The 2016 MTN solution space mobile tech startup boot-camp for entrepreneurs is open and is inviting applications from suitably qualified (see eligibility below) entrepreneurs in mobile tech fields as well as other fields deploying mobile tech solution.
The Solution Space was born through a partnership with the MTN Group at the University of Cape Town Graduate School of Business. Started in 2014, the programme seeks to inspire, nurture and equip the next generation of leaders to build a better future. Through learning, venturing and exchanging, these leaders will turn extraordinary ideas into reality – changing the world around them and challenging others to do the same.
The MTN solution space mobile tech startup boot-camp targets startups with focus but not limited to mobile commerce, entertainment, and financial management with potential integration and potential to run proof of concepts pilots with Telcos from across Africa.
Benefits of participating in the MTN solution space mobile tech startup boot-camp include:
- Access to funding to expand your tech business
- Opportunity to develop partnership and network with potential clients and suppliers for the purpose of scaling up your business.
- Chance to get connected with and learn from great teachers and mentors in your niche
- And most importantly, opportunity to pitch your business idea before potential investors. The Pitch Showcase provides you the rare opportunity of showcasing your idea at AfricaCom which is Africa’s leading platform for networking, business development and showcasing of IT or IT-related solutions.
This represents an opportunity to take your business to the next level. So, apply now!
Deadline for submission of application: November 6, 2016
Announcement of Successful applicants and prospective participants at the boot-camp: Nov. 11, 2016
Programme date: November 14th, 2016 to November 16th, 2016.
Visit the 2016 MTN solution space mobile tech startup boot-camp application portal now to apply.
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