Botswana Digital & Innovation Hub (BDIH) is an innovative and networked organisation that promotes technology, entrepreneurship and commercialisation. BDIH is under the Ministry of Tertiary Education Research Science and Technology with a Board of Directors from diverse disciplines to perform fiduciary duties for the company. BDIH is a company limited by guarantee to promote innovative ventures and has two subsidiaries namely Botswana Innovation Hub Properties (BIHP) and Botswana Innovation Hub Investments (BIHI).


BDIH Mandate

BDIH is incorporated as a company to develop and manage Botswana’s first Science and Technology Park to achieve the following;

  • Contribute to the country’s economic development and competitiveness
  • Create new scientific, technological, and indigenous knowledge-based business opportunities.
  • Foster entrepreneurship and technology transfer to develop start-up companies and add value to existing companies
  • Generate knowledge-based jobs opportunities
  • Attract innovative companies and institutions to Botswana Digital & Innovation Hub.


Technology Entrepreneurship Development

  • Incubation
  • Business Acceleration
  • Innovation Capacity Building

Innovation Funding

  • Promoting Innovation through provision of seed/early-stage funding

Technology Transfer & Innovation Commercialisation

  • Intellectual Property Advisory Services
  • Market readiness and Market Access

Real Estate Services for all Innovative Ventures

  • Grade A Office space to let (Lettable area:15,000 sqm)
  • Commercial & light industrial Plots for sale (57 Ha Fully serviced plots)