A third space where academia meets industry.
"Business as usual" will never do the extraordinary, and only extraordinary can change the world.
Traditionally, a business would build a product and hope to find customers who want to buy it. Aggressive marketing tactics would hook consumers who, faced with few other choices, would respond accordingly. The company would corner the market and move on to building the next product.
We generate opportunities for the brightest minds to develop these extraordinary ideas into reality through access to support from industry partners.
The Venture Incubation Programme (VIP) is a keystone initiative that is designed to help entrepreneurial teams to test and validate their business models. The early stages of a startup are full of questions and unknowns.
Together they comprise our second cohort and a new network of next generation technology leaders and entrepreneurs across the continent. Short biographies of our new scholars are available
The Solution Space is a home for entrepreneurs, creatives, innovators, professionals, advisors, investors, students, executives, entrepreneurs, leaders, researchers and disrupters. Our community is built around one shared purpose - working together to see Africans enjoy greater well-being.
Can entrepreneurship be taught? Given the number of universities across the world that offer degrees in the subject, the answer may seem obvious. But entrepreneurship is a state of mind, a necessary precondition for the acquisition of skills and an appreciation of the value of theory.