Posts tagged as Future of Manufacturing

What does the future hold for South African manufacturing?

  A discussion panel on the future of manufacturing in South Africa heard that government has not pursued solutions sufficiently to enable the country to fulfill its manufacturing potential, resulting in the loss of over 300 000 jobs in the sector since the global financial crisis. Yet, at 11% of GDP, the sector still employs […]

Competition focuses on engineering, business

  Siemens’ Cyber Junkyard competition is an annual highlight on the academic engineering calendar and calls on engineering students to demonstrate their business and selling skills as well. The initiative encourages tertiary students to apply theoretical knowledge in real-world settings. The competition now includes a business development component in line with the tertiary sector’s emphasis […]