Genesys Ignite

Ignite Innovate Iterate

Get up to 30,000 USD for your startup

Genesys Ignite will convene young entrepreneurs/startups, industry leaders, visionaries, innovators, CTOs, CIOs, Engineers, Developers, Designers, and tech enthusiasts.

The main objective is to explore the latest technology trends as it affects the nation and to proffer professional insights, particularly for the participating startups.


Apply to pitch for an opportunity to secure $10,000 seed-fund and join the Genesys six-month incubation program “Genesys StartZone”. This includes working space, mentorship, support, and access to markets and resources.

This seed-fund is to enable rapid scale startups and innovative ideas — in the tech industry expand their reach and increase traction by gaining more access to markets and resources that would otherwise be out of their reach.



Genesys IGNITE will allow industry leaders, visionaries; innovators make presentations and engage in panel discussions about tech trends in their space. These presentations will form catalyst to innovations that will shape Nigeria’s future in the years ahead.

We are on a mission to understand why we need to focus more on knowledge-driven initiatives that will drive innovation in the future.



Hacktober, a hackathon targeted at students, which is aimed at creating an affinity for software development while promoting a culture of collaboration and software development best practices.

The competition will have two stages; an on-campus competition amongst students in selected campuses and a finale that will be an inter-campus competition at the Genesys Tech Hub, Enugu.


For more information and impressions from previous Ignites, visit our website.


Organizer Genesys Tech Hub
Website Visit website
Targets Africa
Adtech, Agritech, Artificial intelligence, Big data, Blockchain, Cloud solutions, Computer software, Connectivity, E-commerce, E-learning, EdTech, Enterprise software, Fintech, HealthTech, ICT, Information technology, Internet of things (IoT), Machine learning, Mobile, Nanotech, New media, Online analytics, Quantum computing, Smart city solutions, Software as a Service