DUT’S TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER AND INNOVATION HOSTS INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY WORKSHOP
Department of Technology, Transfer and Innovation (TTI) at the Durban University of Technology (DUT) hosted the Intellectual Property (IP) Workshop online via Microsoft Teams on Friday, 27 November 2020.
The Programme Director was TTI Director, Professor Keolebogile Motaung and the guest speakers consisted of Omphile Madibela, Head of Legal, Compliance and Technology Commercialisation at NTP Radioisotopes SOC Ltd, Dr Anathi Njokweni, an Intellectual Property Specialist and Trod Lehong, who is a qualified Patent Attorney.
The first virtual workshop by South Africa-Sweden University Forum (SASUF) on appreciation of computational bioscience, was jointly organised by the Durban University of Technology (DUT) and KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, last Monday, 23 November 2020 via Zoom.
The South Africa-Sweden University Forum (SASUF) is a strategic internationalisation project running from 2017-2020 with the overall aim of strengthening ties between Sweden and South Africa in research, education and innovation. SASUF is a collaboration between 37 universities in Sweden and South Africa together with embassies, civil society organisations, funding agencies and ministries in both countries.
DUT WEBINAR FOCUSES ON SEXUAL HEALTH, A VITAL PART OF ONE’S OVERALL WELLNESS
The Durban University of Technology’s (DUT’s) Employee Wellness Programme hosted an online webinar on: Managing Your Sexual health and Well-Being on Microsoft Teams, last Thursday, 26 November 2020.
The online webinar was attended by the DUT community and included guest speakers, Clinical and Consulting psychologist, Nozibusiso Nyawose, also known for her work on the DStv programme named Utatakho; and Dr Nkosinathi E Shabalala, who is currently employed by the University of KwaZulu-Natal (Department of Family Medicine) as a sessional medical lecturer.
STUDENT COUNSELLING AND HEALTH HOSTS WEBINAR ON SUBSTANCE ABUSE AND HUMAN TRAFFICKING
In commemorating the 16 Days of Activism for No Violence Against Women and Children, the Department of Student Counselling and Health hosted a webinar on Substance Abuse and Human Trafficking on Microsoft Teams, last Wednesday, 25 November 2020.
Sister Soori Wardthen from DUT’s Health and Wellness Unit delivered the opening address where she urged the guests to engage and deliberate on activities to foster a collaborative effort in combating gender-based violence and femicide.