Each year during the Global Entrepreneurship Week, applications for residency are open to entrepreneurs across Africa. Over 1500 applications are expected per annum and from this, 100-150 successful candidates are selected to be part of the programme for 12 months with the option to renew their residency.
*Residents can access the campus for 24hrs while non-residents can access the campus between 08h00 and 17h00*
Applicants must have registered business.
The business entity should operate as a private entity or social enterprise.
Proposed business should be based on an identified market opportunity.
10,000 square metres
Over 500 workstations and offices
3 Tech Labs
A large state of the art boardroom for over 20 pax
4 kitchen facilities
180 parking bays
6 shower facilities
A prayer room
Pop-up shops and product displays for residents
5 boardrooms for meetings
Think Tank room
Kids and Adults playrooms
Over 20 partners under one roof
And finally the heart of the campus – The Atrium – an indoor open space for networking and events
A siesta room
South African residents are expected to be present at the campus at least 200 days in a year. Exception is given to other African countries who are only obliged to be physically at the residence for 14 days and 200 days virtually.
Ability for the resident to pay R995 (USD75) per month. Resident companies with over five team members will receive a discounted fee.
Finally, ability to smile and learn from not succeeding, but keen to TRY AGAIN.