The eKasiLabs is a micro innovation hub facility spread across the 5 economic corridors in Gauteng where we foster and cultivate a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship in townships. The facilities are located in Mohlakeng, Sebokeng, Garankuwa, Soweto, Tembisa, Alexandra, Mamelodi, Kagiso, Kathorus and Mabopane.
- Business Development support
- Mentoring (both technical and non-technical)
- Commercialisation and market development support
- Value Added service such Intellectual property and other legal service advisory
- Co-creation facilities that include hotdesking, training facilities and boardrooms with a professional appeal for the use of entrepreneurs
- Access to financial support
- Access to Fabrication laboratory that can be used for prototyping and development of various applicable products for entrepreneurs.
The programme is focused on entrepreneurs based in Gauteng townships with an emphasis on innovative solutions with the potential to impact different spheres of society such as business, government, and civil societies.