BOTSWANA INNOVATION HUB PROFILE
Botswana Innovation Hub has been incorporated as a company duly registered under the laws of Botswana to develop and manage Botswana’s first science and technology park.
We contribute to the country’s economic development and competitiveness by creating new scientific, technological, and indigenous knowledge-based business opportunities.
We add value to existing companies, foster entrepreneurship and technology transfer, generate knowledge-based jobs, and attract innovative companies and institutions to Botswana Innovation Hub.
The leading destination for innovation in Africa.
To offer a unique platform for scientific, technological and indigenous knowledge based innovation.
Botswana Innovation Hub is incorporated as a company to develop and operate Botswana’ s first Science and Technology Park to create an environment that supports start-ups and existing local companies as well as attract international companies and institutions to develop and grow competitive technology driven and knowledge based businesses.
As part of our mission to offer a unique platform for scientific, technological and indigenous knowledge based innovation, Botswana Innovation Hub Science and Technology Park has been strategically located on a 57 hectare site, near the Sir Seretse Khama International airport and adjacent to the Diamond Technology Park in Gaborone, the capital city of Botswana.
This park is an ideal location to build and provide state-of-the-art building and facilities to attract domestic, regional and global companies to locate businesses well as research and development activities. Botswana Innovation Hub supports the growth of techno-rich business enterprises over the long term to increase the wealth of the local knowledge intensive community, promote a culture of innovation, and stimulate the competitiveness of member companies and knowledge based institutions.
When fully developed, the Science and Technology Park will consist of world class facilities including state-of the- art telecommunications infrastructure with high capacity international connectivity and secured power, professional business services, and business development services. The business services will allow companies to concentrate on their core business. The development programs, together with the support for R&D and the promotion of innovation and entrepreneurship, will make Botswana Innovation Hub an ideal place for business development. Botswana Innovation Hub key focus sectors are Information Communication Technology, Biotechnology, Mining Technology and Clean Technology.
Our Core Values
Innovation: Commitment to promoting innovation and competitiveness. This is embodied in our “Innovation is happening here” tagline.
Integrity: Commitment to conducting business with integrity and professionalism.
Openness: Commitment to begin open minded, transparent and passionate about endless opportunities that life presents.
Collaboration: Commitment to collaboration with businesses, knowledge providers, partners, local and international community to deliver innovative solutions.
Excellence: Commitment to delivery and operational excellence in everything we do.