Hub Johannesburg, South Africa

Get a first impression about the newly set up Cultural Entrepreneurship Hub in Johannesburg see Hub@Goethe .

Read the research paper to find out how the future of this Hub might look like: Research Paper Johannesburg / South Africa

Meet the 2017 Hubbers from South Africa

1st Creative and Cultural Entrepreneurship Bootcamp in South Africa

The Goethe-Institut Johannesburg holds a three-day intensive entrepreneurship bootcamp facilitated by the Goethe-Institut & The Strascheg Center for Entrepreneurship. The idea is to learn from and share with fellow businessmen and women from the new Hub at Goethe-Institut Johannesburg on how best to improve their businesses hustles.

What is the Bootcamp about?

Participants will learn about tools and methods of business modelling in order to boost your business e.g.:

Deriving a vision from your internal motivation

Synthesizing business ideas after finding out more about customer needs

Defining your offering, your market and the resources you need

Refining your Value Proposition for your audiences and customers

Refining your Go-to-Market strategy

Financing models in the creative & cultural sectors in South Africa

Learning to pitch and present your findings

And more…

To get a first impression have a look at the newly set up Cultural Entrepreneurship Hub in Johannesburg and meet Johannesburg hubber like ‘Watt-A-Woman founder Morwesi Ramonyai.

Watt-A-Woman is an app-based project that seeks to achieve economic inclusion of women, particularly from rural and underdeveloped areas, in the renewable energy sector. It promotes “earnership” of energy projects, by providing matching funds to women who make a small financial contribution towards a renewable energy project in their community. A future element of the project will be a gamified feature that encourages access to information, financial literacy and peer to peer support. Watch the video: