Since 2012, mLab has become a leader in opening up opportunities for youth and innovators in the digital sector. What started as a platform for supporting the development of impactful mobile applications from idea to launch has evolved into a multifaceted organisation focused on building Africa’s most vibrant digital innovation ecosystem….
mLab Southern Africa
Press release: [Cape Town, South Africa] 23 July 2018
HealthTech Market Maps: 50+ companies redefining health in South Africa
The healthtech opportunities defined in two infographics from mLab and reHealthAfrica
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mLab has a growing community of developers who are creating amazing apps on the Ionic Platform and on a regular bases receive requests for Ionic development resources from our partners, industry and entrepreneurs.
If you are a locally based (South Africa) developer or startup with proven experience in Ionic and interested in joining our community to access meet-ups,…
APPLICATIONS FOR 2017 ARE NOW CLOSED
WHAT IS SLUSH?
During what is – let’s be honest – the sh*ttiest weather season of the year, Slush brings together
the leading actors of the global tech scene to Helsinki for something very special….
CodeBus Africa’s continent-wide tour empowering youth through creative coding workshops has come to an end in South Africa. Cape Town’s Khayelitsha township served as the project’s final stop with local start-up accelerator mLab, Finnish Aalto University, Nokia, Mehackit and the Embassy of Finland in Pretoria welcoming youth and guests to a wrap-up party on Saturday….
Role: Junior Intern Coordinator Kimberley, Northern Cape
This internship is perfect for someone who is fascinated by the digital economy and wants to contribute to the shaping of the tech landscape in the Northern Cape. This is a diverse role in nature and will require an interest in technology,…
Pretoria, South Africa, 21 April 2017, Visceral Media– Visceral Podcast is launching a second season of new content and is available to listeners on iTunes, Stitcher, and SoundCloud.
Visceral Podcast, http://www.visceralpodcast.co.za, is a podcast aimed at promoting women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics, in Africa….
Tshwane, South Africa: mLab Southern Africa, a technology accelerator that focusses on skills, product and enterprise development within the digital innovation economy, today announced the continuation of their partnership with the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) and the Department of Science and Technology (DST) aimed at stimulating more open innovation and development within the African Mobile Health and Wellness sector through an initiative called ReHealthAfrica….
mLab Southern Africa, in partnership with the World Bank’s Innovation and Entrepreneurship unit task team, is seeking Consultants to assist with a number of strategic programmes.
Consultants are invited to apply for the following ToR’s:
Consultant Expansion (Opportunity is being re-advertised)
Take part in the local South African SLUSH GIA competition to join the Slush 2016 Global Impact Accelerator program!
We are excited to announce that the local Global Impact Accelerator (GIA) competition will again take place in South Africa. This will be the 3rd year South African Startups stand a chance to participate in GIA and experience SLUSH.…
mLab and The Innovation Hub expands their CodeTribe Coding Academy to Soweto.
Soweto youth will join the coding revolution with new CodeTribe Academy.
Soweto, South Africa, June 16, 2016 – mLab Southern Africa today announced the expansion of its partnership with The Innovation Hub to empower Soweto youth with mobile development skills….
In 2014 I was recruited as part of the first ever CodeTribe Academy tribe by our CodeTribe mentor Mr Aubrey Malabie. I join the academy because of his vision to empower more youth like me through code, his passion for code and his belief of what it means to be a professional software services firm –…
Challenge open to innovators worldwide developing the technologies of tomorrow in the Internet of Things domains of public safety, connected automotive, industry 4.0, digital health, utilities, security and smart cities
Espoo, Finland – Nokia launched its Open Innovation Challenge for the fourth year running, focusing now on the Internet of Things (IoT) for public safety,…
DISCOP AFRICA Abidjan welcomes the launch of Digital Lab Africa, a call for projects and a platform for African talent in multimedia organised by the French Institute of South Africa, in partnership with DISCOP AFRICA and TRACE.
The objective of Digital Lab Africa is to provide a springboard for African talent in multimedia creation and to make their project happen with the support of French leading companies (studios,…
mLab and the CSIR partner to unlock the local mHealth & Wellness open innovation economy.
mLab Southern Africa and the CSIR announce a new partnership to stimulate more innovation in the Mobile Health & Wellness sector.
Tshwane, South Africa, May 26, 2016 – mLab Southern Africa today announced a new partnership with the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) aimed at stimulating more open innovation and development within the Mobile Health and Wellness sector….
mLab Southern Africa joins the International DEMOLA Network with the first DEMOLA planned in Cape Town.
mLab Southern Africa and the Demola Network announce a partnership to launch Demola in South Africa.
Cape Town, South Africa, May 24, 2016 – mLab Southern Africa today announced a new partnership with the international DEMOLA Network….
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 Africa, April 28, 2016 – mLab Southern Africa today announced the launch of a new APP Fund established in partnership with the Technology Innovation Agency which will assist local mobile,…
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 opportunities in more detail….
Albert Einstein once said, “I never worry about the future. It comes soon enough”. Our world is changing faster than ever before, and we need to be able to keep up with it.
Optical Technologies are shaping everyday. They are disrupting the communication, entertainment, healthcare and other industries,…
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.
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,…
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 & …
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 &…