GSTM Top 2020 Masters Research Awards
Posted on March 30, 2021
In a stimulating and well-attended online session, held on the 24th March 2021, three top Masters students from the Graduate School of Technology Management were recently honoured for their outstanding mini-dissertations, submitted as part of their degree requirements.
PM Summit 2021
Posted on March 24, 2021
Taryn Bond-Barnard, senior lecturer at the Graduate School of Technology Management, University of Pretoria, will be a workshop speaker at the PM Summit 2021.
NRF-SAASTA webinar invitation - The Potential Impact of Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Priorities on the National Development Goals
Posted on March 10, 2021
NRF-SAASTA would like to invite you to a webinar tiled, “The Potential Impact of Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) Priorities on the National Development Goals”.
Virtual Tutorial (11-12 February) by David D Walden - Fundamental System Engineering Maxims: What They Are and Why They Are Important.
Posted on February 01, 2021
You are cordially invited to the tutorial hosted by the INCOSE SA Chapter. This one-day tutorial will be presented virtually over two days by David Walden. The tutorial is free for current INCOSE members and a fee of R500 applies for non-members. The tutorial will be registered for Continuing...
Article by Joubert, F., E. Steyn, and L. Pretorius, selected as the Editor’s Choice (January 2021) by the Journal of Construction Engineering and Management.
Posted on January 15, 2021
The following article was selected as the Editor’s Choice (January 2021) by the Journal of Construction Engineering and Management.
Joubert, F., E. Steyn, and L. Pretorius, Using the HAZOP Method to Conduct a Risk Assessment on the Dismantling of Large Industrial Machines and Associated...
IAMOT 2021, Cairo, Egypt (19-23 September 2021)
Posted on January 07, 2021
IAMOT is the international organization dedicated to advancing the state-of-the-art in Management of Technology (MOT), Education, Research and Application. The 30th International Conference will be held in Cairo, Egypt 19-23 September 2021.
Dr Rudolph Oosthuizen appointed as Technical Officer of the South Africa Chapter of INCOSE.
Posted on December 09, 2020
Prof Elma van der Lingen, Chair Graduate School of Technology Management, would like to congratulate Dr Rudolph Oosthuizen on his appointment as Technical Officer of the South Africa Chapter of INCOSE.
South Africa has failed to harness the digital revolution: how it can fix the problem- Prof David Walwyn and Laurens Cloete (The Conversation, 4 November 2020)
Posted on November 09, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has precipitated a migration from physical work spaces in many sectors of the economy to online, digital services, supported by staff working from home. Parts of the economy such as mining, manufacturing and hospitality still require workers to be physically present. But...
"Senekal inspirasie vir saamwerk" - Dr Giel Bekker (Beeld 20 October 2020)
Posted on October 30, 2020
Dr Giel Bekker, a senior lecturer in project management and quality management at the University of Pretoria, who comes from Senekal and still owns property in the town, facilitates the project with the team of Senekal to rebuild the town.
Virtual Public Seminar: (25 November 2020) - Exploring the branches of the Systems Landscape... Think Systems...Act Systems...Do Systems. Brigitte Daniel-Allegro, Senior Expert in System Thinking and Dependability Design
Posted on October 29, 2020
Technologies, communications and wide scale accessibility to information have reshaped the essence of work in any enterprise. It is not only a matter of solving new & more complex problems but the key point is to be able to understand the fuzzy, chaotic, changing situation of the environment...
Virtual Public Seminar (22 September): Russel Adams - South African Capital Project Industry - Inhibitors and Solutions
Posted on October 28, 2020
South African Capital Project Industry - Inhibitors and Solutions presented by Russel Adams during a Virtual Public Seminar on 22 September 2020.
Virtual Public Seminar (13 August): Dr Chris Tyler - Science advice in National Parliaments: Research, practice and ways forwards
Posted on October 27, 2020
On 13 August 2020 the GSTM held a public seminar where Dr Chris Tyler, Director of Research and Policy at University College London's Department of Science, Technology, Engineering and Public Policy, presented his research titled Science advice in National Parliaments: Research, practice and...
Online as the ‘new normative’ will damage public interests
Posted on October 07, 2020
Teaching practice at universities across South Africa has been radically changed following the COVID-19 pandemic and the cessation of contact sessions. Students have been unable to attend lectures, stay in university-managed residences or enjoy normal campus life. They have been forced to work...
Indexed eBooks on Engineering Asset Management
Posted on September 01, 2020
SCOPUS-indexed eBooks on Engineering Asset Management with editorial leadership by Professor Joe Amadi-Echendu
Teaching on the edge of chaos: Report on: ‘The future of universities in a post-COVID-19 world’
Posted on July 29, 2020
SAJS Commentary (Volume 116| Number 7/8 July/August 2020) - Prof David Walwyn
You might well ask, what more could or should be said about COVID-19? Don’t we all have COVID-fatigue? Is it not clear that everything, not just universities, will change post-pandemic?
Yes, to all of these...
Paleesha Naidoo, Masters student at the GSTM and student intern at GCE Ocean Technology and the Ocean Innovation Norwegian Catapult Centre.
Posted on July 17, 2020
Paleesha is part of an exchange programme between the Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL), the University of Pretoria and the University of Stellenbosch.
GSTM goes VIRTUAL
Posted on May 15, 2020
The GSTM Department hosted its first Virtual Symposium for the Master’s Degree Students on the 8th May.
Posted on April 21, 2020
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Global solidarity in science and innovation will stop COVID-19 and speed the SDGs
Posted on March 31, 2020
Prof John Ouma-Mugabe, Professor of Science and Innovation Policy, Graduate School of Technology Management (GSTM), University of Pretoria.
The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is exposing the complex organic interrelationships of science, innovation and the Sustainable Development Goals...
Position available: Senior Lecturer / Associate Professor - Department of Engineering and Technology Management
Posted on March 26, 2020
The Department of Engineering and Technology Management, University of Pretoria wishes to invite applications for a vacant position of SENIOR LECTURER / ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR