Europe’s biggest startup event holds event on African tech ecosystem


Europe’s biggest startup event holds event on African tech ecosystem

Seedstars Global

MARCH 11, 2021

VivaTech and Seedstars Africa Ventures bring together experts to hold a deep dive into the vibrant African tech ecosystem



Viva Technology and Seedstars Africa Ventures are collaborating to bring together experts to discuss the status and trends in the African tech ecosystem today. Register here to join the upcoming episode on March 11, 11AM CET:

Viva Technology is Europe's biggest startup and tech event. The fifth edition will take place on June 16 - 19, 2021, in Paris at Expo Porte de Versailles, and online.

Together with Seedstars, a Swiss-based investment holding with a mission to impact people’s lives in emerging markets through technology and entrepreneurship, Viva Technology is dedicating an online episode to host a deep dive into the vibrant African tech ecosystem.

This upcoming event is part of the VivaTech Tour, a weekly online magazine created to discover the world’s most vibrant startup hubs, to connect and discuss with global key innovation players, and to promote collaboration throughout the tech ecosystem.

The session will cover market insights, discussing the market trends in Africa; an expert’s take on the most promising regional startups to look out for; and finally, demos and pitches from exciting African innovations. Seedstars Africa Ventures, the pan-African early stage fund, will be announcing major new capital commitments to the continent’s innovation scene.

Speaking at the event will be Seedstars Africa Ventures Partner Tamim El Zein; Seedstars Africa Regional Manager Claudia Makadristo; AfricaInvest Group Partner Yassine Oussaifi; poa! Internet CEO Andy Halsall, Facebook Network Investments & Emerging Markets Lead Ibrahima Ba, BBC World Service Business Journalist François Wibaux, AfricArena Ecosystem Manager Leo Boisnier and Enova Robotics Founder & CEO Anis Sahbani.

For more information on the upcoming session, visit their website here.



If you would like more information about Seedstars, please contact Michaela Villaroman at [email protected].

If you would like more information about Seedstars Africa Ventures, please contact Tamim El Zein at [email protected]

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