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UI Voices: Entrepreneur Pitch – Seedstars – WeThinkCode Venture Building

September 7 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free

UI Voices: Entrepreneur Pitch – Seedstars x WeThinkCode Venture Building

About six months ago WeThinkCode Academy launched a pilot to test entrepreneurship as an end point for their graduates with Seedstars. The pilot, supported by E Squared Investments now culminates in a pitch event where the entrepreneurs will showcase the innovations they’ve been building since the start of the programme. Join us on 7 September.
Virtual Entrepreneur Pitch Day
Wed, Sep 7, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM (your local time)

During this webinar session, you will get to hear from three South African tech venture teams that took part in the Seedstars x WeThinkCode_ Venture Building Program South Africa. They will share the businesses they incubated during the past 6-months, focused on solving key social impact problems in Social Africa.

You will have the chance to hear their pitches and ask them questions.

A preview of the ventures:

CartShare: In 2022, the average cost to feed a household is South Africa increased 11.4%. CartShare is a mobile platform that provides consumers with a tool to compare prices of grocery products, view promotions and discounts, and find the best prices on their favorite products.

iMail Properties: Unemployment in South Africa is very high. iMail Properties is a platform that provides funding and training for South African homeowners to build rental units and become effective landlords. After a repayment schedule, the homeowner is left with a lifelong asset and income.

EaziThenga: Informal traders (e.g., street vendors, women crafters) in South Africa experience difficulty in both marketing their products and services and receiving payments from customers. EaziThenga is a platform that enables entrepreneurs to build their digital storefront businesses via WhatsApp, simplifying the way they manage and receive orders and payments.

In addition, University Impact is raising $100,000 in seed funding through our US-based Donor-Advised Fund to help these teams start their businesses. Funding is critical for entrepreneurs solving problems needed most in their communities. JOIN US.

You won’t want to miss meeting these inspiring entrepreneurs and their creative ventures.

Details

Date:
September 7
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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