Workshop17 is an exciting hub that exists to accelerate innovation and entrepreneurship for a positive social and economic change.

It is now the work place of more than 240 entrepreneurs, innovators and professionals and 80 companies. Corporates, government and civil society use the space daily for meetings, teachings and events. The public drops in for informal work and meetings in the café.  The community buzz is felt every day!


Working at Workshop17

Big and small. An accessible hub for innovation and impact.

The business of small businesses in South Africa is booming. Start-ups are popping up everywhere with innovative, outside-of-the-box business ideas that answer the ever-growing need for practical, viable solutions in energy, tech, education, payments and more.

Start-ups need all the support they can get in order to give them a fighting chance to make it to market and become sustainable, and, along with governmental support, independent business incubators and shared workspaces are offering this much-needed support all over South Africa.