Tuberculosis (TB) patients at Windsor East Clinic in Randburg, Johannesburg, can now be certain of uninterrupted treatment, thanks to a pilot project to provide alternative power to the clinic during times of load shedding.
The Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor today announced 42 additional research chairs at various higher education institutions to assist South Africa's transformation into a knowledge economy, boosting its international competitiveness and improving people's quality of life.
Join the National Advisory Council on Innovation (NACI) for its programme at the Leaderex Conference at the Sandton Convention Centre on 17 September 2015.
The guest speaker, Mr Saul Levin, CEO of Trade and Industrial Policy Studies (TIPS), will provide a sense of the direction of industrial policy in the context of innovation in the manufacturing sector. Ms Zanele Monnakgotla, a member of the NACI Council, will speak about changes in the manufacturing environment, including 3D and 4D printing. Read More
South Africa and Japan could enrich their cooperation in the field of hydrogen fuel cell technology as the countries share commonalities in this regard.The Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, accompanied Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa to Japan this week.
The Minister of Science and Technology (DST), Mrs. Naledi Pandor acknowledged the 2015 National Research Foundation (NRF) Awards recipients a ceremony held at the Coastlands Umhlanga Hotel and Convention Centre in Durban, Kwazulu-Natal on Thursday, 27 August 2015.
South African manufacturers need to adopt advanced manufacturing approaches in order to increase their competitiveness, according to Dr Phil Mjwara, Director-General of Science and Technology. Dr Mjwara was speaking at the 65th CIRP General Assembly, which opened on Monday, 24 August.
The Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, has urged local companies and entrepreneurs to compete for global markets in important technology sectors.
In celebrating its 70th year of research, development and innovation, the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (the CSIR) has put together an informative and enriching programme for its 5th biennial conference.