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FTLab at SAIS end conference
FTLab was invited to participate in the SAIS end conference. Prof Erkki Sutinen was a panelist in session 2: Connecting...
Twitter reveals clues to church growth, says researcher
WHEN people in London posted on Twitter about going to church in the spring of 2014, they probably didn’t expect their 140-character missive to...
LUT 5G Mökki opening event
Professor Erkki Sutinen, Vuyelwa David Ruwodo & Lannie Uwu-khaeb where some of the presenters at the 5G Mökki & Parvi...
Visit to the Gobabeb Research and Training Centre
Professor Erkki Sutinen and Lannie Uwu-khaeb visited the Gobabeb Research and Training Centre to talk about possible future collaboration.
Meeting with Damara King/Kai-Gaob and Royal Family
Goab Justus ǁGaroëb accompanied by prince Tsatago ǁGaroëb and Tsukhoe ǁGaroës visited the FTLab. Images
Dissertation defense (Computing): MA Anthony-Paul Cooper
On Friday, 12th Nov 2021 at 15:00 Anthony-Paul Cooper defends his doctoral thesis “Exploring the use of Twitter data to...
Dissertation defense: Samuli Laato
On Friday, September 3, 2021, Samuli Laato defends his doctoral thesis “Designing Location-based Games: How to support players’ social interaction,...
Launch of Erkki Sutinen’s and Anthony-Paul Cooper’s book
The launch event of Erkki Sutinen’s and Anthony-Paul Cooper’s book Digital Theology. A Computer Science Perspective was arranged on its...
Finnish-Namibian Joint Tech Campus
The first Finnish overseas university campus in Namibia, a partnership between the University of Turku and the University of Namibia,...
Remote campus prevents brain loss
Professor Erkki Sutinen is working in Windhoek to ensure that Namibia’s young IT abilities remain in the country. The remote...
Article: UNAM Tests Desalinated Seawater Bottling Facility in Henties Bay
The University of Namibia installed a bottling facility at its solar power operated seawater desalination pilot plant to illustrate the...
Article: Opinion – Co-creating online learning
Dr Shihomeka suggested the concrete steps that Namibia has to take to move forward for better e-learning in his op-ed...
Plug-in campus promotes cross-cultural learning, innovation
The Future Tech Lab, a plug-in campus set up within the main campus of the University of Namibia (UNAM) in...
First Research Academy Seminars
The first two Research Academy seminars and workshops took place between 28th – 29th October at the UNAM main campus...
Opening Ceremony
The Opening Ceremony for the new Namibia Campus took place on the 5th November 2019 in the newly renovated FT-Lab...
Campus Renovation Stage 1
The first stage of renovation has been completed at our Namibia campus, and here are a few photos. This stage...