Seedstars Kigali

Seedstars Kigali

SELECTED STARTUPS
Weeks
Days
  Hours
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Local organisers

kLab

Local partners

The Office

Event Description

Around 13 startups competed during the regional event. The top 3 winning startups comprised 1st place winner TorQue, an online management system for wholesale distributors, 2nd place winner African Renweable Energy, which provided mobile renewable energy solutions, and Rusumo Data, which provides farmers with information needed to optimize their harvest. Due to their regional win, TorQue will be going to Geneva in February, as part of the Seedstars World Final Event. Jean Niyotwagira, TorQue’s Founder stated: “We worked very hard for this win and to prove our worth. The competition was very tough, and we are honoured to go to Geneva to represent Rwanda.” 

Program

TIME DESCRIPTION
14:00 Arrival (coffee, networking)
14:30 Welcoming - Introduction speech
14:45 Pitching session
16:45 Jury Deliberation
17:15 Announcement of the Winner - Closing

Regional Jury

Please meet our Jury members

Julien Berthomier

Julien Berthomier

Organizer of SSW 2014

Seedstars World
 Yan Kwizera

Yan Kwizera

Country Manager

Kaymu Rwanda
Angel Bisamaza

Angel Bisamaza

New Product Development Manager

Tigo

Event Location / Map

kLab is hosting us! Head to Telecom House, 6th Floor, Boulevard de l'Umuganda, Kigali, Rwanda to find us. 

 

 


Selected Startups


Finalists

Winner

1

TorQue LTD

Kigali

5
2nd

2

African Renewable Energy Distributor

Kigali

2
3rd

3

Rusumo Data Connect

Kigali

26

Others

Hollanda FairFoods

Kigali

4

Village Mobile moVie (VMV) Ltd

Kigali

2

HABONA Ltd

Kigali

2

Line Apps

Kigali

8

Tohoza.com a product of COM&C Ltd

Kigali

16

TECH250

Kigali

3

Cosmos Multimedia Center Ltd

Kigali

4

OT Lab

Kigali

2

250Estate Ltd

Kigali

4

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