Account Details

A valid email address. All emails from the system will be sent to this address. The email address is not made public and will only be used if you wish to receive a new password or wish to receive certain news or notifications by email.
Several special characters are allowed, including space, period (.), hyphen (-), apostrophe ('), underscore (_), and the @ sign.

Personal details

Please indicate your designation/line of innovation here.
Please provide an international phone number, example +27 123 4567. +27 will be added if international dialing code is not specified. The telephone number will not be visible to portal visitors but will be used for administrative purposes.
Please add your email address. This email address will not be visible to portal visitors but will be used to route emails to the individual via the anonymous contact form.


Who are you representing?

If you are an individual intending to upload content in your own capacity, select "individual". If you are an individual intending to upload content on behalf of your organisation, select "organisation". You will be able to upload content once your user is approved and organisation/individual details is approved.

1. I confirm that I am authorised to submit the material for publication on the Portal and that the submission is made in full compliance with all applicable legislation and/or policy.

2. I understand that the material I am submitting is intended to be made publicly available, and I confirm that the material contains no confidential information and that all necessary steps have been taken to protect intellectual property appropriately.

3. I confirm that, to the best of my knowledge, the material is accurate, does not violate any relevant legislation, and does not infringe upon the intellectual property rights of any third party.

4. I agree that I may not hold the DSI liable for any breach in regard to clauses 1 to 3 above.

5. I provide consent to the DSI to edit and/or curate the material for the purpose of clarity, consistency and/or space. The DSI shall provide me with the opportunity to approve any amended copy. Failure to respond within two weeks of a written request for such approval shall be deemed as consent that the DSI may publish the material concerned.

6. I undertake to respond promptly to any requests from the DSI for further information, revision or clarification.

7. I authorise the DSI to use the material submitted for publication on the Portal and for reasonable related purposes, including (without limitation) on relevant social media platforms, for the sole purpose of promoting the Portal and the technologies listed there.

8. I acknowledge that the DSI may upload and/or remove information about the technology/technologies I submit at its sole discretion, and that the DSI has no obligation to notify me when my submitted material is uploaded or removed.

9. I acknowledge that the DSI may choose not to upload any material submitted.

10. Should I require any material that I have submitted to the Portal to be removed or amended, the DSI shall remove or amend the material concerned (as the case may be) within two weeks of receipt of a written request.

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