Launch: IBM Research Lab

  Wits University and IBM Research today opened the IBM Research lab – the second in Africa, at the University’s new technology innovation hub in the Tshimologong Precinct in Braamfontein. The researchers will focus on collaborations in the areas of data driven healthcare, digital urban ecosystems and astronomy. Wits’ Deputy Vice-Chancellor: Research, Professor Zeblon Vilakazi, says[…]

Tshimologong Precinct Update

Video (above): Professor Barry Dwolatzky from the WITS JCSE talks about exciting upcoming events including the Fakugesi Festival, the launch of the IBM Research Lab and of course the official launch of the Tshimologong Precinct on 1 September… See the latest image gallery, below as the Tshimologong Precinct moves towards its very own “new beginning…”

2016 promises to be an exciting year…

In this video clip, Professor Barry Dwolatzky from the WITS JCSE talks about his expectations for 2016. He says the major focus is going to be on the ‘operational implementation’ of the Tshimologong Precinct as a living, breathing, working IT hub in Braamfontein. He says, the second aspect of focus is going to be the[…]