Startups

The Innovation Village offers destination entrepreneurs call home – a one stop centre with everything you need to nurture your ideas to life.
Everyday, we work with key members from Corporate, Capital, Government, Academia and Development Communities to build a system-level innovation engine for national and international impact.

The Startups​

Entrepreneurs are our heros. The Innovation Village functions as a catalyst for entrepreneurs solving some of our most pressing challenges. We boast of a community of 140 startups in and beyond our walls building solutions across 6 sectors. 

The Bureau

The Innovation Bureau is a combination of startups, regional and global companies collocating together to form a density like no other. In the Bureau, collaboration is the name of the game and as we come together we increase each other’s competitiveness.

Ecosystem

We provide inspiration and engineer strategic connectivity across the ecosystem through exclusive curated events with founders, executives, investors and industry thought leaders.

 

MEMBERSHIP

Join our growing membership of entrepreneurs, innovators, investors, accelerators, corporates and public agencies who now make up more than 140 companies. We offer a home to both tech and non tech companies who care about changing the world. 

Benefits of Membership

Whether you are just starting out or you believe you have the next big idea and you are further along in product development, we invite you to join our ecosystem.

Funding

Leverage our early stage investment vehicles KAIN and The 97Fund including a wide network of investors from across the region and globally. The seed funding serves as a critical catalyst to specific milestone achievement, including first customers, or product development.

Mentorship

We believe in the power of focused mentorship, and sharing knowledge and experience openly, bluntly, and honestly.

Our skills 4 Impact (S4I) Mentorship program brings you industry specialists and thoughtleaders to guide in critical growth decisions.  

 

Programs

Tap into our training, meetups, events delivered by industry experts and corporate leaders. 

Our sessions aim to transfer best practices, tools, and resources custom to your level of growth.

Perks & Services

Our perks and services provide you with the best resources available. This includes In house Legal support, Finance and Accounting, Marketing and offers from sponsors like cloud services. 

Office Space

Enjoy our state-of-the-art office space, and a chance to work side by side with other entrepreneurs at a similar stage. 

Aside from the physical space, working at our office our includes access to an ever-growing network of entrepreneurs, investors, business and technology services, partners, and more. 

Enjoy 24hr access, meeting rooms, insanely fast internet and free coffee everyday.

Marketplace

Join the Innovation Village Market place where you will be found or you will find what you need.

Our ever-expanding network will be a  backbone to the growth your startup needs.  Our relationship with various local and international industry experts, companies, CEO’s,  academic institutions, innovators, media, service providers, governmental entities, NGO’s, etc.,  is available to offer  support and expertise .

Join one of our sector Labs