The Africa Women Innovation and Entrepreneurship Forum (AWIEF) gathers Africa’s established and next-generation female entrepreneurs and women in business, social entrepreneurs, innovators, SMEs and MSMEs, business associations, NGOs, governments and the private sector to deliberate on innovative...

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The Technology Station in Chemicals (TSC) offers a wide range of services designed to assist SMEs in the Chemical sector. The Station is located at the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT), GaRankuwa campus and is supported by the Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Departments of TUT. TUT's

Propella is one of the first business hubs in South Africa to be fully geared for Business 4.0.

Exciting new IT and advanced manufacturing businesses share the same building to encourage cooperation between innovators in both sectors.

Support for the development of technologies for Smart

According to UN 2018 Revision of the World Urbanization Prospects data, the global rural population is now close to 3.4 billion and is expected to rise slightly and then decline to 3.1 billion by 2050. Africa and Asia are home to nearly 90% of the world’s rural population in 2018. India has the...

The Bpifrance Challenge has opened 2020 applications for African startups looking to expand to France and Europe. The challenge is for startups looking to raise funds, between €1 and €3 million, to finance that expansion

The requirements are to have either small ongoing operations in France and/or Europe or to have some tangible actions done to prepare this expansion (partnerships secured, letters of intent from customers.)Submission Requirements for the Bpifrance Challenge


(i) Startups must be based or mainly operating in Africa.

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We deliver tailor-made costing and revenue models engineered specifically to improve your profitability and provide clarity around your net margins, resource usage and sales targets.
Ideal for forward-thinking entrepreneurs that have found product-market fit and are looking to accelerate growth.

Biosand filter (BSF) is a point-of-use water treatment system adapted from traditional slow sand filters. BSF remove pathogens and suspended solids from water using biological and physical processes that take place in a sand column covered with a biofilm. The invention is found to be 100% in...

The proposed product offering takes advantage of the free ISM spectrum band to ensure a hybrid of short and long-range connectivity as well as high data rate applications suitable for affordable broadband connectivity provision to under-serviced areas of different and unique settlement patterns in...

Kalon Venture Partners invests in- and builds a portfolio of high growth technology companies, with innovative business models, geared to existing and emerging institutions and their customers.Kalon Venture Partners invests growth capital in the form of equity to be utilised to assist established...

Kingson Capital offers venture capital funding and investment for an equity stake.