Smart City


About Smart City

Cities and towns have to get smart to manage a combination of influx from urban areas and natural population growth in order to ensure that residents enjoy an increasing quality of life.

Mission

Our mission as a smart, hi-tech incubator is to support the successful development and sustainability of innovation as the first choice for the commercialisation of smart products and services for Smart Cities and Smart towns.



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Business

Smart
Building

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Community

Smart
Education

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Environment

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Governance

Smart
Healthcare

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Infrastructure

Smart
Mobility

Smart Business

Smart Business

SMART BUSINESS

Investment is attracted by the ease of doing business and the quality of life of the people working in the company. Propella supports the development of both industrial and IT products which help businesses to take full advantage of the benefits of being situated in a Smart City or town.

Smart Building

Smart Building

SMART BUILDING

Propella has a Smart Building test bed on site. Solutions are developed for buildings of all types and sizes, from small government (RDP) houses to multi-storey complexes. A smart building intelligently integrates different physical management systems to ensure they work together efficiently. Smart building management systems can reduce water and energy use, minimise waste and improve security for residents and visitors.

Smart Community

Smart Community

SMART COMMUNITY

Technology has the power to enable municipalities to be more responsive to citizen needs in order to enhance the quality of life of residents.Propella follows a citizen-centric approach to the development of applications. Citizens expect transparent, accessible and responsive services. A survey by Accenture found that citizens increasingly want a personalised digital experience, smartphone access and integration with social media. More specifically, citizens want smartphone apps that provide convenient access to services and information

Smart Education

Smart Education

SMART EDUCATION

Smart Cities enable virtual learning and augmented reality to transform the way residents of all ages and from all walks of life learn. Through its partnership with the Nelson Mandela University Propella can connect entrepreneurs with internationally recognised education experts.

Smart Environment

Smart Environment

SMART ENVIRONMENT

Propella takes a holistic approach to developing the solutions needed to make cities and towns more sustainable.

WASTE MANAGEMENT

Smart waste management systems reduce waste and sort waste at source. Propella supports the development of Smart methods for the proper handling of waste. This includes the conversion of waste into a resource for closed - loop economies.

WATER MANAGEMENT

Almost all towns and cities around the world face challenges with the supply of potable water. Propella supports the development and monetisation of Smart water management systems that use digital technology to help save water, reduce costs and increase the reliability and transparency of water distribution.

SMART ENERGY

Propella is supporting the development of smart energy innovations, such as distributed renewable generation, microgrids, smart grid technologies, energy storage, automated demand response, virtual power plants and demand - side innovations such as electric vehicles and smart appliances.

Smart Governance



Smart Governance

SMART GOVERNANCE

For developers of new technologies that improve urban governance through better use of information and provide seamless communication between the municipality and the residents

Smart Healthcare

Smart Healthcare

SMART HEALTHCARE

Globally, the health sector is in transition as it seeks to address a myriad of challenges—from an aging population and rising costs to outdated infrastructure and incompatible technologies and protocols. Managers of public health facilities in Smart Cities need ICT services that enable the provision of intelligent, data-driven medical services in order to make optimum use of the funds available. Propella also supports the development of Smart medical devices that help with prevention and treatment.

Smart Infrastructure

Smart Infrastructure

SMART INFRASTRUCTURE

Smart infrastructure provides the literal foundation for smart cities. The core underlying characteristic of the elements that make up a Smart City (such as governance, mobility, buildings, environmental management) is that they are connected and that they generate data. Propella helps innovators to explore ways of using this data intelligently to ensure the optimal use of resources and improve performance.

Smart Mobility

Smart Mobility

SMART MOBILITY

Smart mobility solutions help reduce congestion and foster faster, greener and cheaper transportation options. They include individual mobility systems such as bicycle sharing, ride sharing (or carpooling), vehicle sharing and on - demand transportation.

Smart City

About Smart City

Cities and towns have to get smart to manage a combination of influx from urban areas and natural population growth in order to ensure that residents enjoy an increasing quality of life.

Mission

Our mission as a smart, hi-tech incubator is to support the successful development and sustainability of innovation as the first choice for the commercialisation of smart products and services for Smart Cities and Smart towns.

