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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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IST-Africa Conference

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NCRST and NAFIN sign memorandum of understanding

  The National Commission for Research, Science and Technology (NCRST) and the Namibia Alliance for Improved Nutrition (NAFIN) signed

SARIMA Annual Conference Call for Abstracts Now Open

18 Nov 2016
 
SOUTHERN AFRICAN RESEARCH & INNOVATION MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION
 
ANNUAL CONFERENCE
 
22 - 25 May 2017
Safari Court Hotel & Conference Centre
Windhoek , Namibia
 
 
SESSION TOPICS
 
• 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
 

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