SiMODiSA VentureTrain GEW (JHB to CTN)

Thu Nov 17, 10:30 - Fri Nov 18, 12:00

Shosholoza Meyl Premier Classe


The SiMODiSA VentureTrain is a unique networking and brainstorming event on the Shosholoza Meyl Premier Classe Train to gather a targeted selection of entrepreneurs, funders and thought leaders in one space to share experiences and debate relevant challenges in the South African entrepreneurship ecosystem with the aim to advance/ improve it.

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) is the world’s largest celebration of the innovators and job creators, who launch start-ups that bring ideas to life, drive economic growth and expand human welfare. This year’s GEW will take place from the 14th – 20th November 2016, and SiMODiSA together with its partners will be hosting a GEW #VENTURETRAIN which will feature a FINTECH theme.

Shosholoza Meyl Premier Classe
Leaving Jozi (Park Station) Thurs 17 Nov 10:30am, Arriving Cape Town Station Fri 18 Nov 12pm. 
Note: Sleeper-Cabins are Twin so most people will need to share / team up with another.

The Agenda discussions will include the following: 
- FinTech in the global and local context: 
- Keynote Address by of one of South Africa’s FinTech pioneers 
- Opportunities and Challenges currently in the Fintech industry 
- FinTech Thought Leadership panel 
- Funding Fintech in South Africa
- A cocktail function will be hosted on Friday evening with SiliconCape Fintech funders, entrepreneurs and support providers (Seperate Costing)

Who should attend?
- Fintech entrepreneurs 
- Local Fintech pioneers 
- FinTech Funders
- FinTech Thought Leaders and Experts  
- Media & Partners


SiMODiSA VentureTrain GEW (JHB to CTN)
Shosholoza Meyl Premier Classe
Rissik St, CBD, Johannesburg, 2001, South Africa
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