Africa’s early stage investor community comes together November 15th and 16th, with a bonus ‘Cape Town Innovation Tour’ November 17th for the 4th annual African Early Stage Investor Summit – #AAIS2017. This exclusive investor-only event, hosted at Workshop17 in Cape Town, South Africa, unites key stakeholders in the ecosystem from across the continent to exchange best practices, share lessons learned and plot the roadmap for the future.
THIS YEARS’ THEME
This years’ theme ‘START-SCALE-EXIT, F(o)unding Great Startup Teams Poised For Global Success’ focuses on the role investors play in working with startup teams to scale internationally and ultimately exit. Topics key to this year’s event will for example be:
- expanding from Africa to the world;
- building international syndicates;
- taking startup teams from idea to exit;
- angels exiting to VC’s.
Joining #AAIS2017 provides a unique opportunity for you to network with the most influential thought leaders in the early stage investment space and to plug into the African tech startup ecosystem. Learn and exchange knowledge with a network of top investment experts and exchange best practices with like-minded investors. Register now to get access to quality deal-flow and explore co-investment opportunities in the continent’s top companies.
Wednesday November 15 and Thursday November 16, 2017. We will keep you posted about the program.
CAPE TOWN INNOVATION TOUR
Friday November 17, 2017. Watch this space for updates on the tour.
Workshop17 is an innovation and co-working space right in the middle of Cape Town’s vibrant V&A Waterfront. It’s a place where innovative like-minded people and start-up entrepreneurs come together to collaborate towards a better country and continent through various projects.
In good company
Meet the following investors
Your organization not on the list? Contact the organizers on info [at] AAIS2017.com.
Welcoming special guest: WORLD BANK’s XL AFRICA
INVITE YOUR NETWORK
Contact the organizers on info [at] AAIS2017.com. Look forward to see you in Cape Town!