Smart
Business

Smart
Building

Smart
Community

Smart
Education

Smart Environment

Smart
Governance

Smart
Healthcare

Smart Infrastructure

Smart
Mobility





Smart Business

Smart Business

   Investment is attracted by the ease of doing business and the quality of life of the people working in the company. Propella supports the development of both industrial and IT products which help businesses to take full advantage of the benefits of being situated in a Smart City or town.


Connexion events

Connexion events is an event hosting business that focuses on making events happen for clients and bringing customers to businesses target audience. The audience I am trying to attract are people who are planning to have an event whether it is a gender reveal party, baby showing, organized trips. I want to help connect them with the right people whilst also bringing clients to businesses on the page .

KASI DIGITAL SOLUTION (PTY) LTD

KasiFlavor is food ordering and delivery App that focuses on servicing the underserved communities, mainly townships. The App allows the users based in these communities to order their favourite township dishes (widely known as Kasi Bite) from nearby small to medium size food outlets owned by locals. The App allows the small food outlets to expand their customer base without having to put expansionary investment in their businesses. It also creates job opportunities for locally based delivery drivers who do the actual deliveries to the customers on orders placed via the App.

Real PPE Marketplace(PTY)LTD

We are an online marketplace that builds a bridge of trust between genuine buyers and genuine sellers. Our buyers find Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) products from trusted suppliers, who have gone through a strict verification process to give buyers peace of mind. Similarly, our buyers go through a verification process to give peace of mind to our sellers that they are dealing with authentic buyers. A detailed description / bio which clearly states your intentions.

Grocerlerator

Serene Zone

Manzini Energy (PTY)LTD

His a 25 year old young man, born and raised in Mdantsane in the second biggest township in South Africa. He has selflessly committed his heart and soul in weaving like a needle through the fabrics of our society, trying to play his part in rebuilding our country. He is purpose driven by fuelling the 2030 Agenda of promoting sustainable development. He therefore academically committed himself in Public Management at Buffalo City College. He has 5 years working directly with management tasks, oversight and policy compliance in diverse professional settings. He serves in several leadership structures as a Board Member at St Buchanan International Heritage Foundation. He played an oversight role and chaired the youth and children subcommittee. He served as an SRC President and Council Member at Buffalo City College, he was the head of the student governance, presided over the student parliament and supervised all the work of the SRC to ensure conformity with the South African Constitution (Act 108 of 1996), Continuing Education Act (Act no 16 of 2006) as amended as well as College Rules and Regulations and Code of Conduct. He has also exceled academically to a point he was a Supplementary Instruction Leader at Buffalo City College, educating in Office Data Processing. He serves as a Deputy Secretary at the Moral Regeneration Movement Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality under the Office of the Speaker, the movement stems on advocating to facilitate, encourage and coordinate the programme of every society in working towards restoring the moral fibre of our nation. He is also the National Youth President of the National Baptist Church of Southern Africa. He is the head of the youth (RSA, Swaziland, Lesotho) elected to run programs of the youth that will influence the community instead of the community influencing the youth of the church. He serves as the Advisory Board Member for Student Enterprise Programme at African Leadership Academy and has a responsibility to support and advise students on their career streamlines. He serves as the Board Deputy Chairperson of Cecilia Makhiwane Hospital, playing an oversight and giving input on the recommendations for capital investment of the Hospital for infrastructure and maintenance undertaking all reasonable measures to ensure that appropriate compliance frameworks and control are in place and are operating effectively. It has always been his dream and vision to be an entrepreneur. When he was still in primary school, when other kids where playing soccer during break, he was selling love bubbles (growing gel bubbles) and going home with R40 profit per packet used. In 2017, he made it to the top 10 Sita Hackathon Competition that took in East London. He also won the Standard Bank eKasi Biz Competition in 2017. He also won the Eastern Cape Intercollege Entreprenuership Competition in 2021, which was initiated by Allan Gray Maker which gave birth to Mount ICT Household Solutions (Now known as Manzini Energy). He now serves as an alumni of the competition as it booms to be National event.

