Case Foundation’s Pitch for Lagos event will hold tomorrow, July 30th, with a group of pre-selected startups vying for the $50,000 cash prize.
Organised in partnership with the Co-Creation Hub, EchoVC, Lagos Startup Week and Africa 2.0, the program is aimed at “celebrating entrepreneurship in Nigeria”.
“Pitch for Lagos will celebrate Nigeria’s entrepreneurial communities, convening leaders and discussing the future of Lagos’ start-up and impact investing scene,” the organisers said.
The event will hold at the Co-Creation Hub in Yaba. The agenda is as follows:
2:30pm: Fireside chat introducing the competition and the importance of entrepreneurship ecosystems
3:30pm: Pitch event with select startups across sectors
5:00-6:30pm: Reception and prize announcement.
Case Foundation is a United States-based investment outfit founded by AOL co-founder Steve Case and his wife Jean Case. The foundation recently awarded a $25,000 cash prize to Wanjo Foods in a pitch event held for startups in Ghana.