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Fostering Excellence through Knowledge and Innovation

"As we go forward, we will seek to be transactional in maintaining and strengthening the governance architecture, but we will also be transformational as we prepare the citizens for the new economy that requires the development of new parameters in education, innovation, and enterprise", - His Excellency, Dr Hage Geingob, President of the Republic of Namibia

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NCRST Capacitates women in the bio-science business - Fembiobiz II

Participants of FEMBIOBIZ phase 1 Windhoek, Namibia – The National Commission on Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) together w

Demola Officially Kicks Off in Namibia

29 Jul 2016


6 companies, 6 challenges and 30 talents - That’s the way to start the Demola 2016 In Namibia!

The first official Demola  Kick-off event took place on  28 July 2016 at the NCRST Innovation Hub. The room was full of new talent with great energy. The National Commission on Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) GM of Innovation, Technology and Development, Mr John Sifani, welcomed students and partners to our community, and we had an awesome first season!

Student teams have already started working on their real challenges set by our project partners including companies like Telecom, NSI and FNB – we’re looking forward to get started! During the three month project period, teams will turn ideas into concrete demos with the support of our facilitators and tested Demola tools and processes.