The Accelerator works with entrepreneurs who are solving real problems by creating rapidly scalable business models. These startups take major steps forward with their businesses to prepare for investment. Demo Day will showcase these companies in front of accredited investors and celebrate all they have accomplished during the 6-week program. This event will also be an opportunity to discover how Society 3 empowers startups to achieve more with access to customers, international markets and technologies.
The following startups will pitch at the Demo Day:
Serves as an aggregator, as one single source for a company’s agile workforce. They combine the freelancing market, the consulting market and the internal project organization in one platform .
Taste of Kenya
Simplifying the supply chain by connecting 1000 Kenyan farmers to coffee buyers globally through direct trade. This ensures the supply chain is shortened resulting in a fairer price for the farmer whilst the coffee buyers benefit through better traceability of coffee.
To offer support 24/7, reduce drop-off rate online and provide live testimonials on products. Guuru empowers customers to do that for you. Guurus set their availability and answer questions one-on-one in the guuru live chat app. After every exchange, customers rate their guuru.
Allowing users to launch their campaign in order to ask the community for what they need to realize a project or idea. Exactly as crowdfunding campaign but instead of asking money, the function allows users to ask for goods, materials and services.
18:00 Welcome and Society3 Update
18:30 Introducing S3 accelerator and selected teams
18:45 Pitching in Silicon Valley style
Accelerator Graduates preset their business
Questions & Answers
Society3 is a global innovation and entrepreneurs support organization with representation in 25 countries. The organization provides a global exchange for innovative minds such as entrepreneurs, corporate innovation labs, investors, mentors, incubators, accelerators and innovation officers at governments. It provides a platform for all innovation stakeholder to connect globally and locally, and rapidly improving business success rate across the globe. The objective is to double innovation success rate by 2035 and prosperity in all nations.
We envision a world where prosperity is possible for all nations by increasing local entrepreneurship.
Here at Society3, no problem is too big, no solution too bold, no idea too crazy. If we can think it, we can do it. We are here to make the impossible a reality, for the benefit of our respective societies.