Upcoming African Startup Events, 23-29 March

In the last 5 years, Africa has seen an huge increase in tech events organized by organizations from different parts of the world. To make it keeping up easier for you, we will be compiling a list with most important upcoming startup events.


Ignite Hackathon, Kenya
When: 24-25 March
Where: Start Up Garage, 4th flr Piedmont plaza, Ngong rd, Nairobi

Ignite Hackathon is a highly charged two day mobile application development competition that will challenge participants on the technical aspects of writing efficient code, a well thought out architecture, deployment of scalable infrastructure, application aesthetics and user experience.

Charges: Free entry
Registration ends: 23.03.2012
Sponsors: eMobilis, Nokia, Capital FM

88mph Elevator Pitch Day
When: Monday, March 26 @4:30pm
Where: Start Up Garage, 4th flr Piedmont plaza, Ngong rd, Nairobi

Elevator Pitch Day by 88mph, is an informal event for startups to present their ideas to a group of mentors of Kenyan Accelerator 88mph.

Charges: Free entry, for pitching startups only
Registration ends: 24.03.2012


LaunchCapeTown, Cape Town
When: March 23 – 27
Where: Upper East Side Hotel Cape Town, 31 Brickfield Road, Tech Bash, SA

LaunchCapeTown is a 5day happening that brings together startups, entrepreneurs, local & international mentors and cutting edge digital trendsetters in a melting pot of creativity guaranteed to change the lives of those who participate.

Charges: Free entry
Registration ends: 20.03.2012
Sponsors: City of Cape Town, Cape Town Activa and Bandwidth Barn Girl Geek Dinner, Cape Town
When: Thursday, March 29, 2012 7pm to 11pm
Where: Knife Restaurant, Corner of Century Boulevard and Rialto Road, Cape TownThe Girl Geek Dinner event is a series of tech events that are organized by ‘Geeky Ladies’ around cities of the world. The Cape Town chapter of Girl Geek Dinner launched in January 2011 to bring together the fabulous Geeky ladies of Cape Town, and their male counterparts.

Charges: R165 for a 3 course dinner and a goodie bag
Registration ends: 20.03.2012
Sponsors: Prezence Digital and Suhaifa Naidoo

Startup Weekend Nabeul
When: March 23-25
Where: Rue Habib Thameur, Nabeul, 19

Startup Weekend is an intense 54 hour event which focuses on building a web or mobile application which could form the basis of a credible business over the course of a weekend.Charges: Free entry
Registration ends: 23.03.2012
Sponsors: Safa Younes, Amel Sinini, Taha Sfaxi, Reem Benhafsa, Anouar Attaya, Mohamed Saad, Fatma Mbarek, Mouldi Garali
NB! Are you organizing a Tech Event in Africa? Need to get your word out there?
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