UJ makes free AI, 4IR online courses available
Members of the public now have the opportunity to enrol, free of charge, in either or both of the online courses offered by the University of Johannesburg.
African investments take centre stage at SingularityU summit
Professor Tshilidzi Marwala, University of Johannesburg vice-chancellor, will discuss artificial intelligence investments in Africa at the virtual annual summit.
SA's 4IR future 'depends on what we do now'
Automation is the only way for any serious economy, says UJ's professor Tshilidzi Marwala.
MTN debunks 5G link to COVID-19
The telco says 5G mobile tech has undergone extensive research, with numerous studies finding it has no negative impact on the environment or people.
UJ’s Prof Marwala clears up 5G myths
As the fifth-generation technology era ramps up, citizens must be educated to position SA strategically, says Professor Tshilidzi Marwala.
It’s time for a revolution: Government gazettes SA’s 4IR blueprint
The Presidential Commission’s strategy and plans for how SA should respond to the fourth industrial revolution is promulgated in the Government Gazette.
SA’s 4IR roadmap gets Cabinet nod
Cabinet approves publication of the Presidential Commission’s report on the fourth industrial revolution.
Ndabeni-Abrahams to headline AI Expo Africa 2020
Communications and digital technologies minister Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams is set to deliver the opening keynote at the artificial intelligence event.
SA must be tech-driven, says president as he receives 4IR blueprint
President Cyril Ramaphosa welcomes the recommendations in the report of the presidential commission on the fourth industrial revolution.
Getting 4IR off the ground
UJ's Professor Tshilidzi Marwala, deputy chair of the Presidential Commission on the Fourth Industrial Revolution, talks 4IR, AI, the public sector and education.
Ramaphosa receives draft 4IR blueprint
The fourth industrial revolution commission presents a draft diagnostic report on SA’s 4IR agenda.