Amazing Prizes for Startup Weekend Nairobi 2013!


We are excited to announce this year’s fabulous prizes from our sponsors for the Startup Weekend winning team:

The top 5 teams will be incubated by seasoned entreprenuers and business experts from @iBizAfrica and Genesis Consult. @iLabAfrica will provide the incubation space.

The top 2 teams join the Global Startup Battle Champion’s circle , where they represent Kenya and stand a chance to win:

  • The grand prize: A flight to Google HQ, 20,000 USD in funding, Google plus hangouts with celebrity entrepreneurs and that’s not all. They get to receive other przies from GSB sponsors, get press coverage and promotional support.
  • The Runner’s up prize : A flight to Google HQ, 10,000 USD in funding, mentorship from Google experts and get directly connected with people and resources that will help them be successful.
  • Note: Every team that makes it into the Champion’s Circle will get a Builder pass to LAUNCH Conference in 2014

    Africa’s Talking will allow free use of their SMS/USSD APIs for the participants at the event.

    Google will offer Google Cloud Platform credits worth $2,000 to any team that will be using App Engine, Compute Engine, or Maps API.

    What are you waiting for? Get your ticket now!