Posts tagged as esri south africa

Startups show off their ideas

Esri South Africa has partnered with Venture Network for another in its series of “pitch nights” for startups, held on 7 March 2018 at the company’s head offices in Midrand, providing entrepreneurs an opportunity to expose their ideas to industry and potential investor. The programme is aligned to Esri South Africa’s Startup Programme. Startups can […]

Mauritian university joins GIS training programme

Esri South Africa and the University of Mauritius have signed a partnership agreement, allowing the entire university access to Esri’s ArcGIS technology. At an event held on 12 January 2018, Vice chancellor Prof. Dhanjay Jhurry joined Patrick McKivergan, managing director of Esri South Africa, in concluding the agreement. The University of Mauritius (UoM) is one […]

Building geospatial capacity in African secondary cities

  Secondary Cities Africa team representatives from Cameroon, Ethiopia and Nigeria participated in the week-long Secondary Cities South Africa Technical Exchange which took place at Esri South Africa’s offices in Midrand, Gauteng from 26 to 30 June 2016.  The event, which was organised by the American Association of Geographers, EIS-Africa, Esri South Africa and the […]

Mapping HIV hotpots for prevention methods

  Esri South Africa and the South African National AIDS Council (SANAC) recently held a live demonstration of how they map HIV hotspots using ArcGIS while overcoming the dual burden of data scarcity and spatial interpolation challenges. SANAC is responsible for the co-ordination of a multi-sectoral HIV, TB and STI response for South Africa. The […]