Activity Description

Are you a creative? Junior Achievement Kenya welcomes you to the Inaugural Creative Business Africa Summit 2018, a 3 day summit bringing together a pool of extensive high level network of specialists, global policy makers and influencers, advocates and change agents in the areas of growth, innovation and venture capital as we engage in different conversations on the development of the creative economy which will receive regional and global press interest and raise the profile of the creative startup economy in Africa. Over 11 African National Creative Business Cup winners will come together to identify the most creative startup from the African Region and tackle some of the region’s most pressing issues.  The Creative Business Network will also invite startups and participants from across Europe to share best practice and learn more about the African creative startup ecosystem. The event will include regional leaders in the creative industries such as Magnus Scheving, Founder of LazyTown among others, masterclasses on different topics, a boot camp and a pitching competition to select the regional winner for the Creative Business Cup who will represent at the Global Finals in Copenhagen, Denmark on 26th-27th November, 2018. The 3 day conference will comprise of the following:

  • 2-Day Bootcamp will be followed by a 1 Day pitching competition in front of an invited
  • audience
  • Pitching opportunities to investors and influencers
  • Marketplace, showcasing creative startups
  • Distinguished speakers from across the globe such as Magnus Scheving, Founder of LazyTown
  • Networking cocktails

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