The  Science Forum South Africa (SFSA) 2020 will be an opportunity to reflect on the various science, technology and innovation partnerships initiatives led by the Department of Science and Innovation as part of South Africa‘s chairing of the African Union in 2020. As usual, pan‐African cooperation...

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Africa Tech Week is a technology conference, an exhibition and a Technology Awards Ceremony. It focuses on educating South Africa and other African countries on the challenges and opportunities to be gained by their drafting appropriate plans and policies for the 4th Industrial revolution. African...

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Proposal Specifications

The proposed project must include at least one of the following (as separate proposals):

Regional Innovation Networking Platforms are aimed at strengthening regional/rural innovation systems by establishing Networking and Collaboration Platforms that brings together research, development, innovation communities/civil society, technology SMMEs, industry and government. These platforms should take advantage of their spatial closeness of different innovation actors (with complementary knowledge and resources) and create a favourable environment for:

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The Southern African Research and Innovation Management Association (SARIMA) will host a webinar on "Maintaining protection of your developing technology". 

Ensuring your technology remains protected by the scope of your patent, as the technology is being continuously developed and matured, can...

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