This high level, evidence-led virtual discussion on innovation and innovation measurement in South Africa on 28 August 2020 will feature … Continue reading Policy Forum: State of innovation in South Africa
8 July 2020 – South African Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology, Dr Blade Nzimande, today released the results … Continue reading Results of SA Business Innovation Survey 2014-2016
In two brand new briefing papers, researchers from the Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators at the Human Sciences Research Council investigate firm-level awareness of public funding for innovation in the manufacturing and services sectors. Continue reading Can government stimulate innovation through public funding and procurement in manufacturing and services?
Members of the media and other interested parties are invited to join the Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators and … Continue reading Survey leaders to brief media on 5 September 2017
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The Western Cape Workshop of the National Advisory Council on Innovation’s Provincial Roadshow took place place at InvestSA on 10 September 2019. … Continue reading Policy Forum: Is the Western Cape establishing a regional culture of innovation conducive to the needs of business?
Nigeria and South Africa are Africa’s largest economies, with a combined GDP that rivals those of all other African nations … Continue reading Nigeria and SA’s innovation performance compared
The Human Sciences Research Council undertakes national science, technology and innovation surveys, in terms of the Statistics Act (No. 6 … Continue reading SA’s first agricultural innovation survey
The Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators (CeSTII) and the National Advisory Council on Innovation (NACI) are pleased to invite participation … Continue reading Call for Participation: Innovation-Data | UserX | Design Hackathon
About two thirds of South Africa’s GDP now consists of contributions from the services sector, which ranges from banks and … Continue reading How South Africa’s services sector can help tackle poverty and inequality
On 25 May 2018, about 60 industry association leaders, government officials, researchers and entrepreneurs gathered at Gauteng’s Riversands Incubation Hub. … Continue reading Tweets and slides from #IAID2018
Contrary to the view that diversification and structural change only result from industrialisation, there is growing consensus that the services … Continue reading Innovation in services: The potential to contribute to structural economic transformation
“Studies on barriers to innovation typically focus on the impact of obstacles on the propensity to innovate as well as … Continue reading Barriers to innovation: Evidence from South African manufacturing companies 2010–2012
Large-scale disruption and fast-changing competitive patterns are a norm in today’s economic landscape. Innovation is a bedrock of successful firms … Continue reading Coming up: Industry Associations Innovation Day 2018 – 25 May
It’s been an intense but rewarding week for ‘Team BIS’. We announced the roll-out of our fieldwork effort, attended the … Continue reading Ignition on SA Business Innovation Survey 2014-2016