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CHALLENGE #5 – FRENCH SOUTH AFRICAN TECH LABS

Brief

YOU WANT TO BE PART OF THE FRENCH TECH ADVENTURE & BECOME A POWERFUL CHANGE-MAKERS IN SOUTH AFRICA?

Convince us with YOUR idea/solution/service!


**What is the French South African Tech Labs says**


Whether your idea relates to Smart Education, Smart Commerce, Smart City, Smart Media, Smart Home, then don’t look further!

Apply to this challenge and you’ll have the chance to get in the bus of an incredible adventure by winning a spot at FSAT Labs!

Be ready!

We believe there are great future entrepreneurs here in South Africa. Our goal is to help you transform ideas and projects into sustainable businesses! By mixing French know-how with the exceptional entrepreneurial mindset in South Africa, we believe we can help you in your journey to success!

 


**How does the FSAT Labs Assists you in your journey?**


 

 


**Top 3 reasons why attend Africarena**


**The event will offer a unique platform for 50 of the very top African start ups to pitch on open innovation challenges and to investors**

**Given the variety of investors present from the VC, Angels and Private Equity community in African and Europe, it is an opportunity for startups to meet many potential investors**

**The event is a great networking opportunity the leaders of the African tech industry (incubators, entrepreneurs,) but also with key people in innovation positions in large international business**

 

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About The French South African Tech Labs

The French South African Tech Labs is a new service for entrepreneurs who desire to become powerful changemakers. Created from a partnership between Methys and SEDA as well as part of the French Tech Ecosystem, the French South African Tech Labs (FSAT Labs) is an incubator and accelerator for French and South African tech start-ups. Incubated projects address 5 key focus areas reflecting the specialisation fields of its founding members: SMART City / SMART Home / SMART Commerce / SMART Media / SMART Education. For more information : http://fsatlabs.co.za/

Rewards

Tickets

Free tickets to the Africarena 2017 Conference.

Pitch

Selected start-ups – around 10 – will take part in a Investors Pitching  Competition during the 2 days of the event.

Winners

The three winners of these selected startups at this Investors Pitching Competition will have the chance to integrate the FSAT Labs incubator.

Which means :

  • 6 months of FREE incubation
  • Development of a minimum viable product (MVP)
  • Access to SEDA network of incubator and conferences

 

Selection Criteria

Geographic area

These startups needs to come from South-Africa

Tech-related

We want to source from Tech startup in every activity sector, such as Smart city, Smart Commerce, Smart Media, Smart Education, Smart Education, etc.

Submission Requirements

  • Pitch deck – Max 8 slides

Last day of Submission – Thursday 2nd of November – Midnight.

Apply Now