The winners of the Hack.Jozi 2016 Challenge were announced at The Wits Club on 19 May 2016. In case you missed it (or just want to experience the announcements all over again), here are the videos of the evening, as well as interviews with the winners and some fun banter from MC, Ashraf Garda. And[…]
Friday, 20 May 2016: The winners of the 2016 #Hack.Jozi Challenge, announced by the City of Joburg and Wits University last night, will scale their businesses to create jobs and help beat real issues they identified in healthcare, education and local government administration in the City of Joburg. The top three contestants, selected from over[…]
In this video clip we feature an interview with Phathwa Senene, one of the #HackJozi Challenge finalists. His company, Atinov have developed a fire reporting device that could change lives in Johannesburg’s townships.
In this interview that was filmed on night of the first #HackJozi Challenge boot camp training session (16 March 2015), Zolani Matebese from the City of Johannesburg, talks about the initiative and sheds some light in terms of what the judges are looking for… Perhaps the next Mark Shuttleworth will come out of the very[…]