Royal Philips

Royal Philips is a diversified health and well-being company, with an emphasis on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation in Healthcare, Consumer, Lifestyle and Lighting. Royal Philips established the Africa Innovation Hub, which will do application-focused scientific and user studies to address key challenges like improving access to lighting and affordable healthcare and create innovations […]

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National Research Foundation (NRF)

South Africa’s National Research Foundation (NRF), with the generous support of South Africa’s Department of Science and Technology, joins the NEF’s scientific community of practice, becoming an integral part of growing the NEF’s scientific impact on the continent. The NRF is South Africa’s research and science development agency; it funds research, the development of high-end […]

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The NEF appreciates the interactive ways that IMAGINARY promotes mathematics. IMAGINARY is a prize-winning mathematics outreach project, initiated by the Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach (MFO) in 2007 that aims to communicate modern mathematics to a broad public in an aesthetic, interactive and collaborative way. It offers an open source platform and live exhibit that features content […]

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The African Academy of Sciences (AAS)

The African Academy of Sciences (AAS) is a pan-African organization of senior scientists and science policy experts, senior academics and science managers with strong partnerships with the AU and TWAS. The Academy prizes institutions that are “bold in their conceptual framework and nimble in their response to opportunities and challenges.” As a Member of the […]

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IBM is leading the way to improving business by offering a wide variety of solutions. IBM offers a wide range of technology and consulting services; a broad portfolio of middleware for collaboration, predictive analytics, software development and systems management; and the world’s most advanced servers and supercomputers. The NEF is a platform for IBM to […]

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