The Co-Creation Hub (CcHUB) PitchDrive will showcase the best of African start-up ecosystems selected from across the continent and all on a mission to inspire and be inspired to grow. These elite start-up founders from across Africa will be able to explore the incredible world of European start-up ecosystems through the eyes of the Google for Entrepreneurs partners in London, Amsterdam, Berlin, Zurich and Paris.
18 Jun 2017
15 elite start-ups will be selected to spend 3 weeks pitching to over 300 pre-qualified investors across 5 European cities. With the support of Google for Entrepreneurs partners, the aim is to raise a minimum of 20 million Euros in funding.
OTHER KEY DATES
Pitch Drive Tour Dates:
London: August 14th – 17th, 2017
Amsterdam: August 18th – 21st, 2017
Berlin: August 22nd – 25th, 2017
Zurich: August 26th – 29th, 2017
Paris: August 31st – September 6th, 2017
Central African Republic
Congo, Dem. Rep.
Egypt, Arab Rep.
Sao Tome and Principe
Note that while some organisers may accept applications from all around the world, you may still be required to travel to the host country in order to take part in the later stages of a competition for instance, or you may be required to live there for a period of time to take part in a funded programme (e.g. scholarship, incubator, accelerator).