Tech In Business Summit (TIBS) 2024

Apr 3, 7:00 AM – 2:00 PM


WeWork - Coworking & Office Space, 155 West Street, Sandton, 2031

Join us for an immersive and empowering full-day conference for the Tech in Business Summit hosted by Startup Grind South Africa where we will be bringing together the best of technology and business for Entrepreneurs. This gathering will take place in April 2024 where we will bring together industry leaders, innovators, and Startup Grind Members all over South Africa!

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About this event

Join us at the Tech in Business Summit, hosted by Startup Grind South Africa, for an immersive event that promises to redefine the landscape of entrepreneurship. This highly anticipated gathering will take place on the 3rd of April 2024 and will bring together industry leaders, innovators, and aspiring entrepreneurs for a day of inspiration, collaboration, and growth. With a focus on the intersection of technology and business, this event is set to be the catalyst for the next big wave of startups.

Summit Speakers:

We will be bringing together successful founders and industry leaders like Nobesuthu Ndlovu (Old Mutula), Nicola Comninos (Purple Group), Clive Butkow (Conducive Capital), Talifhani Banks (AnalyticsX/Spaza Eats) and many more

Attending the summit will open doors to various opportunities, including:

Investor connections: You'll have an exclusive networking session with investors where you can pitch your business ideas.

Access to software: Entrepreneurs will be given access to software for up to 3 months.

Post-summit support: Get intensive training on how to integrate tech into your business.

Event Breakdown:

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM: Registration and Light Breakfast

As you arrive, register, and enjoy a delicious light breakfast, you'll have the chance to connect with fellow attendees and prepare for a day filled with learning and networking.

10:00 AM – 10:30 AM: Welcoming

Kickstart the summit with a warm welcome.

10:30 AM – 11:45 AM: Fireside Chat with an Entrepreneurial Visionary

Join us for an intimate and insightful Fireside Chat with an entrepreneurial visionary who has successfully navigated the challenges of business and technology. Discover their journey, hear their lessons learned, and gain invaluable inspiration.

12:00 PM – 1:00 PM: Keynote Speaker

Prepare to be captivated by our esteemed keynote speaker, as they impart invaluable wisdom and strategies that will empower you to navigate the dynamic landscape of technology and business with confidence.

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM: Networking Lunch

During this networking lunch session, connect with fellow entrepreneurs, investors, and industry leaders. Forge meaningful connections, exchange ideas, and explore potential collaborations that can propel your business forward.

2:15 PM – 3:15 PM: Panel Discussion: “Innovation and Growth in the Digital Era”

Our panel of experts will delve into thought-provoking discussions on how innovation and technology are shaping the business landscape. Gain insights on leveraging digital solutions to drive growth and stay ahead of the competition.

3:30 PM – 4:00 PM: Keynote Speakers

Prepare to be captivated by our esteemed keynote speaker, as they impart invaluable wisdom and strategies that will empower you to navigate the dynamic landscape of technology and business with confidence.

4:00 PM: Closing Remarks and Networking Session with Investors

As the summit draws to a close, we’ll wrap up with closing remarks and express our gratitude for your participation. Following the official conclusion, there will be an exclusive networking session with investors, providing you with an opportunity to connect with potential backers and explore avenues for collaboration and support.

Throughout the day, we’ll provide lunch, snacks, and drinks to keep you energized and focused on absorbing every ounce of knowledge and networking opportunities available.

Don’t miss out on this exceptional chance to propel your business to new heights. Reserve your spot now at the Tech in Business Summit and embark on a transformative journey toward entrepreneurial success in the digital age.

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Wednesday, April 3, 2024
7:00 AM – 2:00 PM UTC


Registration and Light Breakfast


  • Samuel Ngobeni

    Fottis Finance

    Chapter Director

  • Brian Mlambo

    Akha Ventures

    Ecosystem Builder


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