Food Co-creation & Innovation Workshop held in Pretoria

Food Co-creation & Innovation Workshop

In order to develop products from indigenous resources and create new markets for them, it is important to empower women, farmers and relevant students with information which enables them to start thinking innovatively about food and food products. Business skills and scientific awareness as well as connections with food manufacturers can be of great help to these stakeholders.

SANBio Student Ambassador for South Africa – Ms Thokozani Sikhosana

Thokozani Sikhosana

 We asked our newest Student Ambassador to write an introductory piece in her new role. We are also looking for additional Student Ambassadors in Southern Africa. For more information on the Student Ambassador Scheme, click here.

 

Dear fellow students and researchers,

I am overjoyed to have been selected as the SANBio Student Ambassador for South Africa.

NEPAD-SANBio/BioFISA II Promoting Bioentrepreneurship – Making Science a Reality

NEPAD-SANBio/BioFISA II Promoting Bioentrepreneurship – Making Science a Reality

NEPAD-SANBio/BioFISA II arranged a Lean LaunchPad™ Training Program for shortlisted seed funding candidates at the CSIR in Pretoria on 14–18 March 2016 to facilitate better proposal writing.