Over 65 startups from around the world have converged in Lausanne, Switzerland, attending the Seedstars Summit 2017.
Each of the startups will pitch their ideas in the hope of getting $500 000 in investment and a chance to be trained by some of the best business people in the world.
Representing South Africa is IDWork, a company that connects services providers like plumbers, carpenters, and electricians with people who need work done.
Arjun Khoosal, IDWork co-founder says the reception in Switzerland has been incredible.
The pressure is on, the startups that we up against are phenomenal.— Arjun Khoosal, IDWork co-founder
There are start-ups from remote countries that you wouldn't associate with having very sophisticated companies - everyone is outstanding.— Arjun Khoosal, IDWork co-founder
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