We are very happy to announce that Jess Williamson, director at TechStars, one of the biggest and most famous startup accelerators in the US, will be a speaker at the upcoming Coworking Africa 2015 conference (Cape Town, July 23-24).
Jess will tell us more about what, according to her, are the big market opportunities Techstars sees for Africa, want to support/invest in and how the development of a genuine Coworking scene in Africa is helping with that.
Jess is Director for the Barclays Accelerator powered by Techstars, working with startups across the financial services industry. Originally from California, she has spent nearly nine years in the UK with adventures including startups in Scotland, Springboard accelerator in Cambridge, and Techstars London. She is interested in better engaging