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SAHARA SPARKS EVENT AT DAR ES SALAAM ON 26-27 MAY 2017

SAHARA SPARKS 2017

TOWARDS SMART SOLUTIONS

Sahara Ventures

Sahara Ventures is the organizer of Sahara Sparks Event. The company is a consulting firm which provides strategic assistance and support on corporate event management, technology project management, human capital management and investment on promising new ventures (startups).

To be successful as a consultant, you must be different, you must be strong, and you must be committed. Sahara Ventures is a proof of that statement.

Sahara Ventures applies co-creation methodologies of solving problems to learn, build and measure solutions before providing them to our clients.

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Sahara Sparks Event

Sahara Sparks is the Innovation and Technology Entrepreneurship event, which promotes early stage companies by providing them with the opportunity to be exposed, pitch and exhibit their products and services, to find investors and potential partners.

Corporate Consulting

Sahara Ventures is a consulting firm which provides strategic assistance and support on corporate event management, technology project management, human capital management and investment on promising new ventures (startups).

Startups Investments

Sahara Ventures link investors to early stage companies with innovative business models and potential to grow exponentially. We help in providing technical and business advice to investors on where to invest, on what to invest and whom to invest and help them track their investments.

RECAP SAHARA SPARKS 2016:
KEYNOTE SPEECH

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May 13-14, 2016 – Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

Sahara Sparks 2016 saw more than 109 early stage companies (startups) participating in the largest ever innovation and technology entrepreneurship event to be organized in Tanzania. The event had more than 600 attendees mostly young entrepreneurs from all over Tanzania who were showcasing their products, pitching in front of the audience, seeking partners for their businesses and all of them hoping to scale their businesses to the next level.

Dr. Hassan Mshinda, Director General of Commission For Science and Technology Tanzania provided an interesting keynote falling under the event theme of "Breaking The Barriers", how can we create an ecosystem to support the growth of innovation and technology entrepreneurship in the country.

MORE ABOUT SS2016 DOWNLOAD EVENT DECK
600

PARTICIPANTS

109

STARTUPS

8

SESSIONS

30

SPEAKERS

HURRY UP! ONLY 400 SEATS REMAINING CURRENTLY…

This is an opportunity to attend East Africa largest innovation and technology entrepreneurship event

Do you want to learn ?

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March 20, 2017 – Register to intern with Sahara Sparks

Register before March 20, 2017 and be part of the organizing team of Sahara Sparks 2017, the largest innovation and technology entrepreneurship event in East Africa. Why you should intern with us?

  • Opportunity to learn how to organize and manage event from expert teams.

  • Opportunity to engage and learn from over 100 startups participating in the event.

  • Gaining new skills; pitching skills, marketing skills, communication skills and working in teams.

  • Finally, it is a monkey business, a lot of chaos, a lot of fun and a lot of learning.

  • You will not do things you don't like to do.

  • We will not waste your time.

REGISTER NOW

DON’T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY TO INTERN WITH US

OUR ESTEEMED SAHARA SPARKS 2016 SPEAKERS

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Sahara Sparks 2016 had 30 speakers from different organizations and companies from different parts of Africa; Uganda, Kenya and Ghana. The speakers were involved in wide range of topics including; building Africa's startup ecosystem, funding for African startups, funding social entrepreneurs for social impact, promoting women in ICT, creating pan-African markets for African startups,the role of fintech startups on financial inclusion and economic growth and the rise of civic tech on promoting digital inclusion and transparency.

Sahara Sparks 2016 had speakers from; Financial Sector Deepening Trust (FSDT), Vodacom Tanzania, Zantel Tanzania, World Bank, Hivos, TANZICT Project, Ispace Ghana, Savannah Fund, Switzerland Embassy, Finnish Embassy, Human Development Innovation Fund (HDIF), Making All Voices Count (MAVC) Commission For Science and Technology (COSTECH), Kinu Co-creation Hub, Buni Innovation Hub, United Nation Development Programme (UNDP), TWAWEZA, EasyHub Accelerator, Smartcodes, Ubongo Kids, Uhuru Labs, Apps and Girls, Nefrids and Tanzaniabora Initiative.

VIEW ALL SS2016 SPEAKERS
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founder at DTBI

eng. george mulamula

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Co-founder at ispace - Ghana

josiah kwesi eyison

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Chief technical advisor at tanzict

Teemu sepalla

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Robert Van Doe

CEO SaharaSparks

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TOPICS
  • Building a Demand Generation Program that Works with Marketing Automation

  • Creating a Process for Visual Storytelling.

  • Leveraging the Best Workflow Technology to Enhance Your Content Marketing

  • Email Marketing: 10 Things You Are Not Doing (and it’s killing you!)

HISTORY
  • Dec 2013 - Present: CEO at SaharaSparks

  • Dec 2012 - Dec 2013: CEO at Sunland ,. JSC

  • Dec 2011 - Dec 2012: CTO at Elite JSC

  • Sep 2008 - Dec 2011: CIO at YOS ,. JSC

  • Sep 2006 - Sep 2008: Web Developer at Joomlord

Thanks for watching!
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Managing director at Tanzania Bora

Abela Bateyunga

our 2016 theme was
"Breaking the barriers"

2017 theme
"towards smart solutions"

EVENT SPONSORS SPECIAL THANKS

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  • Our office hours
    Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Visit us at our office

    3rd Floor, Moyo Health Center,
    Near Open University,
    Kawawa Road Kinondoni B,
    Dar es salaam, Tanzania

  • Email

    operations@saharasparks.com