We are Hosting Phebeon Vera

Thursday, October 28, 2021, 3:30 – 5:00 PM UTC

Join us on Thursday the 28th of October as we host our End of Year Event with Phebeon Vera, founder of Opencharge. The even will take place at The Watershed 17 Dock Road Waterfront and it will start at 17:30 for 18:00. Make sure you don't miss this opportunity to learn from a successful founder and engage, connect and meet other entrepreneurs and our team. Food and beverages will be provided.

About this event

Startup Grind UCT is hosting an in person event at The Watershed V&A Waterfront with successful founder and entrepreneur Phebeon Vera who is the Founder and CEO/CTO at Opencharge. Opencharge is a cloud-based wireless charging platform that delivers convenient wireless power as a service to consumers on the go and connects brands to these consumers. 

Phebeon is a University of Cape Town Alumni and he previously Co-founded a Startup that built speech codes used in Microsoft Xbox, Sony Playstation, and Zoll Medical defibrillators.

Join us for what promises to be an exciting and interactive event. Get a chance to meet the Startup Grind UCT team behind all the events, engage and ask questions to our guest speaker and connect with other people who are likeminded and are aspiring entrepreneurs as well as sponsors that will be present. There will  be food and beverages provided free of charge. 

Date: 28th October 2021 (Thursday)

Time: 17:30 for 18:00 (1 hour event)

Venue: The Watershed 17 Dock Road, Waterfront, Cape Town

Dress code: Smart Casual

Make sure to RSVP for the Event because the venue has limited capacity. 

Look forward to seeing some of you there!

Startup Grind Team

About Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Month

This month Startup Grind is celebrating DEI month, presented with SVB and supported by Comcast NBCUniversal LIFT Labs. DEI stands for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion; 31 days to emphasize the importance of diversity across our global startup ecosystem, and what it means to all of us. We are so excited to take this time to recognize and amplify the voices of leaders in our globally diverse communities, providing a platform for those that may not have been heard previously.

In addition to this event, you can also view Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Month events taking place across our global startup community here or register for our Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Summit here.

Check out what happened



Thursday, October 28, 2021
3:30 PM – 5:00 PM UTC

Venue map


  • Tumelo Noah

    Startup Grind University of Cape Town

    Chapter Director