WEF advocates Start-up Acts to boost Africa’s digital economy
Start-up Acts are the next form of policy innovation in Africa, says the World Economic Forum.
WEF releases global quantum computing governance principles
An equitable framework is crucial to address the future risks of quantum computing, says the WEF.
Pandemic drives SME demand for tech adoption
A WEF study indicates that the COVID-19 pandemic has increased demand for more adoption and integration of digital technology among SMEs.
Fujitsu unveils Global Strategic Partner Academy programme
The programme will offer training, re-training and experience-based development opportunities in collaboration with global partners on a virtual platform.
Webinar to highlight role of storage in cyber resilience
The IBM cyber and data resilience webinar will be held on 8 December, outlining how advanced storage solutions support cyber and data resilience.
Leading from the front in AI – CSIR’s Dr Reevana Balmahoon
Dr Balmahoon is determined to change the level of representation of female professionals in the field of data analysis and artificial intelligence.
InnoVent excellence: Transforming women in leadership
InnoVent, an IT financing and leasing specialist, believes in positioning women for success in business by creating an inclusive culture.
Polymateria Awarded as Technology Pioneer by World Economic Forum
Polymateria, the London-based British tech company that last year produced the world’s first fully recyclable and biodegradable plastic, was selected among hundreds of candidates as one of the World Economic Forum’s “Technology Pioneers”.
CSIR, Deloitte collaborate on WEF’s 4IR centre in SA
The organisations agree to work together within the context of the World Economic Forum Affiliate Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution in SA.
Google, Microsoft invest millions to empower African women
In light of International Women's Day, the tech giants establish initiatives to help create pathways to prosperity for women and girls across Africa.
Senior SA lawyer joins WEF 4IR centre in San Francisco
Ashlin Perumall is now a member of the blockchain and digital currency working group, which researches legal and policy issues on central bank digital currencies.