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The Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) is the national science academy for that country.
The African Academy of Sciences (AAS) is an Africa-wide scientists organisation.
Artificial intelligence (AI, also machine intelligence, MI) is intelligence demonstrated by machines, in contrast to the natural intelligence (NI) displayed by humans and other animals.
The Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) is an international learned society for computing.
The Bernard Price Memorial Lecture is the premier annual lecture of the South African Institute of Electrical Engineers.
A blockchain, originally block chain, is a continuously growing list of records, called blocks, which are linked and secured using cryptography.
In the card game of poker, a bluff is a bet or raise made with a hand which is not thought to be the best hand.
Bounded rationality is the idea that when individuals make decisions, their rationality is limited by the tractability of the decision problem, the cognitive limitations of their minds, and the time available to make the decision.
Case Western Reserve University (also known as Case Western Reserve, Case Western, Case, and CWRU) is a private doctorate-granting university in Cleveland, Ohio.
A chancellor is a leader of a college or university, usually either the executive or ceremonial head of the university or of a university campus within a university system.
Cable News Network (CNN) is an American basic cable and satellite television news channel and an independent subsidiary of AT&T's WarnerMedia.
Columbia Business School (CBS) is the business school of Columbia University in the City of New York in Manhattan, New York City.
Columbia University (Columbia; officially Columbia University in the City of New York), established in 1754, is a private Ivy League research university in Upper Manhattan, New York City.
Computer science deals with the theoretical foundations of information and computation, together with practical techniques for the implementation and application of these foundations.
A Councillor is a member of a local government council.
Counterfactual thinking is a concept in psychology that involves the human tendency to create possible alternatives to life events that have already occurred; something that is contrary to what actually happened.
Denel SOC Ltd is a South African state-owned aerospace and military technology conglomerate established in 1991.
Duthuni is a village in the Tshivhasa Region of the former Venda in Limpopo Province in South Africa.
The efficient-market hypothesis (EMH) is a theory in financial economics that states that asset prices fully reflect all available information.
Engineering is the creative application of science, mathematical methods, and empirical evidence to the innovation, design, construction, operation and maintenance of structures, machines, materials, devices, systems, processes, and organizations.
Evan Hurwitz is a South African Information Engineer.
Finite element model updating is the process of ensuring that finite element analysis results in models that better reflect the measured data than the initial models.
Fulufhelo V. Nelwamondo (OMS) is an electrical engineer by training, and holds a Bachelor of Science and a PhD in Electrical Engineering, in the area of Computational Intelligence, both from the University of the Witwatersrand, in South Africa.
Guy Laliberté, (born 2 September 1959) is a Canadian businessman, investor, poker player, and musician.
Harvard Business School (HBS) is the graduate business school of Harvard University in Boston, Massachusetts.
Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Imperial College London (officially Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine) is a public research university located in London, United Kingdom.
In contract theory and economics, information asymmetry deals with the study of decisions in transactions where one party has more or better information than the other.
The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) is a professional association with its corporate office in New York City and its operations center in Piscataway, New Jersey.
John Wiley & Sons, Inc., also referred to as Wiley, is a global publishing company that specializes in academic publishing.
Latin honors are Latin phrases used to indicate the level of distinction with which an academic degree has been earned.
The Lewis turning point is a situation in economic development where surplus rural labor reaches a financial zero.
Local loop unbundling (LLU or LLUB) is the regulatory process of allowing multiple telecommunications operators to use connections from the telephone exchange to the customer's premises.
The London International Youth Science Forum (formerly the London International Youth Science Fortnight) is one of the oldest residential science conferences in the world, hosting approximately 500 students from 65 counties all over the world in London.
Machine learning is a subset of artificial intelligence in the field of computer science that often uses statistical techniques to give computers the ability to "learn" (i.e., progressively improve performance on a specific task) with data, without being explicitly programmed.
Mbilwi Secondary School is a school in the town of Sibasa in Limpopo, South Africa.
Mechanical engineering is the discipline that applies engineering, physics, engineering mathematics, and materials science principles to design, analyze, manufacture, and maintain mechanical systems.
Megan Jill Russell is an engineer based in Johannesburg.
South Africa’s National Research Foundation (NRF) is the intermediary agency between the policies and strategies of the Government of South Africa and South Africa's research institutions.
The National University of Singapore (NUS) is an autonomous research university in Singapore.
New Scientist, first published on 22 November 1956, is a weekly, English-language magazine that covers all aspects of science and technology.
In microeconomic theory, the opportunity cost, also known as alternative cost, is the value (not a benefit) of the choice in terms of the best alternative while making a decision.
The Order of Mapungubwe is South Africa's highest honour.
Prospect theory is a behavioral economic theory that describes the way people choose between probabilistic alternatives that involve risk, where the probabilities of outcomes are known (.
Pseudo-modal energies are used for estimating the energy content of a mechanical system near its resonance frequencies.
In economics, "rational expectations" are model-consistent expectations, in that agents inside the model are assumed to "know the model" and on average take the model's predictions as valid.
South Africa, officially the Republic of South Africa (RSA), is the southernmost country in Africa.
Springer Science+Business Media or Springer, part of Springer Nature since 2015, is a global publishing company that publishes books, e-books and peer-reviewed journals in science, humanities, technical and medical (STM) publishing.
St John's College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge (the full, formal name of the college is The Master, Fellows and Scholars of the College of St John the Evangelist in the University of Cambridge).
St John's College is a private school for boys in South Africa.
Statistics South Africa (frequently shortened to Stats SA) is the national statistical service of South Africa, with the goal of producing timely, accurate, and official statistics in order to advance economic growth, development, and democracy.
Stephen William Hawking (8 January 1942 – 14 March 2018) was an English theoretical physicist, cosmologist, and author, who was director of research at the Centre for Theoretical Cosmology at the University of Cambridge at the time of his death.
In microeconomics, supply and demand is an economic model of price determination in a market.
Taylor & Francis Group is an international company originating in England that publishes books and academic journals.
The Economist is an English-language weekly magazine-format newspaper owned by the Economist Group and edited at offices in London.
The World Academy of Sciences (TWAS) is a merit-based science academy uniting 1,000 scientists in some 70 countries.
Time is an American weekly news magazine and news website published in New York City.
The Province of the Transvaal (Provinsie van die Transvaal), commonly referred to as the Transvaal, was a province of South Africa from 1910 until the end of apartheid in 1994, when a new constitution subdivided it.
The University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley, Berkeley, Cal, or California) is a public research university in Berkeley, California.
The University of Cambridge (informally Cambridge University)The corporate title of the university is The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.
The University of Johannesburg (known colloquially as "UJ") is a public university located in Johannesburg, South Africa.
The University of Pretoria (Universiteit van Pretoria, Yunibesithi ya Pretoria) is a multi-campus public research university in Pretoria, the administrative and de facto capital of South Africa.
The University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, is a multi-campus South African public research university situated in the northern areas of central Johannesburg.
Venda was a Bantustan in northern South Africa, close to the South African border with Zimbabwe to the north, while to the south and east, it shared a long border with another black homeland, Gazankulu.
Wolfson College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge in Cambridge, England.
World Scientific Publishing is an academic publisher of scientific, technical, and medical books and journals headquartered in Singapore.
YouTube Space Lab was a 2011–2012 international science competition launched by YouTube and Lenovo, in cooperation with NASA, European Space Agency (ESA), and the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA).