GE Africa Innovation Centre Wins SAPOA Award for Innovative Developments 2017!
The GE Africa Innovation Centre (GE AIC) was awarded with the SAPOA Award for best Innovative Development 2017 at the annual SA Property Owners Association Awards ceremony on Thursday 22 June 2017.
Providing a dynamic showcase for GE in the region, and a home for global thought leadership, the glass-encased, three-story GE AIC was designed and built in a record time of one year, and launched on 13 June 2016.
The annual SAPOA Awards celebrate exceptional design, green building, originality and efficiency in commercial, industrial, residential and other property spaces.
Innovation in Africa
The GE Africa Innovation Centre provides a venue to showcase the best of global GE innovation, invention, practices, and methodologies, and to bring together GE’s internal and external stakeholders to collaborate in unlocking opportunities for Africa’s accelerated growth and sustainable development.
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The GE Africa Innovation Centre: Serving Sub-Saharan Africa
Based in Houghton Estate in Johannesburg, South Africa, the GE Africa Innovation Centre (GE AIC) serves Sub-Saharan Africa, and is dedicated to the rollout of sustainable strategic innovation programmes, projects and solutions for the region. The GE AIC is part of a network of 12 GE Innovation Centres and 30 GE Digital Foundries, Garages and Research Centres across the world.
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African Thought Leadership
Where GE & Africa Meet
Direct from our interactive and digital GE Africa Experience Centre: Download Thought Leadership papers – GE and African Innovation; the GE Store and more.
GE Global Innovation
Industrial Innovation at Work
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