Stellenbosch Digital LaunchLab Talk: Keri-Leigh Paschal – ‘How digital technology can inform and build our nation’

Date: Thursday, 30 May | Time: 16:30pm – 18:00pm | Venue: Nedbank Stellenbosch University LaunchLab   Join us for the next great Stellenbosch Digital LaunchLab Talk with Keri-Leigh Paschal, Executive Director and co-founder of Nation Builder, an initiative within the Mergon group. Keri will be speaking on how digital technology can inform and build our nation.   Mergon is an…

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Stellenbosch University IdeaSmash Final Pitching Event

Tuesday, 14 May 2019 | 17:00 – 20:00 | Nedbank Stellenbosch University LaunchLab   The LaunchLab invites you to the Stellenbosch University (SU) IdeaSmash pitching event in collaboration with the Office of Research and Innovation and the Stellenbosch University SRC. Stellenbosch University’s best early stage entrepreneurs will be presenting their business ideas to a panel of judges. Winning concepts would get the…

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Future Females – ‘The Footsteps to Conquering Confidence in Life and in Business’

Future Females in Stellenbosch is back for our second event! Many entrepreneurs share qualities that are essential for starting, running and growing a business. They are passionate, resilient, focused on opportunities and risk-takers. However, the quality that might have the most influence over the success of an entrepreneur is confidence.    Do you want to learn the steps to conquering full-sale…

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Stellenbosch Digital LaunchLab Talk: The Root Story – ‘Building a Fintech Business in South Africa’

When the news broke about Root building a programmable bank card back in 2016, the article made it all the way to the top of Hacker News. In line with their Fintech roots, Root has built an open operating system for software innovators in insurance. Root enables organisations to sell various types of insurance online within weeks. Jonathan Stewart comes…

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