And very last but certainly not least our WINNER ! the amazingly vibrant,Leigh Le Roux who works in the advertising, graphic design and UI space. Liegh has been working tirelessly over the last few weeks with our brand manager to craft his illustration to the look of Fak’ugesi Festival 2019! Thanks Leigh!
This Civic Tech breakfast session will provide a platform for entrepreneurs, tech enthusiasts and others to engage and exchange ideas about technology in South African townships. The event will explore how South African township enterprises can develop and grow its enterprises using the latest technology.
“This is the latest outcome of the joint partnership between IBM Research and Wits, which started in 2016 when IBM opened its second lab in Africa in Wits University’s Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct in Johannesburg,” said Professor Zeblon Vilakazi, Wits Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Research and Postgraduate Affairs.
The Broke Ass Showcase is an event that celebrates and promotes youth creativity and excellence by providing our digital trailblazers with a physical platform to showcase their works. Hosted at The Tshimologong Digital Innovation Precinct with MC’s Nikiwe Buhlalu and Thabo Rametsi, a crowd that eclipsed 100 guests were treated to some incredible content in the form of live music and comedy as well as the screening of web-series, short films and an exclusive sneak peek preview of upcoming South African horror film, Tokoloshe. The evening kicked off with a DJ set by Stickx followed by a pair of screenings from Broke Ass Independents