Pitch Slam Competition 2021

University of Cape Town
Wed, Sep 22, 6:00 PM (SAST)

About this event

The Pitch Slam Competition is a Student Pitching competition hosted by Startup Grind UCT. This event gives young aspiring student entrepreneurs a chance to take their business idea to the next level and a chance to win amazing prizes to help fund their business. 

Participants will get a chance to Pitch their business idea to 5 incredible Judges from across the country who have done well in the field of entrepreneurship and are founders and Co-founders of their own businesses. The participants will not only get the opportunity to Pitch in front of these Judges but they will also stand a chance to win amazing Prizes valued at up to R40 000, including a R20 000 Cash Prize.

The Judges for this year's competition will be; Sibu Mabena the founder of Duma Collective, Jack O'Reilly the founder of O'Reilly Law, Mashudu Modau the founder of Lutcha & Founders Sauce, Francois Herbst the Co-founder of House of Growth and Carel Nolte Founder of CN&CO. 

Event Details:

Date: 22nd September 2021 (Wednesday)

Place: Bevy (Virtual)

Time: 18:00

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  • Lindo Goge

    Lindo Goge

    Startup Grind UCT

    Chapter Director

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  • Tebogo Mabusela

    Tebogo Mabusela

    Startup Grind UCT

    Co-Director

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  • Anisa Matshikiza

    Anisa Matshikiza

    Startup Grind - University of Cape Town chapter

    Events co-ordinator

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  • Awethu Gawulekapa

    Awethu Gawulekapa

    Start-Up Grind UCT Chapter

    Events co-ordinator

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  • Sesi Nxumalo

    Sesi Nxumalo

    Head of Marketing

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