Step-Up Technology Innovation CompetitionStep-Up Technology Innovation Competition is South Africa's newest technology innovation competition and has great potential to identify new and existing technology innovations that can potentially be enabled, supported or assisted. Winners in each sector get to participate in a technology innovation commercial acceleration programme.
The competition, sponsored by the Technology innovation Agency (TIA) and Sasol, is due to be launched on 22 May 2013. Entries and adjudication will be web-based. Thereafter a call for entries will ensue over a 5 month period. Adjudication will be held from 1 October 2013 until 30 November 2013 and the gala dinner or winners presentation will occur in December 2013. Read More
Welcome to the Department of Computer Science at the University of Pretoria.
Our main objective is to explore and research the scientific basis of new technologies. We furthermore promote the proliferation of reliable, robust and innovative computing and information technologies into the IT industry in South Africa.
Excellence in computer science education, the development of internationally and nationally recognised research initiatives, and strong industry collaboration, are the driving factors underpinning the success of the department.