Top 15 Young Geeks of 2021

Recognising local talent, herewith the Top 15 Young Geeks doing
the work beyond the surface within the local Geek Culture.

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Profiling Talent

A check on the health of the South Africa Geek Culture, work being done, shortfalls and future forecast.

Channel Support

Highlighting the needs of local Geeks and Highlighting the needs for support to nurture young talent.

Inspire The Future

A quest to help young school learners see what is possible and build up same energy and stamina on them.

What's this about?

The role of Geekulcha in this journey is to create and enable platforms for Innovation and Creativity. In this regard, the organization also seek to showcase the shifts and health of the South Africa Geek Culture.

During the Youth Month, Geekulcha name and honor Top 15 Young Geeks in South Africa. These are the minds marking their stamp and playing a greater role in the Digital Revolution. These are Geeks who have been identified as being a role player in the transformation.

One gets nominated and selected to be on the list based on the work they had been doing and contributing the SA tech ecosystem.

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Here are the Geeks named for 2021 #Top15YoungGeeks

Top 15 Young Geeks of 2021

Antoine Mfuamba

Co-Founder/ Oringo Technologies

Azile Mdleleni

MSc Geoinformatics Student/ University of Pretoria

She obtained her BSc and BScHons in Geoinformatics from the University of Pretoria and currently perusing her MSc Geoinformatics. For her honours degree, her research focused on investigating daily...

Carol Khoza

Software Developer/ Vidly IT

Isaac Mongali

Co-Founder/ Oringo Technologies

Luke Draper

Owner and Lead Developer/ Hero Entertainment

Luke Draper (BaPVA Hons. Wits 015) is a performer, theatre technician and game designer who founded Hero Entertainment in 018 with the purpose of redefining play and merging arts and technology tog...

Melvin Kisten

Junior Developer/ Sol Plaatje University

His passion for software development directed him to major in Applications Development at Sol Plaatje University. He completed his Diploma and an Advanced Diploma in Information and Communication T...

Moeketsi Mokay Lebakeng

Design director / Product designer/ Fold Creative

Ndivhuwo Khabubu

Junior Software Developer/ Travsim

Ofentse Gaenakgang

Co-Founder/ Varsity Deals

Simphiwe Radebe

CEO / Founder/ Brain Cap Developers

Snaye Sotashe

Software Developer Intern/ University Of Zululand

In 2017, he decided to register at University of Zululand for Bsc Applied Mathematics And Computer Science. In his first year, he says that he did not learn much , it was a lot of theory based stuf...

Sphephelo Mabena

Software Developer/ Independent

Talhah Patelia

School Learner/ Patelia

Vuyo Mhlotshane

Co-Founder/ Loakit

Yolanda Mabusela

Intern/ Contactable