MIT, Munich Airport to develop LabCampus Innovation Center
MIT, Munich Airport to develop LabCampus Innovation Center

Munich Airport and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Senseable City Lab have signed a cooperation agreement to work together in the development of the LabCampus Innovation Center...

2 days ago

Wind turbines aren't quite 'apex predators', but the truth is far more interesting
Wind turbines aren't quite 'apex predators', but the truth is far more interesting

Wind turbines are, it appears, everywhere. Even if you can't see some on the horizon on your way into work every day, it is hard to miss the continual news coverage...

By Jeroen Minderman 8 Nov 2018

Bonang will host the first People's Pageant SA in 2019
Bonang will host the first People's Pageant SA in 2019

South African personality Bonang Matheba will host the inaugural People's Pageant SA in 2019. The new pageant aims to celebrate South African women who are helping to transform the world around them...

6 Nov 2018

Real Bicycle Co. aims to re-shore bicycle design and assembly
Real Bicycle Co. aims to re-shore bicycle design and assembly

Real Bicycle Co., a wholly owned subsidiary of not-for-profit organisation Qhubeka, has moved from perfecting its first locally-produced commuter bicycle prototype to full-scale production...

1 Nov 2018

Floatovoltaics solve more than one sustainability challenge
Floatovoltaics solve more than one sustainability challenge

According to the United Nations more than 300-million people in the sub-Saharan region live in a water-scarce environment.

31 Oct 2018

#GivingTuesdaySA officially launches in South Africa
#GivingTuesdaySA officially launches in South Africa

This October 30th, join fellow South Africans as we celebrate the spirit of Ubuntu and launch #GivingTuesdaySA in partnership with Brand South Africa...

Issued by Brand South Africa 30 Oct 2018

Bonang Matheba accepts 5 For Changemaker Award at #5ForChange Jozi debut
Bonang Matheba accepts 5 For Changemaker Award at #5ForChange Jozi debut

The annual 5 For Change Black-tie Gala made its debut in Joburg this year with great success to a sold-out house...

30 Oct 2018

Girl power high up on the CN Africa, Save the Children agenda
Girl power high up on the CN Africa, Save the Children agenda

Launched in August this year, Cartoon Network Africa's Powerpuff Girls (PPG) Awards is just about ready to draw to a close...

By Sindy Peters 29 Oct 2018

R3m upgrade for Sterkfontein Psychiatric Hospital complete
R3m upgrade for Sterkfontein Psychiatric Hospital complete

The new occupational therapy and sports facilities at Sterkfontein Psychiatric Hospital were opened this month, coinciding with Mental Health Awareness Month...

29 Oct 2018

LeadSA Changemakers 2018 celebrates positive changemakers
LeadSA Changemakers 2018 celebrates positive changemakers

The 4th Lead SA Changemakers conference took place at GIBS in Illovo, Johannesburg. The event which celebrates active citizenry was attended by more than one hundred delegates...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 25 Oct 2018

Habitat for Humanity addresses Africa's unique housing challenges at local leadership conference
Habitat for Humanity addresses Africa's unique housing challenges at local leadership conference

With some of the fastest growing cities in the world over the next 50 years, Africa will encounter many challenges...

25 Oct 2018

SA student produces world's first bio-brick made using human urine
SA student produces world's first bio-brick made using human urine

UCT master's student in civil engineering Suzanne Lambert has produced the world's first bio-brick grown from human urine...

24 Oct 2018

Corporate content should be part of your DNA
Corporate content should be part of your DNA

On the cusp of exciting and fruitful pan-African networking and trade, the time to make use of an unbiased B2B media showcase for all Africa's dynamic, entrepreneurial business communities is now...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 24 Oct 2018

SEED SA Go Sustainable! Programme presents its successful green enterprises
SEED SA Go Sustainable! Programme presents its successful green enterprises

SEED SA recently presented its pioneer group of green enterprises to the local business community of Polokwane and Richards Bay...

