Enabling Growth in The Northern Cape using Technology

Kimberley – On 5 & 6 February 2015 a very successful networking session was held by the Department of Economic Development and Tourism (DEDaT) in partnership with Sol Plaatje University (SPU) ...

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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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RHOK Pretoria is BACK for 2015

Random Hacks of Kindness (RHOK) Pretoria is back and will be takingplace at the UNISA Main campus on the 6th till the 7th of June. Hackersfrom across the province will gather together to hack social-relevantsolutions that impact Africa as a continent. The theme for thisedition of RHOK Pretoria is “Socio-Economical Africa”. RHOK is one ofUNISA’s […]

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2015 App Developer Skill Census

How will IoT play out in your ecosystem? Is HTML vs. Native still relevant? Are you using AWS, Azure or Google Cloud? Which are the hottest IoT verticals? These are some of the questions that our friends at VisionMobile address through their Developer Economics research, so take their quick survey and make your voice heard. […]

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2015 App of the Year Awards

We want your apps for the 2015 App of the Year Awards – bolder, bigger, and better than ever The App of the year awards are back – with an exciting new format and categories, focusing on content, genre and pitting like against like. Whether you’re a new developer, an experienced one, an old hat […]

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