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The Innovation Hub CEO Gives A Keynote Address
The Innovation Hub CEO Gives A Keynote Address

24 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

The CEO of The Innovation Hub, Adv. Pieter...

Ayanda-Allie Paine Addresses The VacWork Finale
Ayanda-Allie Paine Addresses The VacWork Finale

24 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Founder of youth organization - Bukho Bami,...

Young Minds Work on Real-Life Projects
Young Minds Work on Real-Life Projects

22 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

A holiday with the Geeks, young minds in...

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March 2019

The Innovation Hub CEO Gives A Keynote Address

The Innovation Hub CEO Gives A Keynote Address

Posted on 24 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

The CEO of The Innovation Hub, Adv. Pieter Holl gave a keynote address at the VacWork finale. Told scholars that the hub is ready to support and that they must keep on innovating towards job creation. Also describe the vision of the hub and future of Ekasi Labs.

Ayanda-Allie Paine Addresses The VacWork Finale

Ayanda-Allie Paine Addresses The VacWork Finale

Posted on 24 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Founder of youth organization - Bukho Bami, renowned South African journalist, news anchor and TV and radio host  Ayanda - Allie Paine addressed the #gkVacWork scholars adding that these are the stories that need to be told.

Young Minds Work on Real-Life Projects

Young Minds Work on Real-Life Projects

Posted on 22 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

A holiday with the Geeks, young minds in Joburg (Soweto) and and Tshwane spent the week working on real-life projects with focus on Geography, History, Arts and Space. 

Tshimologong Makerspace: Nelson Sekgota Mentors Scholars

Tshimologong Makerspace: Nelson Sekgota Mentors Scholars

Posted on 22 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

The team from the Tshimologong Makerspace visited and mentored the Soweto VacWork scholars. They are also supporting the programme.

Intellectual Property Session

Intellectual Property Session

Posted on 22 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Scholars in Soweto got learn about Intellectual Property with a workshop hosted by The Innovation Hub and the CIPC as a build-up to the World Intellectual Property Day, 26 April.

Secure By Design: Mobile Security

Secure By Design: Mobile Security

Posted on 22 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

As part of the VacWork programme, youngsters have to develop with security in mind. Team 'Still Loading' have built a Mobile App and also outline how they ensure privacy and security rights for users.

Soweto Ready for Pretoria

Soweto Ready for Pretoria

Posted on 22 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Scholars from the Soweto edition of the VacWork programme say they are ready to win it all at the Finale, taking place 23 March at The Innovation Hub in Tshwane.

Introducing the MapIT Challenge

Introducing the MapIT Challenge

Posted on 20 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

As part of the #gkVacWork, MapIT introduced a Geography focused challenge to get youngsters to map stories for tourists, of areas of interests. This is Joburg vs Tshwane. Project led by Mr Lee Alamannai.

Holidays with the Geeks

Holidays with the Geeks

Posted on 19 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

Young people in Tshwane and Joburg are sacrificing their sleep to take part in the Vacation Work programme. As young as 6 years old, they are learning how to Code and build Tech startups.

GKSS Richfield College Mentors Scholars

GKSS Richfield College Mentors Scholars

Posted on 19 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

The Geekulcha Student Society chapter leaders at the Richfield Graduate Institute of Technology are amongst the mentors/trainers of the VacWork in Tshwane at The Innovation Hub.

ZADNA Visits and Guide VacWork Scholars

ZADNA Visits and Guide VacWork Scholars

Posted on 19 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

za Domain Name Authority (. ZADNA ) is statutory regulator and manager of .ZA - the Internet country code top-level domain for South Africa. Ms Doreen Mokoena and Angel Selebano guided the debate scholars on Cyber Bullying: Policy and Regulation in place.

#gkVacWork Kicks Off In Soweto

#gkVacWork Kicks Off In Soweto

Posted on 19 March, 2019 by Tiyani Nghonyama

The March edition of the programme kicked off in Soweto at the Code Tribe Academy at the Soweto Empowerment Zone.

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