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silicon durbs

we are the foundation and catalyst of the Durban tech startup culture and we are leading the tech startup ecosystem in the city of Durban

who is sd?

programmes

Silicon Durbs start-up programs are developed to assist founders to start, set up, develop and launch their tech start-ups

eco-system

we have strategic ecosystem partnerships who play a role to contribute to making Durban a more conducive city for tech startup's development and growth

events

AT Silicon Durbs we have different events hosted throughout the Calendar year that are aimed at exposing startups and are also a platform for founders to meet each other, share information and collaborate on new projects.

markets

One thing we guarantee entrepreneurs is access to markets and exposure to platforms that will give entrepreneurs access to new and untapped markets.

about us

Silicon Durbs is a non-profit company that is leading the Durban tech startup ecosystem. we believe in the power of technology innovation and entrepreneurship which is why we are giving Durban, South African and African citizens an opportunity to disrupt and transform industries using technology innovation and entrepreneurship. we are also a platform for corporates and organizations to connect, collaborate and partner with tech start-ups on their R&D initiatives or on new innovations.

vision

It is to transform the city of Durban into Africa’s high tech entrepreneurship and innovation hub.

mission

It is to work with people of Durban and Africa to solve problems of the world through technology innovation and entrepreneurship.

our team

LINDANI MKHIZE - FOUNDER&CEO

SIHLE MAJOLA - ECOSYSTEM AND PARTNERSHIP

YASHODAN GOVENDER - PRODUCT MANAGER AND EARLY STAGE ADVISOR

our partners