OpenIX Launches Three New Challenges for Sugar and Electrical Industries

Deadline 1 November 2014

OpenIX is a South African Open Innovation Exchange that connects solution seekers in industry and government with tech entrepreneurs and late stage R&D. By making these connections we accelerate the innovation and R&D process, and drive the commercialisation of research and novel technologies. OpenIX participants include Transnet, Sappi, the City of Tshwane, prominent South African FMCG companies, and international and local research institutes, universities, SMMEs and multinational companies, three oppotunities are addressed:

  • OpenIX Challenges
  • Technology Offers
  • Partner Opportunities

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Tirelo Bosha Public Service Improvement Programme

Tirelo Bosha is a grant facility that supports, amongst others, the research, development and piloting of new ways of delivering front-line public services by funding improvement initiatives in all three spheres of government. The programme is intended to challenge the way in which departments are currently delivering services to the people and therefore requires a new way of thinking and improved and systematic ways of delivering services to ensure that impact will be visible at the level of front line service delivery. for more info click here.