The Silicon Cape Initiative is one of the two main partners that support AfricArena.
It is a nonprofit company committed to building and catalysing the technology ecosystem in the Western Cape.
Founded in 2009, it has grown into a recognised organisation that has access to, and represents, the interested of the tech and entrepreneurial communities in the province.
Its primary focus is supporting the development of high growth, high tech businesses in the Western Cape to kick-start meaningful economic growth, build new industries and create jobs. It supports the growth of the ecosystem by attracting the right stakeholders to the ecosystem and by working with entrepreneurs, regulators, governments and corporate businesses to create an environment where startups can thrive.