Socialising Business Entrepreneurship Education Social Impact
This full day conference will provide inspiration, education and practical advice to entrepreneurs and business owners on methods to scale their businesses, evaluate funding options and engage with the investor community.
The event will feature funding pitch sessions by promising startups, discussions and workshops from industry experts & investors, plenary sessions, networking opportunities and more.
There will be opportunities for VC firms, Angel Investor Networks and other business funders to talk about their organisations, and how they support entrepreneurs.
08:00 - 09:30 Registration and Breakfast
09:30 - 09:35 Welcome Address
09:35 - 10:40 StartUp Pitch: Session One
10:40 - 11:05 Talk: How to innovate in Africa and build partnerships to take ideas to reality
11:05 - 11:30 Talk: Recent trends in Blockchain, AI and Fintech in the African market
11:30 - 11:50 - Break
11:50 - 12:50 - StartUp Pitch: Session Two
12:50 - 13:50 - Lunch break
13:50 - 14:15 - Talk: Fundraising Strategies for Entrepreneurs
14:15 - 14:45 - Talk: Investing in Female and Minority Founded Businesses
14:45 - 15:25 - Talk: How to build a socially-conscious and sustainable business
15:25 - 15:40 - Break
15:40 - 16:40 - StartUp Pitch: Session 3
16:40 - 17:10 - Talk: Building at Scale - Taking an idea and delivering cross border success
17:10 - 17:30 - Closing remarks
17:30 - 20:00 - Networking & Drinks
Barclays Rise London,, 41 Luke St,, London, EC2A 4DP, United Kingdom
MBTN is a global network that helps Africa focussed startups succeed. We support Technology enabled startups serving markets in Africa through mentorship, networking and funding.