Innovative Western Cape entrepreneurs to receive grant funding
The recipients of the latest round of the Design Innovation Seed Fund will be announced tomorrow (Thursday, 4 May 2017).
The fund provides successful entrepreneurs with grants to commercialise exceptional ideas.
Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities, will deliver the keynote address at the announcement.
Launched in 2015, the Design Innovation Seed Fund is funded by the Western Cape Department of Economic Development and the Tourism and Technology Innovation Agency. It is being implemented by the Cape Craft and Design Institute (CCDI).
It seeks to provide support to those pursuing high-risk early stage innovations, to increase their potential for commercialisation.
Date: Thursday, 4 May 2017
Venue: Webber Wentzel, 15th Floor, Convention Towers, Hereengracht, Foreshore
Spokesperson: Alan Winde, Minister of Economic Opportunities
Responsible for Tourism, Economic Development and Agriculture
Western Cape Government
Physical Address: 142 Long Street, Cape Town
Tel: 021 483 3550
Cell: 060 970 4301