Ecosystem Description

Initiative Details

Description : #SkateHacks is set on “Localization of Innovation with Global Technologies” as a primary drive with skateboarding as one of the popular activities in the Northern Cape province, we need to use it towards socio-economic and human knowledge/skills development.

Founders: NCDev Ecosystem

Year: 2016

Industry: ICT, Robotics, Sports

Operating Status: Active

Contact Details: +27632373611

Website: www.skatehacks.ncdev.co.za

Project: SkateHacks

About:

#SkateHacks is set on "Localization of Innovation with Global Technologies" as a primary drive with skateboarding as one of the popular activities in the Northern Cape province, we need to use it towards socio-economic and human knowledge/skills development.

  • Math / Science : Ignite more STEM interest and real-life application of Mathematics and Physics.
  • Maker / IoT: Leveraging on Sensor Data - makers making and building 'smart into skateboards.
  • Skating: Getting Technologists to help improve the the game through data insights.

Mentorship: Grooming Future GeekStars

These are the things being driven in helping the youth through Skateboarding and STEM drive.

  • Skateboarding skills
  • Electronics Systems
  • Web/Mobile Apps development
  • Innovation and Entrepreneurship
  • Mathematics and Physical Science

Get Involved: info@ncdev.co.za