Posts tagged as 2019

Collaboration offers applicants cloud services for earth observation

The new collaboration between the Group on Earth Observations (GEO) and Amazon Web Services (AWS) offers GEO member agencies and research organisations from developing countries access to cloud services to help with the hosting, processing and analysis of big data about the earth to inform decisions for sustainable development. Eligible government agencies and research institutions […]

Gallery: IMSSA President’s Cup 2019

The IMSSA President’s Cup 2019 took place on 15 March 2019 at the Krugersdorp Golf Club. It was attended by 150 members and 18 sponsors.

Rugged-device manufacturing reports EMEA growth

Juniper Systems reported its success throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Throughout EMEA, the company is on pace for another year of growth, including an expanded team and product lines. The company recently added dedicated account managers in German-speaking and Nordic countries. This year the company expects to release five new products, two of […]

Johannesburg to host fifth annual RICS Summit Africa

The fifth annual Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) Summit Africa 2019 is set take place at Sun International’s Maslow Hotel Conference Centre in Sandton, Johannesburg on 29 and 30 May 2019. The theme of this year’s summit focuses on how collaborative partnerships and impactful investment is shaping the future of Sub-Saharan Africa. Key topics […]

Nedbank and EE Publishers’ energy and ICT infrastructure seminars in 2019

A dialogue to unlock the economic and human potential of South Africa Co-hosted by: Nedbank and EE Publishers are hosting a series of morning seminars on important infrastructure issues facing the energy and ICT sectors in South Africa. DATES: See below for the date of each seminar TIMES: 09h00 to 13h00, with a networking finger […]

Registration: Nedbank and EE Publishers’ infrastructure seminars in 2019

A dialogue to unlock the economic and human potential of South Africa Co-hosted by: Nedbank and EE Publishers are hosting a series of morning seminars on important infrastructure issues facing the energy and ICT sectors in South Africa. DATES: See below for the date of each seminar TIMES: 09h00 to 13h00, with a networking finger […]

GPS creators awarded Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering

The 2019 Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering (QEPrize) was awarded to four engineers responsible for creating the first truly global, satellite-based positioning system – GPS. The prestigious engineering accolade is a £1-million prize that celebrates the global impact of engineering innovation on humanity. The 2019 winners are Dr Bradford Parkinson, Prof. James Spilker, Jr, Hugo […]

Lighting trends for 2019

When you give your space a fresh look, don’t forget about lighting; it can impact the overall feel, and not just when it’s turned on. Well-considered lighting can fulfil both a functional and decorative role. Some trends to look out for in 2019 include natural texture and raw materials: lighting made with natural textures and […]