The women’s edition is dedicated to accelerating businesses led by women in francophone Africa.
Fellows will receive training and mentorship, as well as support from corporates and institutions to accelerate the growth of their startups.
4 acceleration sprints to gain and grow skills, methods and networks in the different ecosystems
3 cities. 3 countries
Dakar, Abidjan, Douala
4 months of acceleration in each city is all it takes.
Who is it for?
You are a woman entrepreneur in tech and are looking for:
training and resources, mentorship, access to networks
You are a corporate or an institution that wants to work with top talents and emerging leaders in tech (i.e. fellows) to foster impact through new businesses
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Kinaya Lab is a brand new platform supporting startups and promoting open innovation in Francophone Africa.
Kinaya Lab operates as an ecosystem of services dedicated to open innovation and startups, covering from startup acceleration, corporates-startups engagement, innovation lab to seed funding.
Five by Five is a new breed of innovation consultancy, with one foot in the world of large organizations and the other straddling the startup universe. We build and empower modern teams needed for innovation that transforms, scales, and – most importantly – that makes sense.
In operating the accelerator program, Kinaya Lab and Five by Five are collaborating with powerful allies from the VC, tech, corporate and institutional worlds.