Featured start-up: Alpha Lab technologies

Based in Mafikeng, Alpha Lab Technologies is an agritech start-up company started in 2018 by 4 NWU Mafikeng campus students studying computers science, electronics and informatio systems. The innovative start up's prime focus is developing smart farming solutions that utilize the power of 4IR technologies such as AI and IoT.

Some of our challanges, which brought us to MDIHub was our lacking of management skills and business operational skills, including funding, prototyping, access to the market and mentorship

During the start-up's incubation period the company has been provided with with small enterprise start up training, mentorship, access to market, Exhibitions e.g Govtech