About Idea2Market

Idea2Market Africa is a Non-Profit Organisation created in 2017 in response to the growing need to focus on technology development, deployment and diffusion of home-grown innovations for economic and social impact. The mission of Idea2Market is to enhance the commercialisation of home-grown technologies in Africa, strengthen institutional linkages in the innovation ecosystem and to boost private sector participation in the innovation development process.

Post COVID-19 Innovation Readiness Program

The InnovACTION Program is established to offer African entrepreneurs and innovators the much-needed support in accelerating their products/services, ameliorating existing technologies and redesigning business models for the post-COVID-19 period. It provides existing African entrepreneurs and innovators with an opportunity to re-think their products and technologies in readiness for the post-COVID-19 market environment.

The Global Network of Innovators for Africa

The purpose of the network is to spur stakeholder action in defining, positioning and recommending appropriate approaches to innovation in Africa.  The goal of the network is to lead discussions on innovation development in Africa and to provide Provide expert support to young innovators and entrepreneurs.