Welcome to the DST/NRF/Newton Fund Trilateral Research Chair in Transformative Innovation, the 4th Industrial Revolution and Sustainable Development.
Funded by the South
African National Research Foundation and the British Council, the programme is
an international research collaboration between the University of Johannesburg,
the African Centre for Technology Studies
(ACTS) in Nairobi and the Science Policy
Research Unit (SPRU) at the University of Sussex in the United Kingdom.
The programme builds on the expertise of three partners to strengthen African
scholarship for examining transformative innovation and its policy dimensions,
in the context of the fourth industrial revolution (4IR) and efforts to achieve
The Trilateral Chair started operating in July 2019.
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