SA Innovation Summit

Innovation challenge galore hits SA

South African organisations set up competitions to take local tech innovators to the next level.


SilverBridge developer wins Blockchain Hackathon

Jonathan Jardim won the recent 24-hour Blockchain Hackathon run by Santam in conjunction with IBM and the Blockchain Academy.

Sep 22, 2016

Ekurhuleni to get more Fab Labs

The city has joined forces with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology to establish Fab Labs in two city townships.


Hackathon seeks community innovations

The Smart Communities Hackathon offers teams the opportunity to develop technology solutions to community challenges.


True innovation demands right environment, support

Collaboration, education and the sharing of success stories are the building blocks of innovation.


Govt initiatives aid innovation

PII and TIA aim to provide aspirant businesses with the support they need to realise their potential.


Preparing for future jobs

The disciplines of science, engineering and technology need to be more accessible for all learners, says an academic.


Decrease in SA's entrepreneurial activity

There is a lack of an entrepreneurial culture in the country, PwC and the Silicon Cape Initiative say.


Innovation - where are investments going?

Apps, savings and investment solutions and smart gadgets remain the arenas of big investments.

Aug 27, 2015

Big data for an informed Africa

Any big data conversation in Africa must be closely intertwined with mobility, according to MIT Media Lab.


Entrepreneurs as growth-drivers

The 2015 SA Innovation Summit will examine the role entrepreneurs can play in driving economic growth.

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