DEMO Africa is shaping up to be a world class event and a welcomed addition to the African tech innovation space. The event builds on historical ties to Silicon Valley and over 50 DEMO alumni launched companies have been acquired by tech giants like Adobe, Cisco, Google, Microsoft, Motorola, Nokia, Symantec, Viacom and Yahoo!
Applicants compete in two of five categories including; Cloud, Social, Enterprise, Consumer and Mobile. Building on the DEMO Africa road show, already innovators from Egypt, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Ethiopia, Togo, Senegal, Cameroon, Ghana, Nigeria, Zimbabwe, Guinea, Mauritius, Congo, Botswana and South Africa have stepped into the ring. With many more entrepreneurs looking to take the big stage, DEMO Africa is set to be a truly pan African affair bringing together the continent’s top innovators and investors.
As the deadline nears, we are already experiencing a rush of applications with many still in process. Please know the final deadline is August 31st. This is your last chance to throw your hat into the ring…..