24 Oct 2018

Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus
Bizcommunity Recruitment in Africa Focus

A comprehensive B2B Recruitment Focus from December 2018 to February 2019 will ensure that Bizcommunity is the go-to destination for all the B2B news you'll need to plan your HR and recruitment strategies in 2019...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 23 Oct 2018

Siya Kolisi announced as Global Citizen: Mandela 100 advocate with key focus on hunger and nutrition
Siya Kolisi announced as Global Citizen: Mandela 100 advocate with key focus on hunger and nutrition

International advocacy organisation Global Citizen has announced that Siya Kolisi will become an advocate for the Global Citizen Festival: Mandela 100...

Issued by OnPoint PR 19 Oct 2018

M&C Saatchi Abel gives light to new Nelson Mandela Bay precinct
M&C Saatchi Abel gives light to new Nelson Mandela Bay precinct

M&C Saatchi Abel has led a consortium that has won a bid to design a new precinct for Nelson Mandela Bay to honour Madiba's contribution to South Africa...

Issued by M&C Saatchi Abel 17 Oct 2018

SAB Foundation awards SA's most promising social innovators with R12.5m
SAB Foundation awards SA's most promising social innovators with R12.5m

The first place winners in this year's SAB Foundation Social Innovation and Disability Empowerment Awards took home more than R1m each for their innovations...

16 Oct 2018

The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!
The best Biz summer holiday (content) package ever!

Feeling a bit state-capsized, swept along by more waves than a cryptocurrency chart? Here are some life-saving festive content ideas...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 15 Oct 2018

Local innovators take a dip in the "shark-tank" to pitch water-saving ideas
Local innovators take a dip in the "shark-tank" to pitch water-saving ideas

Seven finalists in the Innovations for Water Resilience Competition recently pitched their water innovations to a tough 'shark tank-style' panel of judges...

15 Oct 2018

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How the construction sector's moving towards greener building techniques

Green building and sustainability are words that remain at the forefront of conversations for many South Africans...

By Jolene Blundell 12 Oct 2018

Clean, green tech startups go head-to-head in Startup World Cup Pitching Den
Clean, green tech startups go head-to-head in Startup World Cup Pitching Den

More than 40 entrepreneurs and startups participated in the 2018 Global Cleantech Innovation Programme (GCIP-SA) of the Technology Innovation Agency (TIA) at the SABC Education SA Innovation Summit last month...

11 Oct 2018

GBCSA expert mentors African winner in global showdown of RICS competition
GBCSA expert mentors African winner in global showdown of RICS competition

GBCSA's Sian Cohen will mentor the African winner and global finalist in the RICS Cities for our Future competition in their effort to take home the top prize of £50,000...

11 Oct 2018

2018 GBCSA Awards winners announced
2018 GBCSA Awards winners announced

This year's GBCSA Awards winners were awarded during the gala dinner of the 11th Annual Green Building Convention...

9 Oct 2018

LeadSA Changemakers Conference 2018
LeadSA Changemakers Conference 2018

The fourth Lead SA Changemakers conference will take place on Saturday, 20 October, at GIBS in Illovo, Johannesburg...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 8 Oct 2018

EcoDataCenter launches carbon-positive data center into operation
EcoDataCenter launches carbon-positive data center into operation

FALUN, Sweden: With data centres expected to consume as much as 20% of the world's energy within only a few years, the deployment of energy efficient data centres is crucial...

8 Oct 2018

UCT Graduate School of Business brings African context to global sustainability conversation
UCT Graduate School of Business brings African context to global sustainability conversation

An international sustainability project that is co-hosted by the UCT Graduate School of Business (GSB) and the Beedie School of Business at Simon Fraser University, Canada has won a significant global award - recognising its impact in the world of business...

Issued by UCT Graduate School of Business 3 Oct 2018

IMO 2020: shipping companies to rethink fuel procurement
IMO 2020: shipping companies to rethink fuel procurement

Hafnia Group plans for shipping emissions challenge in 2020 by mandating Inatech to digitise fuel procurement...

3 Oct 2018

Shortlisted AfriSam-SAIA Award for Sustainable Architecture + Innovation projects announced
Shortlisted AfriSam-SAIA Award for Sustainable Architecture + Innovation projects announced

The 2017/18 shortlisted projects for the AfriSam-SAIA Award for Sustainable Architecture + Innovation have been revealed...

3 Oct 2018

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