Wits Innovation Centre (WIC)

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From Knowledge to Impact: Empowering bright minds

#WitsInnovation | #InnovationForGood | #WitsForGood

The Wits Innovation Centre (WIC) lies at the heart of the University’s innovation ecosystem that seeks to develop an ‘innovation mindset’ across all disciplines and boundaries. This is where brilliant minds come together to create, collaborate, and drive multidisciplinary innovation that leads to impactful solutions. The WIC is the leading interface for research-led, researcher-led, and student-led innovation, both within academia and with industry partners.

A new era in #InnovationForGood

The new Wits Innovation Centre (WIC) was officially launched on 17 April 2023. It is a dynamic multidisciplinary hub that will make a significant impact by harnessing the creativity and ingenuity of the Wits community to solve complex, real-world problems.

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