Vuligqondo Innovation Networking Platform is aiming at supporting technology SMMEs in Technology and Innovation through identifying tourism economic activities at Dr JS Moroka Local Municipality through digital innovation and mapping key tourism destination to help municipality to attract more tourists and investors for socio-economic development. We are looking at technology SMMEs who can use ICT tools to connect tourism activities, tourist, investors and clients to add value in our rural economy for inclusive economic growth in Mpumalanga.
Mpumalanga Tourism Hackathon is initiated to ensure that we are bringing youth, women and people living with disability to work together in finding great solutions to support Dr JS Moroka Local Municipality to connect tourism and economic activities, and create opportunities for investors and its community members.
The project of Mpumalanga Tourism Hackathon will help to transfer knowledge and skills to the youth, women and people living with disabilities as well as ensuring that best innovation is supported until it reach commercial phase.
The Mpumalanga Tourism Hackathon will take place as follows:
DATE: 24 - 25 September 2022
VENUE: Vuligqondo Digital Lab, Maphotla Village
PARTICIPANTS: Developers, designers, artists, ect.
EXPECTATIONS: Web applications, mobile apps, data visualisations
Participants of the Hackathon will be provided with datasets to build solutions that addresses problems in: Discoverabiliy in points of interest, market access for local artists, Cultural and heritage activities showcase, enabling new ventures,
Register for the Hackathon and we will send you more details as soon as possible