The SA Innovation Summit is a platform for nurturing, developing and showcasing South African innovation. Annually, the Summit offers numerous opportunities for entrepreneurs, innovators, thought-leaders, policymakers, inventors and investors to drive innovation in South Africa and inspire sustained economic growth. Each year offers various lead-up events during with the main event in the last quarter September – a highlight of the South African innovation calendar.
FemBioBiz Acceleration Programme Launched!
SANBio is empowering Female-owned Bio-Businesses.
An Acceleration Programme created to develop leadership, technological and business skills in female-owned businesses in the SADC region to support deal-making and business acceleration in the Biosciences arena. Read more here and apply to participate.
WALL OF FAME LAUNCHED
The SA Summit announced the opening of nominations for the Wall of Fame for Technology Enabled Businesses in the Western Cape at the SABAN launch in November 2016. The Wall of Fame aims to develop, through business community involvement, an aspirational culture for becoming technology entrepreneurs. Nominations opened on 10 November.
Reflecting on 2016…. even more to come in 2017!
Thought leadership at its best. SA Summit 2016 offered an opportunity to see and hear some of the most inspirational innovation speakers live in action.
A celebration of the spirit of innovation, business leaders and innovative movers and shakers will ignite the stage, along with entrepreneurs, artists and entertainers.
This fun and informative day was designed to ignite a passion for innovation and inspire the youth of South Africa to come up with their best ideas to make South Africa a better place.
An online competition culminating in finalists exhibiting their invention, prototype or design in the Market on the Edge.
Entrepreneurs, researchers, inventors and innovators are were invited to present their innovative ideas, prototypes and inventions to a panel of judges.
Lots of opportunities were offered to explore the integration of ICT solutions for best practices in the management of municipal assets.