Welcome To The Desert Startup Bootcamp

We are here to help Gauteng’s best creatives make their dreams a reality DSBC

Are you an entrepreneur producing amazing work in the creative sector?

The Desert Startup Bootcamp (DSBC) is designed to assist creative entrepreneurs access business networks and opportunities to take their creative projects to market. DSBC is brought to you by the United States Embassy in Pretoria, in collaboration with Charities Aid Foundation Southern Africa and Speak Afrika.

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Programme Schedule

Programme Timeline: 07 September 2020 - 22 November 2020.

Segment 1:
The Business Of Creativity

  • The Creative Canvas - Bringing your ideas to life
  • Fundraising for creatives

Segment 2:
Sharing the vision

  • Collaboration is the new innovation
  • Compliance, Law and Contracts

Segment 3:
Customer Development

  • Digital Marketing 101: Content, audience & results
  • Creating Smart Feedback loops

Segment 4:

  • The Elevator Pitch - Developing the ability to succinctly share who you are, what you do and what your value-add is.
  • Global Entrepreneurship Week Start-up Pitch

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