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Unveiling Africa’s Tech Potential to the World

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EMPOWERING STARTUPS TO INNOVATE IN 7 KEY CATEGORIES INSPIRED BY THE 17 SDGS

  • AGTECH

  • CLEANTECH & ENERGY

  • EDUCATION

  • ENABLING TECHNOLOGIES

  • FINTECH

  • HEALTHCARE

  • TRANSPORTATION & SMART CITIES

ELIGIBILITY

Open to all startups that are in operations in Africa. The GlobalPitch Competition is open to all product or service submissions based on a new technology or an innovative application of an existing technology built by the submitting company that has the potential to address one our categories. Applicants must be legally incorporated – or registered – in their country. The proposed business cannot be in violation of any intellectual property rights, including but not limited to patents, copyrights and trade secrets. See the Official Rules for more details.

We do not have any restrictions on the revenue level or capital raised to date. All non-public information in submissions will be kept confidential.

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EVALUATION

GlobalPitch competitors will be evaluated by both popular vote and by a team pop of highly experienced investors, entrepreneurs, and executives. Submissions will be judged based on their quality, ability to address the corresponding U.N. Sustainability Development Goals, and long-term viability. Each application will be evaluated based on the following criteria:

  • Tech for Good and Impact on the Sustainable Development Goals of both the product and the Company’s operations

  • Product Market Fit

  • Product/Service Innovation

  • Team

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