Welcome to the National Commission for Research, Science and Technology.

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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Latest News

South Africa and Namibia to collaborate on producing national indicators on science, technology and innovation

Namibia, Monday 22 May 2017 – The Human Sciences Research Council’s Centre for Science, Technology and Innovation Indicators (CeST

NCRST and NSI sign memorandum of understanding

The National Commission for Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) and the Namibia Standards Institution (NSI) signed a memorandum of unders

SARIMA Annual Conference Call for Abstracts Now Open

28 Apr 2017
22 - 25 May 2017
Safari Court Hotel & Conference Centre
Windhoek , Namibia
• Solving Africa’s challenges through Research and Collaboration
• The Evolution and Role of the Research & Innovation Manager in the Innovation Value Chain
• The Role of Research Management in Data Driven Analytics
• Successful case studies of Industry and Research Partnerships
• Interdisciplinary success between Humanities and Social Sciences (HASS) and STEM
• University Strategic Plans and Research Administration: Aligning Resources with Goals
• Developing Cross-Disciplinary, Large-scale or Collaborative Grant Proposals
• TTO strategy and framework
• Driving innovation in Academia and Research
• Prototyping & the Challenges of Small-Scale Production for Market Development via Outsourcing
• Research, Innovation, Entrepreneurship – Building an eco-system
• Commercialization activities
• Incubators / Accelerators, their drivers, synergy of colocation

Visit the SARIMA website for more information: www.sarimaconf.co.za