Nelson Mandela Bay iHub is a business incubator located in Port Elizabeth and Thembalethu, George that supports businesses in ICT. The iHub has a specific focus on technologies that have the potential to disrupt existing value chains and facilitate market access for our incubatees whilst contributing to social development. Our sectors of interest include (but not limited to) educational technology, smart agriculture, automation and robotics, big data analytics, cloud computing and block chain technology.


The main service offerings of the iHub are:

  • Business Development - The centre offers business development through highly qualified and passionate business development officers. This includes guidance in all business areas all the way from idea to commercialisation.
  • Co-working space - The iHub provides an open plan shared working space. This allows for interaction with different types of people from different companies, allowing for possible collaborations. The centre also provides training rooms and board rooms for private meetings, as well as an R&D lab.