MBTN panels support entrepreneurs

MBTN entrepreneurs get to meet funders The panels gave MBTN entrepreneurs opportunities for VC firms, Angel Investor Networks and other business funders to talk about their organisations, and how they support entrepreneurs. Panel: How to innovate in Africa and build partnerships to take ideas to reality Franklin Amoo Founding Partner, Bayliss Emerging Markets Bryan Mezue […]

Africa 3.0 pitch@Palace – Tech Verticals

Africa 3.0 pitch@Palace – Tech Verticals and sectors The Duke of York founded Pitch@Palace in 2014 to provide a platform to accelerate the work of Entrepreneurs. Pitch@Palace gives Entrepreneurs the opportunity to meet CEO’s, Investors and potential business partners. Africa 3.0 Event is supported by Royal Academy of Engineering (RAE). The Entrepreneurs are also part […]

Afrobytes Event Series London 2018

Afrobytes Event Series London 2018   The Afrobytes London event held on Thursday 6th December evening at Wayra UK, with the support of ecosystem partners to connect London and the African Tech community. Afrobytes is creating a new tech ecosystem to connect the African Tech community with other global tech ecosystems. Afrobytes builds bridges between […]

Afrobytes creating a new tech ecosystem

Afrobytes creating a new tech ecosystem Afrobytes Event Series London 2018 Afrobytes is creating a new tech ecosystem to connect the African Tech community with other global tech ecosystems and builds bridges to foster collaboration and innovation. The Afrobytes Series London event held on Thursday 6th December evening at Wayra UK,  London. It was held […]

UK Tech 2 Lagos Road Trip

Beach-head for our Africa market entry! Yup, boxes ticked, we gone and done finished the #UKTech2Lagos Trip. Here’s a highlight and review of the Trip. But remember, Lagos is only the beach-head for our #Africa market entry! Trip Highlights: African Business Angel Network (ABAN) Masterclass led by Tomi Davies, Co-Founder ABAN and Lagos Angel Network […]

The Year of the African Scaleup

MEST Presents The Next Frontier: The Year of the African Scaleup 8 February 2018, @SHACK15hub hosted @TLAAfrica @MESTAfrica event. The investment panel was moderated by Paris Petgrave @ParisPetgrave with panelists Nicole Anderson @NicoleAnMo and Tomi Davies @TomiDee discussing African scaleups and fundraising INTRODUCTIONS The event was Organised and coordinated by @DylanRichts Partnerships and Fundraising Associate […]

The Return of the Native son to Lagos

Join me at the Lagos CEO Roundtable The Return of the Native: Join me on 08 March when I host the Lagos CEO Roundtable at The Bunker on Admiralty Way, Lekki . This will provide a great opportunity connecting the UKTech Africa forum with the Lagos Business ecosystem. Yes, the native son returns again after […]

TLA Tech World Tour Africa focus

TLA Tech World Tour Africa focus The ‘TLA Tech World Tour’ on 16 November, was held by Tech London Advocates (TLA) at HereEast, with an Introduction by Russ Shaw Founder TechLondonAdvocates and GlobalTechAdvocates. Moderator was Ben Thompson from BBC. The event was also the Launch of GlobalTechAdvocates with 8 TLA sister groups, which grows TLA […]

Startup Europe Tech Africa  Road Trip

SEC2A Tech Africa Road Trip SEC2A Gala Launch Thursday 12th October was the Gala launch event before the Africa Road Trip events to bring together Africa and Europe’s tech ecosystems. This was the European Commission sponsored initiative, held at the Tate Modern, London and hosted by Gary Stewart – Director, Wayra UK. The event kicked […]

Our Fintech Hackathon challenge at AfricaTechDay

Team Kollet wins 2nd Prize The Team  was supported by Ade Awokoya at the Hackathon and won 2nd Prize for their pitch on “Data Analytics-Customer Service” for Nigerian Banks. During the Hackathon we developed a wire-frame prototype for the “Predictive Behavioural Insight Platform”. Further to the hackathon, the team has taken action with formation of […]