Start-up Night! Africa


  • 26/10/2017

  • Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy Berlin

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The Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy is hosting the Start-up Night! Africa. This will be a networking and matchmaking event where we will bring digital African start-ups together with start-ups and established companies from Germany.

Are you interested in broadening your network? If so, do make the most of this opportunity and be a part of the Start-up Night! Africa.

The evening’s programme includes:

  • Welcome address by Brigitte Zypries, Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy
  • Keynote by Melanie Hawken, Founder and CEO of Lionesses of Africa,
  • Pitches by African start-ups that offer creative solutions for the German market,
  • Pitches by German start-ups that have developed attractive business models for Africa, Pitches by established German companies that would like to work together with African start-ups,
  • Poster and networking session with these companies and with further companies and institutions.

26 October 2017, 18:00

Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy
Scharnhorststraße 34–37
10115 Berlin
Access at Invalidenstraße 48

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