Ghana: KIC Launches New Programme With First Pitch in Agritech Problem ‘Professional’ Competitors
The Kosmos Innovation Middle (KIC), a non-profit organisation that invests in younger entrepreneurs and small companies, has held its first pitch within the 2021 AgriTech Problem Professional Competitors.
The competitors is an acceleration program aimed toward equipping current start-ups with the precise instruments, funding, and assist to convey their enterprise concepts or merchandise to market and put together them to scale.
On the occasion, 25 start-ups pitched their enterprise ideas to a distinguished panel of judges comprised Ghanaian enterprise leaders and sector specialists.
For the previous 5 months, the start-ups have been engaged on their enterprise plans with Kosmos Innovation Middle workers supporting them with technical help, enterprise teaching and mentorship.
As a part of the coaching, the 25 startups carried out intensive market analysis journeys all through Ghana and engaged business stakeholders to gather knowledge to tell their product growth.
These start-ups who don’t qualify for the subsequent stage of the AgriTech Problem Professional Competitors are eligible to affix the Kosmos Innovation Middle Fellowship, which affords networking alternatives, capacity-building packages, and training.
Chairman of the Kosmos Innovation Middle’s Board of Administrators and Senior Vice President and Head of the Ghana Enterprise Unit for Kosmos Power, Mr. Joe Mensah mentioned, “The Kosmos Innovation Middle continues to develop Ghana’s younger entrepreneurs and problem them to convey contemporary considering and innovation to the agricultural sector. With the brand new AgriTech Problem Professional Competitors, the KIC is increasing its choices to extra start-ups than ever earlier than.”