Seedstars world, the international seed-stage startup competition seeking to give startups from emerging market a platform for exposure and growth will be setting up camp in Kampala, Uganda. The Seedstars Kampala competition will be taking place this September 11 at the Outbox Hub, kicking off at 4 PM – 9 PM.
Previous startups that participated in the competition managed to raise more than $20 million collectively. The companies that started as a result of the competition have provided jobs to more than 360 employees around the world.
To make this event possible, Seedstars World partnered with Google for Entrepreneurs and Stanbic Bank to nominate the teams that will be representing Uganda in the final competition to be held in Geneva.
The following are the successful startups that will pitch at the Seedstars Kampala competition:
Yoza: A mobile app that connects people with dirty laundry to people that offer laundry washing services. The app works by giving the two parties their locations on the map.