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Innovation Office

The Propella Business Incubator provides support for innovators with disruptive technology which gives manufacturing in the Eastern Cape and the rest of South Africa a competitive global advantage.

Propella is a partnership between the Nelson Mandela University, the Industrial Development Corporation and the private sector. Our main areas of focus are on renewable energy generation, energy efficiency and related technologies, advanced manufacturing and supply chain optimisation.

The MAD Propella supports entrepreneurs in the music, art and design fields.