Programme definition

The TechAccel is a short and intensive training and coaching programme targeting Growth Stage Technology Startups, which will enable your startup to develop and grow.

The programme ends with a Pitch competition where the winning startup will be awarded an investment

To win the competition, the startup must demonstrate how the R500k investment in services will be used to grow their business

The growth trajectory must be based on predictable financials, demonstrating an increase in revenue

Part of the growth trajectory must include their technology requirements (internal operations and product scaling)

Convince the judging panel why IBM must invest in the development and offer the prize to the business.

If this is you and you are interested, then apply here

Opening date for applications: 

10th October 2019

Closing date for applications:

15th November 2019


Week of 18th November 2019


3rd-28th February 2020


Week of 2nd March 2020