economic and ecological targets. Storage technologies play a key role in the successful integration of these renewable sources, both on- and off-grid. Different energy storage technologies are available, in different sizes and for different purposes. This webinar will give you an overview about these technologies and their characteristics. We will further focus on Li-ion battery storage systems and their...

Daily Digest Tuesday, 14 July 2020

Funding in North Africa Launch of the 2020 North Africa Economic Outlook report The North African Bureau of the African Development Bank will launch the 2020 edition of the North Africa Economic Outlook Report virtually on Tuesday, 14 July 2020 at 15:00 (Tunis). This third edition of the report is one of the Bank’s flagship publications and provides an overview of North African economies, based on a regional approach to development. The theme for the 2020 launch is “Developing the workforce and skills for the future”. Read more Funding In West Africa DisCos seek CBN funding for massive roll-out of meters to consumers A Central Bank-funded massive roll-out of meters would...

Webinar- “The new necessary” for managing front-line employees

Summary The pandemic exposed critical gaps for many businesses, specifically a lack of a direct connection to hourly workers at the frontline. The most critical needs were around the ability to connect and educate frontline workers with traceable and auditable communications, training, and scheduling while keeping customers and employees healthy and safe. As businesses restart, another set of issues is coming centered on employee financial stress, retention, and the impact on customer experience. In the USA alone, 78% of workers live paycheck-to-paycheck. We have partnered with some of our world-renowned brands to develop ExpressPay as a benefit within our Digital Workplace solution, delivering the ability to drive the...

Enter the 2020 MTN Business App of the Year Awards

Aspiring entrepreneurs and digital innovators are encouraged to apply for The MTN Business App of the Year Awards.  As an annual event, the MTN Business App of the Year Awards has added the launched the MTN Business App Academy, which is a dedicated app development and coding initiative.  The winner will win a trip valued at R200 000 to a tech-related destination Aiming to mentor and upskill aspiring talent for a career in app development, The MTN Business App Academy will provide a six-week online coding programme. This programme feeds into a new category for the app awards, specifically for the developers who went through the academy. This new academy...

Daily Digest Friday, 10 July 2020

Funding in West Africa The Gambia Electricity Restoration and Modernization Project Receives Funding The government of the Republic of The Gambia has received US$ 43M worth of funding to support the implementation of its Electricity Restoration and Modernization Project abbreviated as GERMP. The funds were received from the International Development Association (IDA), a subsidiary of the World Bank Group, through its 18th replenishment “thereby increasing the Bank’s initial financing envelope for the West African country by 20 per cent”. Read more...

Blockchain startups can apply for $100k seed funding from UNICEF Innovation Fund

The UNICEF Innovation Fund is looking to make equity-free investments of up to US$100,000 in early-stage blockchain startups that have the potential to benefit humanity. UNICEF runs a host of different innovation fund, with the latest one open to any startup registered in one of UNICEF’s programme countries with a working, open-source blockchain prototype that is showing promising results. The fund is looking to invest in companies developing blockchain-based software solutions, and using distributed ledger tech in new, groundbreaking ways that are scalable and globally applicable. Tunisian startup Utopixar was a recipient of such a grant back in 2018. Selected startups will receive up to US$100,000 in equity-free seed funding, which is...

Daily Digest Wednesday, 8 July 2020

Funding In East Africa “GET IT,” Local Start-up secures additional venture capital funding Lauren Russell Nkuranga, the founder of GET IT, a commercial food distribution service company based in Rwanda, says that investors still have appetite for the country despite Covid-19 pandemic. Nkuranga’s startup completed its Series A funding – the first significant round of venture capital financing Read more Funding In Africa Africa attracted $338mln in private equity investments in June 2020  Companies operating in Africa raised a total of $337.7 million in private equity investments in June 2020, we learned. This does not include the asset management subsidiary of Investec (Ninety One) and the $597 million fund...

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