Posts tagged as UJ

Tackling energy shortage challenges in South Africa

Climate change continues to be one of the most important subjects of conversation around the globe. Whether it is among friends, work colleagues or around political tables, it is a hot topic that needs urgent assessing. At Sustainability Week 2019, this issue will be tackled head on through the Sustainable Energy Seminar on Tuesday, 25 […]

Recognised for a life dedicated to science, engineering and technology

  The minister of science and technology, Nalendi Pandor, presented a lifetime achievement award to Prof. Nicolas Beukes at the recent NSTF-South32 Awards ceremony. Prof. Beukes was recognised for his outstanding contribution to science, engineering and technology (SET) and innovation in South Africa over many years. The National Science and Technology Forum (NTSF) held a […]

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. […]