The FCMB Agritech EPIC Pitch seeks to grow the Agricultural sector by providing early to growth-stage entrepreneurs with prerequisite resources to grow and scale their Agritech businesses.
The program will support Agritech businesses in Nigeria, and the rest of Africa, with seed investment, access to workspace, market & network that stimulates innovation, collaboration and business growth.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the event would take place online.
The program is open to Agritech startups in Africa using technology to solve any of the following problems in the Agricultural sector
₦1.5 million grant shared among top 2 startups
Access to workspace, market and networks that stimulate innovation, collaboration and business growth.
Access to Passion Incubator’s resources, partner organization support and business development services
Call for applications (Ends 24th July)
Screening of applications
Selection of 10 semi-finalists
Announcement of 5 finalists
Agritech demo day
Themed Redefining and repositioning Agricultural value chains during and post the COVID-19 era, this conference will bring together, virtually, global experts to discuss and share insights on Agricultural value chains.
CEO, Verve International
Director, Africa Trade Expansion Program, World Trade Center, Miami
Head, Agric Business and Structured Trade & Commodity at First City Monument Bank Limited
Deputy Chief of Party at USAID Feed the Future Nigeria Agribusiness Investment Activity