INVESTMENT - ANIMA partnered with Emerging Valley 2018 to organise two major events

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ANIMA Investment Network partnered with Emerging Valley to organise two major events during the 2018 edition: the first NEXT SOCIETY Power Dinner and the first meeting of DiafrikInvest Investors Club.

On 20 November 2018, 8 entrepreneurs accelerated by THE NEXT SOCIETY and DiafrikInvest will join 60 entrepreneurs of the Social & Inclusive Business Camp (SIBC) of Agence Française de Développement (AFD) to convince investors during Emerging Valley, the new reference for African innovation in Marseille. 



A briefing workshop organised by DiafrikInvest for business angels and investment funds will tackle business angels’ concerns regarding investment conditions in Algeria, Ivory Coast, Morocco, Senegal, and Tunisia. 
On this occasion, THE NEXT SOCIETY’s Power Dinner, connecting high-potential entrepreneurs with Business Angels will be presented by the co-organisers EBAN (European Business Angels Network) and ANIMA Investment Network to the participants.


Icebreaking session for start-ups 

In a parallel session, 70 start-ups will get ready to the speed-pitching session between entrepreneurs and investors. The icebreaking session is organised by the Social Inclusive Business Camp of AFD. 


Large-scale speed pitching for investors

Investors and start-ups will then gather for a three-hour speed-pitching session during which every investor will attend 15 to 18 entrepreneurs’ business presentations selected by THE NEXT SOCIETY and the SIBC. 


Networking cocktail 

After the closing conference, investors and entrepreneurs will have the occasion to deepen discussions during a networking cocktail!


Emerging Valley 2018

Under the High Patronage of the President of the French Republic Emmanuel MACRON, and first labelled Digital Africa event, the 2018 EMERGING Valley will be held on 20 November at the Palais du Pharo in Marseille, and on 21 November at thecamp, in Aix-en-Provence.  
Dozens of keynotes, plenary sessions, workshops to discover and do business with African innovation champions and connect with investors, VCs and Angels from Europe, Africa and the Mediterranean are waiting for you!




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