[Update] Congratulations to Pashash for winning the South African leg of the competition in Cape Town last night. Good luck in San Francisco!
The startup scene has been abuzz with the announcement that four African cities have been included in Startup World’s inaugural tour. The competition will be held in 36 countries across the globe with the specific aim of shining “a light on entrepreneurs in emerging markets.” The winners in each of the countries will fly to Silicon Valley to “battle it out in front of a panel of expert judges, to be crowned the world’s best startup.”
Prizes up for grabs include:
Here are the South African finalists pitching in Cape Town, today:
Startup World will be coming to the following African cities next:
Check out this page for information on registering.