Month: March 2019

Startup Accelerators in the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem #Inspire #Connect #Develop

Start-up enablers, hub managers, intermediaries and other ecosystem players contribute to the positive development of start-ups. However, yet they often lack trainings to develop their skill set further. Therefore MASHAV – Israel’s Agency for International Development Cooperation and the Tech Entrepreneurship Initiative ‘Make-IT in Africa’ offer the joint training Startup Accelerators in the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem.…

ABAWT x #Africa4Future Meetup Berlin | #inspire #connect

ABAWT x #Africa4Future Meetup A Better Africa with Tech (ABAWT) and #Africa4Future teamed up in Berlin to bring access to 10 awesome startups from 7 different countries across the African continent! More than 100 people came together at Wework Sony Center for an exciting evening of networking and to meet the #Africa4Future start-ups and learn more about…

Finance and Investment Masterclass #Inspire #Connect

On February 20th, 2019, Make-IT in Africa in partnership with V8 Academy organized a free Masterclass on “Finance and Investment” with a focus on “Raising Capital for Start-ups”The masterclass provided extensive practicable information, knowledge and tips on how start-ups and existing businesses can raise capital for sustainable business growth. See full details here  

Make-IT Tech for Big 4 Design Thinking Conference #connect#develop

An initiative by GIZ under the Make-IT Africa program, attracted over 70 participants compromising students, start-ups, entrepreneurs, financial institutions, corporate partners, government representatives and various other industry stakeholders in the Big 4 Agenda ecosystem. The aim of the conference was to use the innovative methodology of Design Thinking to unlock real challenges submitted by companies operating in Kenya. The Design Thinking…