Postgraduate Research &
Innovation Symposium (PRIS)

Join our Industry/ Tech Talks

Our Industry/ Tech Talks provide a symbiotic interface between our students and members of the industry.

Students get an industry perspective from working professionals, who in turn get to address the next generation of talent in STEM fields. 

Take a look at our 2022  Industry/ Tech Talks

Date

Company

Topics

Attendees

Video

19 Oct 2022

  • Microsoft FarmBeats: AI, Edge & IoT for Agriculture
  • University recruitment

TBD

 

To be added

 

13 Oct 2022

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  • The world is changing so is MinTek
  • Semi-passive biological treatment of acid mine drainage
  • Alumni perspective

TBD

To be added

 

5 Oct 2022

  • The Zoom Developer Platform Offers Solutions, Tools, And Resources That Enable Developers to Build Applications & Integrations That Use Zoom’s Video Based Communications Solutions or Integrate Core Zoom Technology
  • Recruitment Opportunities

TBD

To be added

 

21 Sept 2022

  • Internet of Things Use Cases and Opportunities for Start-Ups
0

15 Sept 2022

  • Overview of the CSIR Energy Centre
0

13 Sept 2022

  • Overview on Sasol Timelines for the Intake of Bursaries and
    Intake of Graduates on the Sasol Development Programme
0

9 Sept 2022

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  • A brief company profile and an expose’ on how various academic fields (such as IT, Health sciences, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Chemistry etc) converge at inqaba biotec
  • Recruitment Process and what potential applicants need to know
0

7 Sept 2022

  • N2/N3 developments and jobs opportunities
  • SANRAL Recruitment Initiatives
  • SANRAL External Bursary Programme
0

Aug 2022

To be added

0

Aug 2022

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  • Leveraging Open Source Software
  • Recruitment, employment opportunities and more
  • UKZN alumnus working @ Allan Gray
0

Aug 2022

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  • Elsevier career opportunities
  • Becoming an Elsevier Ambassador
  • LinkedIn Profile tips and tricks
  • Expanding your network
  • Awards at the Elsevier Foundation for Researchers
0

Aug 2022

To be added

0

Aug 2022

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To be added

0

Aug 2022

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To be added

0

Aug 2022

To be added

0

June 2022

  • Coding advice and tips for students in preparation on for the working world
0

June 2022

  • ITC quality assurance metrics in practice: use cases
  •  Recruitment, employment opportunities and more
0

May 2022

  • Software Quality Management and Testing

  • Recruitment, employment opportunities and more
0

Take a look at our 2021 Tech Talks

Date

Company

Topics

Attendees

Downloads

Dec 2021

  • We invited 20+ research institutions and public/ private organisations to exhibit at the PRIS 2021, and present what their organisation’s had to offer.

0

Nov 2021

  • Recruitment initiatives
  • Internship opportunities
  • Vacation work
  • Bursary opportunities
0

Oct 2021

  • Recruitment process at MS Office
  • Latest trends in IoT, cloud computing & AI
  • Industry perspective on using MS Office
0

Sept 2021

  • The world of Agile and DevOps in industry
  • Career journey and experience since graduating from UKZN
0

Aug/ Sept 2021

  • Recruitment process at Amazon
  • How I went from student to entry Engineer
  • Software testing and quality assurance
  • Amazon workshops
0

Aug 2021

  • Understanding the environment
  • State management
  • Reacting to data
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