Egypt / Zimbabwe

Program

Entrepreneurship

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Details

This is a structured Incubator Program focused on grooming the African Blockchain StartUps, to spark creativity and ideas implementation around Distributed Ledger Technologies, insufficiently present in the Local Innovation and Entrepreneurship Landscape of Egypt and Zimbabwe. Qualified candidates will be nurtured through a structured 4-Month course of Workshops, Training, Development, Mentor Sessions and Community Events, through facilitating connections with Investors and leading Blockchain Experts.

Criteria

  • They are looking for ambitious individuals that are forward thinking, innovative, and ready to take up challenges in creating the next Big Thing
  • These individuals must be dedicated, and committed to the project, hardworking, and with strong backgrounds in computer science (with expertise in languages such as C++, Javascript, Python, and Solidity is an asset), mathematics, statistics, business/entrepreneurship, economics, cryptography, blockchain, and any other related fields

More specifically:

  • Citizen of Egypt or Zimbabwe
  •  Priorities are given to Female Applications
  •  Must be between 20 - 35 years of age
  •  Strong business case and market potential
  •  Both idea stage and early-stage (1 year) companies are encouraged to apply

Benefits

The Blockchain Incubator Stream offers a robust set of resources for new founders to use to launch and scale a Startup:

  • Platform Support: Product development support from leading blockchain platform providers
  • Access to Economists: Marketplace and incentive design advice from world-leading economists
  • Business Support: Business development support from top-ranked Experts at the African Leadership University
  • Business Guidance and Investor Access: Meetings with a group of highly successful entrepreneurs and investors with expertise in scaling high-tech startups
  • Demo Day: The program concludes with a Demo Day providing startups the opportunity to pitch their business to investors, experts, and the Blockchain community

About African Blockchain Institute

Africa Blockchain Institute was founded on this premise to promote the adoption, development, and use of blockchain technology by providing quality blockchain education to professionals, entrepreneurs, government regulators, and the public. The Institute was born with the purpose of being an international benchmark for training on disruptive technologies. Our revolutionary study methodology based on virtual presence and practical hands-on in the main projects provide students with a transforming immersive experience.

We partner with organizations and individuals to address their unique needs, providing training and education options that help professionals reach their goals. With an expert faculty composed of recognized world leading experts in blockchain technology, and a peer-reviewed curriculum spanning all major areas of knowledge. Africa Blockchain Institute training programs ensure that students gain the knowledge and skills they need to succeed. Believing in the great value of learning and continuing education, Africa Blockchain Institute is proud to train developers and executives on how to develop and apply blockchain technology based solutions. We empower our students with the knowledge and training required to successfully apply blockchain technology in professional situations.