Start out to Scaleup!

About the Event:

Haft O Hasht innovation hub and Iran House of Innovation and Technology (iHiT) in collaboration with Aan Innovation Group (Iran) are organizing a 4-day Bootcamp event with an international demo day in April and May 2022 in Nairobi.

The event will include 3 webinars and a mentoring process. The final day, start-ups will get a chance to pitch their ideas to the international venture capitalists for funding and partnership.

Goals & Acheivement



To provide training, mentorship, linkages for local and international startups


To connect VCs, start-ups and ecosystem players from Kenya, Africa, Iran and EU.


Familiarity with international Investment process


To provide opportunity to pitch and get funding



Event Target Audiences And Participators

This event for the teams who have MVP in the fields of:

  • Smart manufacturing
  • Logistics/ Tracking
  • E-commerce
  • Fintech
  • Agritech
  • national startups

This event for who is interested in:

  • Familiarity with the sales and investment knowledge through international speakers
  • Get to know the fundraising process
  • Looking for scaleup


Harry Hare

Chairman & Publisher at CIO Africa

Ali Hussein Kassim

Tech Executive, Advisor to Boards, operating at the intersection of Marketing & Technology

Amir Nazemi

Senior Expert & Researcher in the fields Technology and Innovation Policymaking

Muchiri Mungai

National Director at Kenya National Chamber of Commerce & Industry

Business coaches

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Ananth Gudipati

Founder of SUKHIBA

Reza Arbabian

Founder and CEO of Sheypoor

Tracy Mwangi

Co Founder at Guiderig & Zynamis Limited

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Janice Kemoli

Brand + Marketing Strategy for Africa

Farhad Rasouli

Co-founder & Program Director
of Propagator

Mehdi Mohammadi

Consultant and Researcher in
Technology and Innovation Ecosystem


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Introduction webinar

Date:  8th April 2022
Time:  9:30 to 11:30

Theme: Success story

Format: Virtual


Amir nazemi
Reza Arbabian
Muchiri Mungai
Ananth Gudipati

Sales and investment webinar

Date: 20th April 2022
Time: 9:30 to 13:30

Theme: Training

Format: Virtual


Harry Hare

Janice Kemoli

Farhad Rasouli

Pitch clinic

Date: 21st April 2022
Time: 9:30 to 13:30

Theme: Training

Format: Virtual


Ali Hussein Kassim

Mehdi Mohammadi

Tracy Mwangi

International Demo Day

Date: 12th May 2022
Time: 9:30 to 17:00

Theme: Demo Day

Format: Hybrid


Audience Ticket

Register as an audience who is interested to learn about the international fundraising process.
2,000 Ksh
  • Sales & Investment sessions
  • Pitch Clinic session
  • Attendance on Demo Day

Startup Ticket

Register as a startup that has MVP and gets the chance to pitch to the investors and get funding. Have the chance to be among the final teams who will pitch to the investors
5,000 Ksh
  • Sales & Investment sessions
  • Pitch Clinic session
  • Pre-Pitch and criteria
  • Mentorship program
  • Share your profile to Vcs
  • Demo Day Presentation

Our Partners

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