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#AESIS2022

Africa Early Stage Investor Summit 2022

On November 2nd, 3rd, and 4th, VC4A and ABAN will be hosting the 9th edition of the Africa Early Stage Investor Summit (#AESIS2022)
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2 - 4 November 2022

Highlights from last year

Online and complemented by in-person Investor Meetups hosted in cities around the world.
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Agenda

This year the three-day Summit will be a mix of virtual components and in-person Investor meetups in 25+ cities worldwide.
  • Nov
    02
    Day 1 - #AESIS2022 Kickoff
  • Nov
    03
    Day 2 - (Pre-)Seed investing
  • Nov
    04
    Day 3 - Series A investing
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Why attend?

AESIS 2022 promises to be a rich networking experience with a highly focused yet varied program.
  • For investors, by investors

    Get inspired by leaders from the Africa startup, innovation and investment industry and join one of the 25 Investor Meetups hosted by leading investor organizations in your city
  • 2000+ investor attendees

    Meet and connect with our verified investor community of
  • 80+ investor speakers

    Headlining the Summit are renown international and local investors – with leading African angels and VC fund managers
  • 3 days of networking and fun

    Exclusive virtual networking and co-investment opportunities

Partners

The Africa Early Stage Investor Summit 2022 is made possible thanks to our network of partners and members of the Africa Investor community. 

#AESIS2022 is Powered by

  • GIZ
  • WorkinProgress Alliance

#AESIS2022 Knowledge partners

  • DGGF
  • FMO
  • UK Tech Hub
  • UNDP

Friends of #AESIS2022

  • AWS
  • Bestseller Foundation
  • NEXT176
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Investor meetups

On Wednesday November 2nd, investors will be getting together at one of the many live meetups organized by the Africa early-stage investor community in various cities across the continent. Do you want to host an Investor Meetup in your city? Register your interest here and the team will reach out to you to discuss.

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Speakers

Headlining the Summit are renown international and local investors – with leading African angels and VC fund managers. Speakers for #AESIS2022 include:

Biola Alabi
Biola Alabi
Lagos Angel Network

Maxime Bayen
Maxime Bayen
Africa: The Big Deal

Tomi Davies
Tomi Davies
ABAN

Rebecca Enonchong
Rebecca Enonchong
ABAN

Ben White
Ben White
VC4A

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In great company

#AESIS2022 promises to be a rich networking experience with a highly focused yet varied program. Your organization not on the list? Contact the organizers for opportunities and sponsor packages on team [at] africainvestorsummit.com.

  • AAIC
  • AfricInvest
  • The Cairo Angels
  • Future Africa
  • IFC
  • Kepple Africa
  • Lagos Angel Network
  • LoftyInc Capital Ltd
  • Orange Ventures
  • Partech
  • Quona Capital
  • TlCom Capital
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Ecosystem and media partners

  • Africa The Big Deal
  • Afrilabs
  • ANDE
  • APO Group
  • AVCA
  • Briter Bridges
  • CNBC Africa
  • Disrupt Africa
  • FastCompany
  • Media24
  • TechCabal
  • Ventureburn
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#AESIS2022

Africa Early Stage Investor Summit 2022

Online and complemented by in-person Investor Meetups hosted in cities around the world.
Register now
2 - 4 November 2022