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Seedstar has been up and all around the world , they have been in Africa and their most recent visit is to Bamako the capital city of Mali, this is the first time ever of seedstar will come to mali but hopefully not last with aikocorp winning the first ever edition in Bamako.
Seed star is a switzerland based company who empowers startup companies after they’ve been put together against each other and the best have been shortlisted.
“Seedstars world is a part of the swiss group seedstar and they run startup competition covering sixty-five plus countries emerging and developing markets. their mission is to impact people’s lives in emerging markets through the promotion and investment in entrepreneurship and technology”
Seedstar Bamako took place on Sunday, September 4, 2016 with eight startups shortlisted to pitch
AikoCorp is a startup in the business of service providing, aikocorp allows hospitals and laboratories send medical results to patients confidentially through the use of SMS.
They outshone other startups present at the event in impact hub Bamako, transup were in second place, feuze, a motorcycle registration and insurance device came third.
Pharmoso, E-Keneya, AllianceJ, Orientkey, and HMV are the remaining startups who pitched at seedstar.
Congratulations to aikoCorp has they have won themselves a chance to compete with startups from over 65 countries across the world for the grand prize of $1.5 million in equity investments at the Seedstars World summit in Switzerland later. Other African startups that will be present at the world finals in geneva include kangpe who won in lagos Nigeria edition, chalkboard, accra ghana and south African edition winners will be present in geneva in april.
DATES AND DEADLINES
|Tunis||May 18th||May 4th|
|Cape Town||May 27th||May 13th|
|Durban||June 8th||May 24th|
|Soweto||June 14th||May 30th|
|Johannesburg||June 30th||June 21nd|
|Gaborone||Nov 4th||Oct 24th|
|Maputo||July 15th||July 8th|
|Luanda||July 27nd||July 17th|
|Dakar||Oct 7th||Sept 27th|
|Abidjan||August 27th||August 17th|
|Accra||August 21st||August 11th|
|Lagos||August 11 th||July 26th|
|Bamako||September 4th||August 24th|
|Addis Ababa||September 14th||Sept 4th|
|Dar Es Salaam||September 24th||Sept 14th|
|Kampala||September 30th||August 31st|
|Nairobi||October 14th||Oct 4th|
|Kigali||October 21st||Oct 11th|
|Cairo||October 22nd||October 8th|
|Harare||October 30th||Oct 20th|
|Algiers||October 30th||October 16th|