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SAS interns raise their voices on a career in data sciences

By Staff Writer 10 September 2021

How viable is a career in data science? And what typically leads someone to pursue one? Recently, a few interns at SAS weighed in on this vibrant career path and why they have pursued one. FULL STORY >

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COVID-19 and data science: Modelling a pandemic

By Industry Contributor 30 August 2021

With the pandemic and its impact still being keenly felt in our world, humanity has a potent ally in this particular battle: data science. SAS's Mark Lambrecht explains how data science is playing a crucial role in managing the impact of the... FULL STORY >

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Amazon research award for SU computer science student

By Press Release 25 May 2021

Mr David Baker Effendi, an MSc-student in Computer Sciences at Stellenbosch University (SU), has received an Amazon Research Award based on his innovative research in program analysis with applications in bug-finding and cybersecurity. FULL STORY >

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Accurate quantification of cell dynamics possible with new software tool

By Staff Writer 1 April 2021

Engineers and scientists from Stellenbosch University have developed a visualisation tool that can automatically localise and quantify specific cellular processes such as mitochondrial fission and fusion – and that in... FULL STORY >

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SA data analytics consultancy EXPLORE-AI has partnership with Thames Water UK extended

By Press Release 29 March 2021

Over 70 local data scientists involved in various projects proving local tech capability for global projects. FULL STORY >

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Winners of the recent #1MillionMaths Challenge revealed

By Press Release 7 October 2020

MTN and Siyavula partnership sees SA learners excelling in Maths and Science. FULL STORY >

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Data science graduates hold key to SA’s future

By Press Release 22 September 2020

Data science, and the extraction of insights from the vast amounts of data generated in the emerging digital economy, will be key to effective governance, service delivery, and improving the lives of South Africa’s people. FULL STORY >

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COVID-19 accelerates need for data science skills and strategies for local business

By Industry Contributor 20 July 2020

Instead of abandoning their data management strategies in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic, businesses should be leaning into them, with the need for data science skills actually increasing, argues Shaun... FULL STORY >

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Explore Data Science Academy opens applications for its data science learnership

By Staff Writer 17 April 2020

Africa’s largest institution devoted to data science, The Explore Data Science Academy (EDSA) has opened registrations for the July 1 intake of its 12 month, full-time data science learnership as well as its... FULL STORY >

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Industry Insight - Redefining the role of the data visualisation expert

By Industry Contributor 20 March 2020

Data visualisation, which enables decision-makers to spot patterns and identify trends and correlations in company data that would otherwise have remained hidden, is more a business function than a technological one, argues... FULL STORY >

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Google to train 30k South African learners in computer science

By Staff Writer 16 August 2019

CS First aims to introduce students to computer science fundamentals in a collaborative environment. FULL STORY >

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Technology enthusiast makes maths learning fun

By Press Release 23 January 2018

A mobile phone app developed by a University of KwaZulu-Natal Computer Science student is set to make high-quality maths education free and accessible to students from various socio-economic backgrounds. FULL STORY >

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Enhancing analytics capabilities across Africa to build businesses of the future

By Opinion 8 December 2017

By Wesley Govender, Risk Advisory Africa Leader: Data Analytics FULL STORY >

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Johannesburg Girls are the stars of new science learning app

By Press Release 24 November 2017

In line with movements such as #BlackGirlMagic, the I Am Science initiative aims to work against race and gender biases that young girls and women face daily. FULL STORY >

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Accenture and GIBS research reveals digital can reignite industrial growth

By Press Release 3 November 2017

The latest Accenture and the Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS) whitepaper released yesterday has revealed that although South Africa’s digital economy makes it a standout among its emerging market peers, the... FULL STORY >

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