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How to adapt to the future of work

How to adapt to the future of work

November 21, 2017 • Events, Features, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

On Tuesday 21 November 2017 Deloitte hosted an event at its offices in Johannesburg, South Africa which looked to tackle how businesses and governments can approach the future of work. Now this is an extremely loaded term, “future of work,” it can be looked at from a multitude of angles, but what the speakers at the [&hellip...

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Avent South Africa confirmed as exhibition sponsor of IOTFA 2018

IOT Forum Africa 2018 to tackle blockchain, smart cities, AI and more

November 21, 2017 • Events, Internet of Things, Top StoriesComments (0)

Under the theme, “Powering a new era of operational transformation,” IT leaders and senior executives will converge in Johannesburg on the 14th & 15th of March, for the Internet of Things Forum Africa 2018 (#IOTFA2018). This event will...

Most powerful internet of things companies operating in Africa.

Most powerful Internet of Things companies operating in Africa

November 21, 2017 • Events, Internet of Things, Lists, Top StoriesComments (0)

The Internet of Things is disrupting the way organisations conduct business worldwide. In a few years to come, the world will see a massive growth in connected things from our devices to our homes and cars. Businesses worldwide are seeking ways in which to...

Huawei technology drives Cameroon to Smart City award recognition

Huawei technology drives Cameroon to Smart City award recognition

November 20, 2017 • Events, Mining & Energy, Top Stories, West AfricaComments (0)

In Barcelona, Spain, November 16, 2017 at the World Smart City awards held at the Smart City Expo World Congress 2017 (SCEWC), Cameroon was recognised with a nomination for the Innovation Idea Award for its solar energy project. They were not the only Huawei...

Da Vinci TT100 Award winners revealed

South Africa: Da Vinci TT100 Award winners revealed

November 17, 2017 • Events, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments (0)

The TT100 Business Innovation Awards 2017 that took place in Johannesburg, South Africa on Wednesday, 15 November 2017 saw South Africa’s most innovative companies recognised for being role models in the management of innovation and technology. These...

Huawei releases the "brain" of smart city at SCEWC

Huawei releases the “brain” of smart city at SCEWC 2017

November 15, 2017 • Events, General, Top StoriesComments (0)

ICT solutions provider, Huawei, at the Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC) on 14 November 2017 in Barcelona, Spain released their Intelligent Operation Center (IOC), a solution that functions as the “brain” of the Smart City, connecting the digital and...

The Smart City Expo World Congress 2017, Barcelona, Spain.

In Pictures: Smart City Expo World Congress 2017

November 15, 2017 • Events, Features, Top StoriesComments (0)

The Smart City Expo World Congress 2017, which is being held in Barcelona, Spain, from 14-16 November 2017, drew in the masses as over 17 thousand people converged on the Spanish city to gain thoughtful insight from speakers and exhibitors of the leading...

The future arrives in the Gulf as the Future Cities Show season kicks off

The future arrives in the Gulf as the Future Cities Show season kicks off

November 14, 2017 • Events, General, Internet of Things, SponsoredComments (0)

The second edition of the Future Cities Show, that will take place in Dubai, UAE, from April 9-11, 2018, will set the tone for smart cities through the three pillars – sustainability, innovation, happiness and showcase the future of urban life. With a theme...

Huawei showcases smart city nervous system at SCEWC 2017

Huawei showcases smart city nervous system at SCEWC 2017

November 14, 2017 • Events, Features, Top StoriesComments (0)

The Smart City Expo World Congress 2017 (SCEWC) in Barcelona, Spain got underway on 14 November 2017 and looked to showcase the latest developments the progression towards smart cities. Under the theme of “Leading New ICT, Creating a Smart City Nervous...

What's in store for delegates attending AfricaCom 2017

What’s in store for delegates attending AfricaCom 2017?

October 24, 2017 • Events, General, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on What’s in store for delegates attending AfricaCom 2017?

Anyone who’s anyone in African telecoms and technology will be in Cape Town at AfricaCom 2017 from 7-9 November. The continent’s single largest and most influential technology, media and telecoms (TMT) event, promises opportunities to witness future tech...

Celebrating 20 years of Africa’s telecoms and technology journey

AfricaCom 2017: Celebrating 20 years of Africa’s telecoms and technology journey

October 23, 2017 • East Africa, Events, North Africa, Southern Africa, Top Stories, West AfricaComments Off on AfricaCom 2017: Celebrating 20 years of Africa’s telecoms and technology journey

AfricaCom, Africa’s largest technology, telecoms and media event celebrates its 20th anniversary in November 2017, and promises delegates and exhibitors three days of thought-provoking content and cutting-edge technology and a glimpse into what the future...

2017 AfricaCom Awards

Here’s what’s free to do at AfricaCom 2017

October 22, 2017 • Events, General, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Here’s what’s free to do at AfricaCom 2017

The 20th AfricaCom conference in Cape Town on 7-9 November 2017 will be tackling the hottest topics for 2017, including IoT, Big Data, FinTech, digital health, sustainable power solutions, digital education and much more. While the conference is predominately...

What's in store for delegates attending AfricaCom 2017

AfricaCom 2017: New digital health conference stream added to AfricaCom agenda

October 21, 2017 • Events, Healthcare, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on AfricaCom 2017: New digital health conference stream added to AfricaCom agenda

Mobile technology is without doubt the next great ‘enabler’ in healthcare in Africa. A mobile phone has become a biosensor, a laboratory, a scanner and a data processor and e-Health is rapidly proving its potential to improve workplace efficiencies,...

Abe Wakama, CEO of IT News Africa.

IT News Africa CEO, Abe Wakama to chair African Leaders Day at Innovation Africa Summit 2017

October 16, 2017 • Events, General, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on IT News Africa CEO, Abe Wakama to chair African Leaders Day at Innovation Africa Summit 2017

IT News Africa‘s CEO, Abe Wakama, is set to chair African Leaders Day on the 23rd of October at the 7th Innovation Africa Summit which will take place in Mozambique between 23-25 October 2017. Under the official joint patronage of the Ministry of...

Micro Focus and HPE Software launch South African leg of merger

Micro Focus and HPE Software launch South African leg of merger

October 13, 2017 • Events, Software, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Micro Focus and HPE Software launch South African leg of merger

Micro Focus and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) software have officially launched the South African leg of the merger between the two software companies. The merger, which is happening on a global scale, was announced on the 1st of September 2017 and saw the...

Six start-up ventures to feature at UCT Genesis Project

Top 6 start-up ventures to feature at UCT Genesis Project

October 10, 2017 • Events, Southern Africa, Startups, Top StoriesComments Off on Top 6 start-up ventures to feature at UCT Genesis Project

The University of Cape Town (UCT) announced on Monday 9 October 2017 that their Genesis Project will launch another six dynamic student start-up businesses from its Honours-level Postgraduate qualification in Entrepreneurship. These innovative student...