#SS19Hack Northern Cape

24 - 25 May, Sol Plaatje University


About #SS19Hack Hackathon

#SS19HACK challenges local techies to build tech and mechanisms to protect the connected population. All we need is you, your laptop, a willingness to learn, a hunger for information and some background in computer science and/or mathematics.

Theme: Protecting the Digital Citizen in the 4th Industrial Revolution

Security and Innovation within the fields of: robotics, artificial intelligence, nanotechnology, quantum computing, biotechnology, the Internet of Things, the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), Blockchain, fifth-generation wireless technologies (5G), additive manufacturing/3D printing; fully autonomous vehicles and MUCH moreā€¦the sky is the limit...or is it really

Northern Cape

The Department of Economic Development through the Knowledge and Innovation Economy sub-programme and the NCDev Ecosystem have since been leading the provicial edition since inception in 2017.

With a mandate of building the Developer/Maker Momentum in the province, the organizations believe that Information Security skills acquirement is one of the most essential to acquire.

Why Attend #SS19Hack?

This is a great opportunity to gain a new skills and innovate securely. Be part of the #SS19Hack, 24 - 25 May at Sol Plaatje university.

What to look forward to...

* Acquiring new skills
* Being innovative and building solutions that matters
* Collaborative and Co-creative work
* Food and refreshments to be served throughout
* Prizes to be won including having to present the province in Sandton


An Ideathon is a one-day training, idea generation and networking opportunity with the goal of bringing together students from different IT and computer science disciplines and backgrounds to share their ideas.

Attend the IDEATHON

Date: 06 April 2019
Time: 09:00 - 17:00
Venue: TBC

NB: You must be REGISTERED below to attend the IDEATHON.

14 Annual ITWeb Security Summit

#SS19Hack will take place on the sidelines of #ITWebSS2019

Register Support

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#SS19Hack Northern Cape Registration