2019 Winners of Santam Safety Ideas Season 3

Cape Town, 16 August 2019: Santam, South Africa’s largest general insurer, has announced two start-up businesses, DeepData and Cloudline, as winners of Season 3 of the Santam Safety Ideas Challenge.   The judges felt that the two start-ups had the best potential to significantly impact insurance risk management and underwriting for the agriculture industry respectively.  Both winners were selected because…

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FaceBoard: An Edtech Startup Gamifying Learning For All Levels of Literacy

It’s Women’s Month and LaunchLab is celebrating the inspirational female entrepreneurs in our community. One being Abigail Meaker, founder and Chief Brand Officer of FaceBoard, a learning platform using a blend of educational technology, gamification, and social learning. FaceBoard bridges the gap in learning as it appeals to all types of learners. A large amount of the South African population…

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Stellenbosch Digital LaunchLab Talk – Building a Blockchain Startup: The Custos Story

Time: 16:30pm – 18:30pm | Date: 25 July 2019 | Venue: Nedbank Stellenbosch University LaunchLab   Please join us for an exciting Stellenbosch Digital LaunchLab Talk with G-J van Rooyen the co-founder and CEO of Custos Media Technologies, a Stellenbosch-based startup that combines digital forensic watermarking with blockchain-based detection of media leaks. G-J will be speaking to us about ‘Building a…

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