This is Startup Grind Johannesburg, where great people build great relationships. We don't just host events, we give you a platform to learn from other entrepreneurs, meet with like-minded people, promote your business, and mingle with potential mentors and investors. If you have a business or you want to start one, this is where you need to be. We meet every first Wednesday/Thursday of the month at Workshop 17 Sandton, Johannesburg for an evening filled with lessons, networking, food, and drinks. Brian Mlambo is the Chapter director, feel free to contact him should you have any questions or you just want to meet for coffee.

Startup Grind is the largest independent startup community in the world, actively educating, inspiring, and connecting more than 3,000,000 startups/entrepreneurs in over 600 cities. We nurture startup ecosystems in 125+ countries through events, media, and partnerships with organizations like Google for Startups, AWS, Oracle, etc

The cornerstone of our global community are monthly events featuring successful local founders, innovators, educators, and investors who share lessons learned on the road to building great companies. To date, Startup Grind has helped millions of entrepreneurs find mentorship, connect to partners and hires, pursue funding, and reach new users.

Be sure to join our community to get the latest updates on events, funding opportunities, and competitions.

Upcoming events

Oct 5, 2023

In-Person Event

African Entrepreneurs & AI: How To Use AI To Innovate & Grow Your Business.

Join us for an exciting fireside chat with Jade Abbott & Takalani Madzhadzhi. Jade is Founder of Lelapa.AI & Masakhane; & Takalani is the founder of Ashanti AI, a qualified actuary & data scientist. For this exciting installment, we will dive into the potential of AI and how startups can leverage it to solve pressing issues. Keen to learn how to take your business to the next level? Join us.

Nov 1, 2023

In-Person Event

Tech In Business Summit (TIBS) 2023

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 November 2023 where we will bring together industry leaders, innovators, and Startup Grind Members all over South Africa!

Past events

In-Person Event

Positioning Your Business for Investment: A South African Perspective

In-Person Event

Cocktails & Connections: Sip, Socialize, and Grow Together

In-Person Event (Free)

Free Sales Masterclass: The Key to Winning Customers

In-Person Event

Cognitive Shift: Unlocking the Power of AI in Business

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