She Loves Tech is BACK BIGGER AND BETTER!
The "World's Largest Startup Competition Focused on Women and Technology" will be held in 14 “One Belt One Road” locations across Canada, China, France, Germany, Indonesia, Israel, Kenya, Pakistan, Phiilippines, Singapore, South Africa, and the UAE.
Leading VCs, funds and startup incubator/accelerator programs will be present at every round to judge, mentor, and look at the startups coming out of the competition. In addition, a mentorship session will be organized for the finalist startups pitching at every round.
All local round winners will win a trip to Beijing, China to pitch at the global finals happening at the International Conference on September 15, 2018 as well as participate in high-level boot camp consisting of company visits to leading technology companies and numerous networking opportunities with China’s tech ecosystem players.
This year, the East Africa round of the competition will be held in July 14, 2018 at Nairobi Garage, Nairobi.
PRIZES for the global final winner include:
✓ STARTUP BOOSTER PACK: Win exclusive mentorships from leading investors and industry experts, consulting services (China landing, China IP protection, financial, legal and HR advisory, product and technology development, etc.), fast-track entry to partner programs, media exposure, workspaces and more!
✓ SINGAPORE TECH TRIP: Participate in the Singapore Week of Innovation and Technology's (SWITCH) Women in Tech Conference, and visit startup incubator Block71, fintech and blockchain hubs, leading VCs etc. as well as get exposed to China-ASEAN technology and innovation collaboration opportunities held on September 18-21, 2018 (flights not covered).
✓ INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES: Teja Ventures, a venture capital fund with a gender lens and She Loves Tech's official venture partner, and other affiliate funds will be actively looking to invest in the top startups coming out of the global competition.
In preparation for the main competition, we will also be hosting a number of warm-up sessions and workshops.
May 31 | 7-9pm | Info Session/She Loves Tech Networking | Nexus-Free
June 6 | 4:30-6:30pm | How Build a Pitch Deck | iHub- 500/=
June 13 | 4:30-6:30pm | How to Network with Investors | Nailab-500/=
June 20 | 4:30-6:30pm | Presentation & Speaking Skills | iHub-500/=
July 9 | 8:30am-12:30 pm | Village Capital VIRAL | Nairobi Garage -Free
You may attend just one or two of the workshops, but we encourage you to attend all three. Your attendance will also rate you more preferably for She Loves Tech competition.
For those of you who attend all three workshops, you qualify to be selected for the very exclusive and comprehensive Village Capital Investment Readiness Workshop. On top of that attending all 3 workshops will come at a discounted rate of 1200/= instead of 1,500/=
If you are a woman entrepreneur or your product or business positively impacts women, please enter at dealmatrix.com/apply/slt-eastafrica now! Registration for the East Africa round of the She Loves Tech 2018 Global Startup Competition ends on July 2, 2018.
Not a startup? Not to worry! The main pitch event is free and open to the public, and registration to the event will be open soon!
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