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Congratulations to the six finalists of the Smart City Mobility Challenge!
According to a survey on transportation uses in Moka conducted by the Turbine, “The Mauritian people are ready to shift transportation modes to save time, money and the environment.” Through launching the Smart City Mobility Challenge in May 2019, the aim of Moka Smart City and the Turbine is precisely to revolutionise mobility.
In addition to providing a great idea, applicants were required to have already implemented a smart mobility solution in their relevant markets or in Africa. Thirty-eight proposals were received and six start-ups were ultimately picked!
19 winners at annual Southern Africa Startup Awards - Disrupt Africa
The Southern Africa Startup Awards are a circuit of the Global Startup Awards, which shine an annual spotlight on tech startups in more than 63 countries in seven regions.
Winners from the regional awards now go through to the Global Startup Awards, where they stand the chance of winning national prizes. They were selected from 346 regional finalists from 12 countries around the continent.
Meet the 10 startups selected for Grindstone Accelerator’s fifth cohort
The names of the companies — which include a data analytics and marketing automation tool, a startup in the mobility sector and an Internet of Things (IoT) point of sale solution — were revealed at an event held at Deloitte’s Green Room in Johannesburg.