Open call for ‘disruptive’ tech for tourism sector
The tourism department and innovation agency invite innovators to apply for funding for the development of technologies that will address the tourism sector’s needs.
Science, innovation department achieves clean audit
The Department of Science and Innovation obtains a clean audit for the 2019/20 financial year, marking its third consecutive clean audit.
Govt policy, range anxiety hinder EV adoption in SA
Government’s policy framework and a host of other conditions do not favour electric vehicle adoption in SA, says the uYilo eMobility Programme.
Parly committee calls for executive changes at TIA
Parliament’s science and technology committee wants to see the removal of both the interim chairperson and CEO of the Technology Innovation Agency.
CSIR, TIA ink tech acceleration, commercialisation deal
The organisations sign a five-year partnership for the acceleration of tech development and commercialisation in SA.
SA SME Fund, TIA co-invest R350m in tech start-ups
The organisations form a partnership to invest in a hardware tech incubator, University Technology Fund and biotechnology.
New initiative supports SA's grassroots innovations
The science and technology ministry and Technology Innovation Agency step up support for local innovators, to ensure their tech inventions are commercialised.