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.
Paleesha Naidoo, Masters student at the GSTM and student intern at GCE Ocean Technology and the Ocean Innovation Norwegian Catapult Centre.
Posted on April 30, 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.
Posted on April 21, 2020
Associate Professor / Professor (SYSTEMS ENGINEERING GROUP) - Engineering
and Technology Management University of Pretoria, EBIT.
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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
IAMOT 2020 Postponed to 13-17 September 2020
Posted on March 13, 2020
In view of the current restrictions on travel from several countries, the organizing committee decided to postpone the IAMOT 2020, the 29th International Conference on Management of Technology from 5 – 9 April to 13 – 17 September 2020 which will be held at Nile University, Cairo, Egypt.
2019 GSTM Masters Research Winners
Posted on March 10, 2020
Prof Elma van der Lingen would like to congratulate the 2019 GSTM Masters Research Winners.
Public Seminar: South Africa's electricity system: Regime-resistance, crisis and strategy of incumbancy, Ms Blanche Ting
Posted on February 19, 2020
On 14 February the GSTM held a public seminar where Ms Blanche, Researcher-energy transitions, University of Sussex Business
School, Brighton, U.K presented her research, titled South Africa's electricity system: Regime-resistance, crisis and strategy of incumbancy.
30th Annual INCOSE International Symposium (18-23 July 2020)
Posted on February 19, 2020
Join us for the 30th Annual INCOSE International Symposium in Cape Town, South Africa from 18-23 July 2020.
Alexander Von Humbolt Foundation fellowship programme for young professionals.
Posted on February 17, 2020
With the expansion of its German Chancellor Fellowship programme, the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation will soon be inviting young professionals from South Africa as well to come to Germany to conduct projects and develop new contacts. The addition of South Africa completes the group of BRICS...
South Africa has huge ‘green fuels’ potential. But it needs to act now
Posted on January 15, 2020
South Africa needs to seriously start thinking about shifting its energy focus. This is for two reasons.
The first is that the country’s important exports – coal and platinum – face potential collapse with the imminent shift of global energy markets. A number of factors are...
Best paper award at the SAIIE Awards - Ms Norah Mahlangu
Posted on November 22, 2019
Prof Elma van der Lingen would like to congratulate Dr George Thopil and his Masters student Norah Mahlangu who received the best paper award at the SAIIE Awards and Gala evening on Friday.
The paper’s title: Life cycle analysis of external costs of a parabolic trough concentrated solar...
Nicolene Roux received the Oral Presentation Runner-up award at the Conference of the South African Advanced Materials Initiative 2019
Posted on October 28, 2019
Nicolene Roux, PhD student at the Graduate School of Technology Management received the Oral Presentation Runner-up award at the Conference of the South African Advanced Materials Initiative 2019
Dr Anthon Botha received two prizes at the SAIIEnexxxt conference
Posted on October 28, 2019
Dr Anthon Botha from the Graduate School of Technology Management (GSTM), Department of Engineering and Technology Management, received two prizes at the SAIIEnexxxt conference held in Port Elizabeth from 30 September to 2 October 2019. This was the 30th conference of the Southern African...
The Fourth Industrial Revolution will not be possible without mining
Posted on September 25, 2019
With the advent of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, and the integration of cyber-physical systems, the internet of things, cloud computing, robotics, artificial intelligence-based systems and additive manufacturing, one must not lose sight of the fact that none of these would be possible without...
The 15th World Congress on Engineering Asset Management (16-19 Aug 2020)
Posted on September 06, 2019
The 15th World Congress on Engineering Asset Management conference will take place in Bonito, Brazil from 16-19 August 2020.
Drs Chitongo, Grobbelaar and Scribante from the Graduate School of Technology Management received their PhD degree at the Graduation Ceremony held on 3 September2019.
Posted on September 05, 2019
The Chair of the GSTM, Prof Elma van der Lingen would like to congratulate Drs MA Chitongo, S Grobbelaar and NO Scribante for obtaining their PhD degrees.
Public Seminar by Mr Sietse van der Woude
Posted on August 12, 2019
Prof Elma van der Lingen from the Graduate School of Technology Management and Prof Ronny Webber-Youngman from the Department of Mining Engineering at the University of Pretoria, cordially invite you to attend a Public Seminar by Mr Sietse van der Woude, Senior Executive: Modernisation and Safety...
GSTM hosts public lecture by leading Japanese scholar, Prof. Masafumi Nagao, on Africa-Asia development cooperation
Posted on July 23, 2019
On Tuesday 16 July 2019, the Graduate School of Technology Management (GSTM) in collaboration with the Center for Japanese Studies (CJS) at the University of Pretoria hosted a public lecture on new innovative forms of Africa-Asia cooperation.
Why South Africa should revert to greater protection for some of its industries
Posted on July 15, 2019
Prof David Walwyn publish ed an interesting article in the Conversation regarding why South Africa should revert to greater protection for some of its industries article.
The debate is important for countries that are struggling to diversify their economies, in South Africa’s case to...