Leveraging technology to drive business - The Relaunch

Thursday, March 2, 2023, 1:00 – 3:00 PM UTC

Join us as we reignite our vision to grow the startup ecosystem in the Eastern Cape by leveraging technology

In-person event

About this event

Start-up grind East London is excited to be hosting a relaunch. The theme for this relaunch is “Leveraging Technology to Drive Business,” with the aim of bringing together a diverse group of entrepreneurs, investors, and thought leaders to discuss the impact of technology on businesses and the opportunities it presents. The event will feature a keynote presentation and networking opportunities that will provide you with valuable insights into ways we all can contribute to nurture entrepreneurship in the region.

Startup Grind is the world’s largest independent startup community, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting over 3 million startups and entrepreneurs in over 600 chapters globally. With a strong presence in over 125 countries, we strive to nurture startup ecosystems through events, media, and partnerships with organizations such as Google for Startups, AWS, and Oracle, among others.

The relaunch will give our audience an overview of where we have been and our future plans. The event will be held on the 2nd of March 2023, at 3pm, at the ECDC Auditorium in East London. We cordially invite you to join us for this exciting event and look forward to your presence.

We look forward to your participation in the Startup Grind East London relaunch event and making it a memorable and impactful experience.

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  • Vuyani Jarana

    Ilitha Technologies




Thursday, March 2, 2023
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM UTC

Venue map


1:00 PMArrivals and Registrations
1:15 PMOpening and Welcoming
1:35 PMKey Note Speaker
2:00 PMQ&A
2:10 PMStartupgrind future plan
2:30 PMNetworking
2:50 PMVote of thanks


  • Vuyo Ncwaiba

    VuMaLi Consulting

    Chapter Director

  • Sibongile Booi

    Second Office

    Chapter Co-Director

  • Siyamtanda Hlobo

    Eleglam Business & Digital Solutions

    Business Development Specialist