deaftouch has a vision to connect the word to the deaf, through the use of our accessible communications solutions, we enable efficient and effective communication between organizations and the deaf/blind while empowering platforms for diversity, equity and inclusion.

deaftouch is an award-wining...

KaziHealth is a health promotion programme consisting of a behaviour change model that targets health behaviours, as well as perceived levels of stress and mental health outcomes. This includes a health risk assessment, an online short learning programme and the KaziHealth mobile app. These tools...

Growing-up: Children Building Careers™ (GCBC™) is a computer-based career development learning program that focuses on assisting learners in achieving the right mindset to make appropriate and relevant career choices for their future. GCBC™ addresses the need for career education programs that...

Ncediso™ is an integrated mobile application developed to up-skill community healthcare workers including nurses and clinic practitioners in areas where basic healthcare, first aid skills and clinics are scarce. The application allows for the early detection of various disabilities, and diseases...

LeguPro is a protein-rich pasta that is produced from non-traditional pasta ingredients such as peanuts, soybeans and chickpeas. LeguPro is a cost-effective nutrient dense high protein healthy instant noodle product and aims to give consumers an alternative staple food product to be consumed as is...

This is a high-tech lighting solution that simulates a real skylight, having application to environments that have little or no access to natural lighting. This type of circadian lighting technology has also been known to have a positive effect on the wellness of individuals.  

Universal access, low student engagement, informal curriculum
alignment and limited measurability of educational outcomes are
all key problems with the current remote or virtual learning
programs undertaken in large scale public-private educational
technology deployments. COVID-19 has further widened the gap
between remote, peri-urban, low-income public sector students
and private education students.

IDEA has created an outcome, data-driven and interactive virtual
school solution that is device and connectivity agnostic. Working
on a mobile phone, tablet, computer or projector the

iResponse is an AI-driven digital health platform designed to implement preventive health diagnostics, improve patient care, send out early warning and alert notification, track, predict, analyse and deal with COVID-19 infectious disease threat in Nigeria.
It helps better the human condition and bring about a better future to Nigerians using Artificial Intelligence (AI), big data analytics and digital technologies to manage and quarantine the exposed person, and deal with the pandemic in Nigeria.

COVID-19 disease cause pulmonary infections, which could be observed by CT images of the lungs as well as chest X-ray images. Clinicians have been able to observe and diagnose similar infection such pneumonia using this approach. In fact asymptomatic breast cancer and diabetes testing can currently be done using AI image processing.

A anonymised dataset of chest x ray images of Covid-19 infected patients as well as healthy patients is sampled. A convolutional neural network model is trained to analyse chest x -ray images, detect and label COVID-19 infected cases. Mobile chest X ray

TjopTjop is a mobile app developed by the, NWU Faculty of Engineering Medical Device Development and Commercialisation group, to assist schools, businesses, and other institutions to easily collect and store health screening information from students, pupils, staff and clients. It saves time and effort at the screening stations, makes stored data available to the relevant people who needs to view the summarized data and act proactively when the results are out of range. For children we create QR codes as ID cards, and we use barcode IDs (both books and card versions) to identify the adults we