The Mlika Conference 2020 is a 3-day online conference aimed at building capacity for investor readiness,
exposing startups to investment opportunities and increasing visibility for Kenya's Top 100 Startups as identified by Mlika.
Dr. Tonny Omwansa
CEO, Kenya National Innovation Agency
Investor Readiness Masterclass
2:30 PM - 5:00 PM EAT
The Investor Readiness Masterclass will lay the foundation for startup participation in the event and expose startups further on investor readiness. Working with a subject matter expert on startup fundraising and investor engagement, the participating startups based will have an opportunity to immerse deeply into the journey and strategies of engaging with investors. Certificates for participation in the Investor readiness workshop will be issued after, to those who complete.
This startup support session will involve practical cases of what it takes to attract funding. Selected startups that have attracted funding will also share their experiences on what made them succeed. There will also be case studies of products that are available in the market that startups can tap into. Partners and ecosystem stakeholders will be invited to participate.
This session will focus on a variety of financing products that exist in the market. Pre-selected organizations that have funding opportunities will present, while a list of other products will be circulated to startups. Startups and partners will have an opportunity to engage with financial product providers.
This session is for the broader ecosystem, designed to cultivate more collaboration between stakeholders. It will highlight some of the leading initiatives of the ecosystem that bind individuals, enterprises and enablers to facilitate collaboration.