Posts tagged as entrepreneurship

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 […]

Empowering students to create tech-sector jobs

  The University of Johannesburg (UJ) aims to incubate thousands of new youth-driven businesses in the technology sector in the next few years in a partnership with Finnish university Laurea, said UJ’s Vice-Chancellor Prof. Ihron Rensburg recently. The university wants to see its students and other young people start businesses valuable to the economy, says Prof. […]

Research and innovation to boost job creation

South Africa’s efforts to grow the economy and create jobs through research and innovation topped the agenda at the first Innovation Bridge technology showcase and matchmaking event held in Pretoria earlier this week. The provided opportunities for local and international technology-based companies, entrepreneurs and financiers to scout for technology solutions and investment opportunities. During the […]