Enabling the Innovation Ecosystem in Tanzania
August 23rd -24th
Ennovate Hub is an impact innovation hub in Tanzania,that is providing top level incubation and pre-seed accelerator support to startups. Ennovate Hub is currently supporting over 20 startups across different sectors through our top level impact programmes. We collaborate with both public and private sector to further empower the innovation ecosystem in Tanzania. Ennovate Hub is partnering with Tanzania ICT Commission, under Ministry of Communication and HDIF to implement the Digital Innovation Summit
The Digital Innovation Summit is a platform that seeks to facilitate business collaborations and policy dialogue between the government and corporate sector to foster a more business enabling environment and facilitate access to market for corporates and start-ups. Ennovate Hub in partnership with Tanzania ICT Commission will host the 2 day summit that will bring together key government stakeholders, Post-revenue start-ups and innovation community enablers together, to initiate policy conversations that will directly support innovation in doing business. The summit will be a platform for corportates and start-ups to share their key needs directly with the relevant Government agencies, discuss possible policy alignment with the govenrment and ensure that the outputs are taking further by Tanzania ICT Commission for review and implementation
The summit will provide opportunities for innovation centered companies to learn and liaise with the government to improve the new Science, Technology and Innovation Policy. This will be a significant way the Government can support and strengthen the start-ups/corporates in doing business and be able to scale towards sustainability and productivity. The summit will also host business collaboration spaces and exhibition where participating companies can explore partnership opportunities with other prospective customers, launch their products and acquire new clients through dedicated exhibition boots
Different Government Agencies will present key note speech on how they are suporting the business sector and way forward in engaging with businesses to increase productivity. Company heads will also have the opportunity to present key note on relevant topics
The summit will host several innovation centered workshops to discuss how innovation will catalyze growth in businesses, how the market can adapt to new innovations and possible policies to encourage innovation in doing business
The summit will provide dedicated exhibition boots to interested companies/start-ups to showcase their products to the public during the open day, where over 1000 prospective customers will pass by the exhibition stands to learn more about the companies products. Companies will make direct sales from the exhibiton boots. Interested companies will be given the platform to launch their product to the audience and position their brand as first choice for the market.
The summit will host participating companies, government representatives and guest to a gala dinner, where companies can network, build new business partnerships and promote their brands. There will be a space for policy harmonization from all activitoes from day 1. All recommendations will be shared with Tanzania ICT Commission and relevant agencies for consideration and implementation
Ennovate Hub in partnership with Angels Business Network, will launch Tanzania Angel Investor Hub to promote local investment and connect promising start-ups to potential local investors through the angels hub platform
The summit will play host key stakeholders that are influencing the buisness sector in Tanzania. We are engaging public and private agencies in delivering the Digital Innovation Summit.