Hanga Pitchfest

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Hanga Pitchfest'22
The Largest in-person technology event in Rwanda
designed to ignite & inspire innovation
winners
Hanga Pitchfest'22
The Largest in-person technology event in Rwanda
designed to ignite & inspire innovation
winners
Hanga Pitchfest'22
The Largest in-person technology event in Rwanda
designed to ignite & inspire innovation

About Hanga

Hanga Pitchfest is coming back for its second edition, which will be held in December 2022 following a successful inaugural edition that was held in December 2021 where Afruduino Ltd, Second Life Storage, Afri-Farmers Market Ltd, BAG innovation, and Karisimbi Tech Solution emerged as the top 5 companies amongst more than 200 applications. 

The Ministry of ICT and Innovation, Rwanda Development Board, and the United Nations Development Programme are bringing Hanga Pitchfest 2022. Hanga Pitchfest aims to provide a unique platform to showcase tech-entrepreneurs and creative talents from all over the country and promote the use of technology and innovation in the Rwandan market.

Above all, the event will strive to match startups to potential opportunities and investors.
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Program

12 - 1 PM

INNOVATION SHOWCASE

Interact with technology startups building Rwanda’s innovation ecosystem.

Experience the beauty of Rwanda through Virtual Reality

1 - 3 PM

OPENING PERFORMANCE

Experience electric performances from rising talents from Rwanda’s Art Ubuhanzi program.

DISCOVER, LEARN & GET INSPIRED

Experience electric performances from rising talents from Rwanda’s Art Ubuhanzi program.

LAUNCH IT

Join us as we launch the Hanga Health Track, the Inaugural Corpo- rate & Public Innovation Awards and the Corporate Circle.

3 - 5PM

PITCHES

A captivating finish to the 2022 Hanga Pitchfest, as the top 5 start-up finalists pitch for the grand cash prize of US$50,000

RECOGNIZING INNOVATION

Watch as winners of the Hanga Innovation Awards receive their prizes and join winners of Hanga Pitchfest 2022 on stage with final closing remarks from the Guest of Honour.

5:30 - 7PM

Don’t miss eclectic entertainment from Rwanda’s best DJs and Rising Artists.

The biggest showcase of tech entrepreneurs

and creative talents from all over Rwanda