Call for interest - Challenge AirFrance #1 @AfricArena 2017 [fr]
Silicon Cape and La French Tech Cape Town have joined forces to create AfricArena, an International Africa Tech Conference to connect investors and VC’s from across the world with start-ups from Africa and beyond.
The AfricArena conference will take place on 6th and 7th November at the Century City Conference Centre, and aims to attract 500 delegates, with a strong proportion being international visitors.
Supported by the investment communities (AVCA, SAVCA and major angels and VC Network), it is designed with a heavy content of investors and challenges pitches, as well as panels with investors, entrepreneurs and innovators f’rom different ecosystems.
To attract start-ups, the French Tech created and launched the first challenge with AirFrance, aiming to attract start-ups from all over Africa and Europe to participate. It’s a real opportunity for them to:
Pitch in front of investors
Get free entrance to the event
Win 2 nights’ accomodations (for 1 representative)
We cover a portion of the economy airfare on the most cost effective route to the conference
And most of all:
The winner of the challenge battle will have the opportunity for a potential POC project with AirFrance