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IBM and Tech4Africa team up for SmartCamp Johannesburg

IBM SmartCamp Johannesburg 2014 kicks off next week in conjunction with Tech4Africa at Sci-Bono Discovery Centre in Newtown, Johannesburg. IBM South Africa is excited to partner with Tech4Africa again; and are bringing together an excellent network of mentors and total … Continue reading

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SmartCamp London: Another strong lineup from the United Kingdom

IBM has a growing history of helping the startup community in London to flourish. Last year’s winner of SmartCamp London, Shopa, went on to win the popular vote award at the SmartCamp Global Finals. Shopa’s performance last year illustrated the … Continue reading

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SmartCamp Istanbul elevates 5 startups

The SmartCamp Istanbul team is gearing up for another great event with 5 new finalists! Their solutions range from smart air conditioning to test engineering and wireless sensor network. Co-sponsoring this year’s event is Etohum, a market place for Internet-based … Continue reading

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Wumdrop delivers a victory at SmartCamp Cape Town

SmartCamp events keep rolling along and with that, we have new winners on a weekly basis! Recently, it was the SmartCamp Cape Town event that brought out the best and brightest of startups to IBM! The South African winner this … Continue reading

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IBM SmartCamp Lagos attracts diverse field of startups

The IBM SmartCamp Lagos event will be held on July 18th at the IBM West Africa campus in Lagos. Once again, this SmartCamp is co-sponsored by Tech4Africa! Both IBM and Tech4Africa have enjoyed a successful partnership in the SmartCamp series. … Continue reading

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Women in business: The success of the female entrepreneur

As we prepare for IBM Entrepreneur Week and the SmartCamp Global Finals in February 2014, it’s worth noting that there’s been a consistent theme through out 2013: Female Entrepreneurs. Indeed, the very IBM organization conducting and overseeing Entrepreneur Week is … Continue reading

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Despite turmoil in Cairo, spirit of entrepreneurship endures

Too often in recent days, we turn on our TVs to see images of violence and political turmoil in Cairo. But behind the turmoil, there are businesses working to grow and entrepreneurs striving to make the world a better place. … Continue reading

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