WEBINAR: Stellenbosch University LaunchLab – Vision 2020 and Beyond!

You are probably curious about what’s happening at LaunchLab. We are inviting the community to hear LaunchLab CEO, Josh Romisher share our very exciting Vision for 2020 and beyond webinar!   Please note that this talk is now a webinar and will not be held at the LaunchLab premises.   LaunchLab’s mission is to transform seemingly impossible ideas into world-shaping…

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CubeSpace: Talking SpaceTech, building satellites and learning that running a startup is about people, not technology

We have a mix of hard tech companies in LaunchLab working on blockchain, blimps, cancer-curing innovations and electric skateboards to name a few. But it’s always mind-blowing when we tell LaunchLab visitors that we have a startup building satellites on our doorstep. CubeSpace, is a spin-out company of Innovus, Stellenbosch University’s industry interaction and innovation company. CubeSpace, which originated from…

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Connecting the Dots: From the Big Apple to the Tip of Africa

By Joshua Romisher, CFA   It’s been a wild ride. Surviving the front lines of the financial crisis, starting six companies in everything from rural solar to frozen yogurt, reaching millions with life-changing products. Steve Jobs wisely said, “you can’t connect the dots looking forward; you can only connect them looking backwards.”   The ‘dot connector’ for me has been…

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