|The InnovationSIG is a special interest group in South Africa for the Systematic Innovation community which spans industries such as ICT, construction, agriculture, health sciences, mining, education, fashion, automotive and others. InnovationSIG meetings will typically occur on the first Thursday evening of each month. The agenda will normally showcase one or more innovations from a specific industry. The principles behind the innovation will be highlighted as a means to grow attendees’ systematic innovation skills. The current and future role of ICT in the showcased innovation(s) will be emphasised in order to broaden the outlook of ICT and innovation professionals as well as key players within the specific industry. Meeting with people and ideas from a range of industries will make for dynamic and interesting networking opportunities. Those, whose innovation skills grow, will soon be able to move ideas between industries and benefit from the new ideas, people, companies and approaches that they encounter.
The InnovationSIG will specifically promote thinking and actions which will spur real and sustainable job growth within South Africa. The extent to which this is achieved will depend on the drive and calibre of those attending the meetings.
Visit our events section to see when InnovationSIG will be meeting.
InnovationSIG Event – 6 October 2016 – Building Information Modelling (BIM)
InnovationSIG Event – 3 November 2016 – Aquaculture in Theory and in Practice
InnovationSIG Event – 2 February 2017 – Clean Energy Storage Technology
InnovationSIG Event – 13 April 2017 -3D Printing, is it Hype or a Game Changer?
InnovationSIG Event – 9 March 2017 – How to Invent
InnovationSIG Event – 4 May 2017 – Designing Change Approaches to Enable Digital Transformation
April 25 @ 17:45 - 19:30
Technology, Game-Thinking, and Playful Experiences as part of Organisational Innovation and AdaptationMay 15 @ 17:30