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New App Fund Launched

NEW TIA MLAB PARTNERSHIP TO STIMULATE MORE LOCAL MOBILE INNOVATION TIA and mLab Southern Africa announce new early stage fund to stimulate more South African mobile innovation by start-ups. Tshwane, South ...

2016 Space Apps Challenge

2016 Space Apps Challenge

2016 marks the 5th Annual International Space Apps Challenge, mLab Southern Africa has been the proud host of this event since 2013 when it was just at 60 global locations, now the challenge has grown to more than 150 cities from around the world with mLab adding new locations in Cape Town and Kimberley. SAVE […]

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Request for Proposals

mLab is currently looking for service providers, preferably small enterprises or consultancies to assist us with a number of key deliverables. If you are interested in submitting a proposal for any of the following opportunities then please complete the form at the bottom of this page and we will schedule some time to discuss these […]

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Workshop: Simulation-based UI design – 19 March

How do you know if a UI is good or bad? Are there other, more systematic, ways to design good UI’s that divine inspiration?   In this workshop we will look into ways of evaluating the effectiveness and “goodness” of different UI designs and looks into simulation as a method for consistently designing good ones.The workshop […]

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Ericsson Innovation Awards Sub-Saharan Africa 2015

These awards recognise those trail blazing individuals who use technology to empower communities and individuals, all the while working towards the goal of a fully networked society. By entering, innovators grow their networks as well as their reputations and will get start-up support and guidance from leading African business people. The theme of the 2015 Ericsson […]

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Join The Networked Society @ Ericsson AHUB 17 – 19 November

Join the Ericsson AHUB @AfricaCom 2015, a space dedicated to showcasing the most important innovations in Africa’s technology industry. Be part of the conversation around how these developments can be tailored and implemented to advance a fully networked society. The three day Ericsson AHUB program sees global and local industry thought leaders come together to engage and create […]

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Durban AgriHack 28November – 2 December

After the successful implementation of two editions of the AgriHack Talent initiative, the Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA) is pleased to launch the Durban AgriHack Talent Challenge! This event is organised in the framework of the Global Forum on Innovations in Agriculture in Africa (GFIA Africa) Conference, in collaboration with the Durban […]

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Startup Financial Modeling Workshop – Cape Town

Join us for two days of intense focus on how to build a robust and flexible Financial Model fit for Angel Investment – capped with a 1:1 session with Newtown Partners at the end. What each attendee will get out: Detailed Financial Model spreadsheet Business Model Canvas best practices Business Metrics & Assumptions to test […]

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Make the world a more user friendly place

A lot of attention is given to scalable backend development, cloud, UI and UX when it comes to application development but often not enough time is dedicated to testing all these important functions. We spoke to Dominique Hawes, founder of the The Testing House, a boutique testing house that specializes in software & mobile application testing.   […]

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Ericsson AHUB to Connect African Innovators & Business

If you are an African Techpreneur or Startup you need to lock in 17 – 19 November for the AfricaCom Ericsson AHUB hosted in Cape Town. Over the last couple of years AfricaCom has become the place to be,do business and build networks with some of the world’s leading ICT companies and this year it […]

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SLUSH 2015 Global Impact Accelerator.

ENTRIES FOR THIS OPPORTUNITY CLOSED ON 8 JULY 2015 November 11–12th, 2015 in Helsinki, Finland Slush is a technology conference for startups and tech talent to meet with top-tier international investors, executives and media. In 2014, Slush brought together over 14.000 attendees and more than 3500 companies for the two-day event, with more than […]

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