Are you doing the responsible innovation needed to significantly improve the environment and society, while also being a great investment ? Are you raising capital and want global visibility for our innovations? Do you want to collaborate with corporations and receive world-class mentorship?
Atlantica Ventures, EchoVC Partners and Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) are co-hosting a regional competition that culminates on 31 March 2022, where outstanding startups will be evaluated and awarded.
The top 3 startups of XTC AFRICA will advance as Finalists in the worldwide Extreme Tech Challenge, the largest competition for startups addressing UN sustainable development goals through responsible innovation.
As an XTC Global Finalist, the startup will get an opportunity to connect with XTC partners – investors and corporations – for potential investments and collaboration, as well as pitch to an esteemed panel of judges in each of the 10 categories below, with the potential to advance from there to the Global Finals in June 2022
Application Deadline: March 15, 2022
Finals Event: March 31, 2022
Who Can Apply?
Startups from throughout the continent of Africa with innovations in any of the following categories are welcome to apply to XTC Africa.
Agtech & Food
Biotech & Medical Devices
Cleantech, Energy and Environment
Sustainable Smart Cities
XTC Africa Regional Finals will be held on March 31, 2022