18 Innovations
University of the Western Cape

Almost 1 million South African Deaf people use South African Sign Language (SASL) as their primary means of communication as often they cannot speak, read nor read lips in any of the eleven official...

University of the Western Cape

The UWC Kraalbos Biostimulant (UKB) is a proudly South African, cost-effective, safe, natural and organic botanical fertiliser and pesticide with promising commercial applications in the agriculture...

Wits Commercial Enterprise

Monitoring location and activities of miners underground, as well as environmental information, is essential to ensure miner safety. Information transmission systems currently used in underground...

Wits Commercial Enterprise

There are approximately 1 million upper limb amputees across South Africa, with an estimate of another 5 million in the rest of Africa.  Amputees find available prostheses too expensive, uncomfortable...

University of KwaZulu-Natal

In South Africa and around the world, electrical utilities are required to inspect power lines and their immediate environment to ensure safe and reliable operation of the electrical network. Such...

University of KwaZulu-Natal

The problem of Striga infestation is increasing disproportionately in the sorghum growing areas of Africa, especially in drier regions of the continent. The infestation particularly affects...

North-West University

An innovative Board game/app designed for pre-primary and primary learners for improving children’s mathematics achievement by focusing on cognitive aspects (mathematics concepts, metacognition and...

North-West University

The Medical Screening App is a mobile application that provides fast and accurate screening assistance for any individual. The app currently screens for Vitamin A deficiency, metabolic syndrome and...

University of Venda

The development of wheat-Bambara groundnut composite rusk will reduce the cost of importing wheat flour and promote the utilisation of the underutilised Bambara groundnut which is a cheap legume crop...

Innovus

AxioVR is a virtual reality software company that aims to address the growing local and international need of developing virtual reality paradigms for both research and industry.  This includes but is...

Innovus

The need for accurate, rapid and sensitive detection of bio-molecules is becoming ever more pressing. The aforementioned are needed in several industries,  ranging from clinical diagnostics and...

Cape Peninsula University of Technology

BamFibre is a natural, gluten-, lactose- and cholesterol- free soluble and insoluble fibre developed at the Cape Peninsula University of Technology.  BamFibre acts as a stabiliser and cryoprotectant...