Niche Integrated Solutions, a South African Black woman owned ICT emerging company is delighted to have launched TechXAfrica 2018 on Friday, 14 September at Monte Casino La Toscana after months of preparation. This is a first for South Africa, an ICT masterclass event, masterminded by women in technology driving ICT disruption in Africa. TechX Africa is an impressive opportunity to experience next generation thinking and philosophy fueled by woman in Tech, transporting you into the
MTN announces shortlisted candidates in prestigious MTN Women in ICT Awards August 2018 Niche Integrated Solutions Finalist MTN SME Recognition Award: recognizes wholly-owned, women-run enterprises that are viable businesses making inroads in the ICT sector. After days of reviewing hundreds of nominations for this year’s MTN Women in ICT – Partnership for Change Awards. The adjudication panel has shortlisted the top three entries that will be competing in their respective categories for the top accolades.
Top South African companies recognized for having an edge in innovation By Henra Mayer. Balancing the demands of the business of today with the business of tomorrow is a skill. Strategic thinking needs to be elevated to the next level, aligned and resourced to focus on driving new results. Being relevant in today’s disruptive business environment demands innovation from everybody, without fail. To recognise and reward South Africa’s innovation leaders, the annual South African Innovation
Nisha Maharaj has received the most prestigious International award at the 2018 women4Africa awards that was held at the Great Hall in Kensington, United Kingdom. She was also a finalist in the category International woman in Technology 2018. Women4Africa is an international platform that pays a tribute to all exceptional African women across all works of life. Nisha is elated at receiving this red carpet honour and was the only South African to have won
There are many women doing great things in tech in South Africa, making their mark with cool initiatives and strong leadership roles. Gender diversity in technology is an ongoing challenge, and women have to constantly prove their capabilities and strengths. Yet, more women are contributing innovative and even disruptive ideas, making meaningful change in people’s lives. Nisha Maharaj is the founder of Niche Integrated Solutions, an ICT solutions company that brings innovative solutions to Africa.
Who are the women of Africa that are making a difference? Why is it important to recognise them? What impact are they making? All questions that are asked on a regular basis. In an attempt to seek answers it is useful to review the business landscape on the Continent. Are women leaders emerging at a significant rate? Is female representation on the Boards of companies increasing? Has the salary gap decreased? Are women business owners