MTLRT (PTY) LTD

The business is an app that will assist people to keep records of their tax refundable receipts and expenses. It will also give tips and educate people on how to maximise their tax return

Blaq bloq the brand (Greyvest)

GrayVest App is a Digital wallet that allows you to have control over your money using the latest blockchain technology for untrusted parties to come to agreement on the state of a database, without using a middleman. By providing a ledger that nobody administers Using GrayVest App linked to your bank Account from as little as R2 per day investing into a goal plan. You can choose to invest your money into RSA top Portfolio’s, or International Stocks, depending on your needs and investment goals. As these portfolios grow in value your Piggy Investments grows. GrayVest App gives you full control on what you can afford. With fractional goals, you can choose how much to invest. Digital Piggy Bank offers access to your funds directly from the app.

ENZA ISIBAWO

Enza Isibawo Pty Ltd is a start-up that was established in 2018 with the intention to assist broiler small scale farmers to level up their business by making their small business big and big problems small. • Enza Isibawo Pty Ltd is currently developing a mobile application called the BOM (Broiler Operations Management) app. Which will digitize the broiler operations record keeping, assist with remote reporting, access to industry info, notifications to farmer, financial & operational reporting. Basically, it’s like having a cost accountant in your pocket.





Smart Building

Smart Building

 Propella has a Smart Building test bed on site. Solutions are developed for buildings of all types and sizes, from small government (RDP) houses to multi-storey complexes. A smart building intelligently integrates different physical management systems to ensure they work together efficiently. Smart building management systems can reduce water and energy use, minimise waste and improve security for residents and visitors.






Smart Community

Smart Community

Technology has the power to enable municipalities to be more responsive to citizen needs in order to enhance the quality of life of residents. Propella follows a citizen-centric approach to the development of applications. Citizens expect transparent, accessible and responsive services. A survey by Accenture found that citizens increasingly want a personalised digital experience, smartphone access and integration with social media. More specifically, citizens want smartphone apps that provide convenient access to services and information


Connexion events

Connexion events is an event hosting business that focuses on making events happen for clients and bringing customers to businesses target audience. The audience I am trying to attract are people who are planning to have an event whether it is a gender reveal party, baby showing, organized trips. I want to help connect them with the right people whilst also bringing clients to businesses on the page .

Monate Fela Farming

Our company aims to leverage technology to encourage backyard farming. In its simplist form, it creates a bartering market place where even with limited space, you can plat a crop and through the system, trade with those in your community planting other crops, eventially growing to where you can use the tech to sell to shops etc and use the data gathered to determine the best crops to grow in the region.

NHO Tech

NHO Tech is a blockchain solutions software company aiming to deliver every-day use-case projects to sustainable Human Settlement Development. NHO Tech’s first project is named BlockVote by NHO Tech which aims to be Africa’s first citizen-centred voting and election platform built on blockchain technology, where efficiency; auditability; transparency; incorruptibility; identity-protection; security; and super-fast processing time are guaranteed. NHO Tech and it’s first project, BlockVote by NHO Tech, consists of a dynamic team of individuals, namely: Lethu Lujabe (Founder): Chumisa Mangaliso (Co-founder); Yamkela Ntola (Co-founder); Chuma Gqola (Chief: Research and Academia); Bongani Mngaza (Chief Software Engineer; S & D); Matthew Watkins (Chief: Local Networking); & Zamile Mkohlakali (Outreach Intern), with varying expertise to drive this project to unprecedented successes. We are well-balanced between experienced business heads and qualified professionals with common goals of delivering a product of the highest quality; making a genuine change in processes which have failed powerless lower-income groups; leaving a stamp in history; being champions of innovation; and priding ourselves with cutting edge technology that is Eco-friendly. We are well-represented with two valuable female candidates as well as diversified in culture and creed to cover multiple social perspectives in our blockchain solutions.

Te Amo Properties (Value Prop)

Te Amo Properties is a Property development and Property Solutions company Rental insurance is a unique formulated insurance that covers property investors, people who make monthly mortgage payments and property management companies. Te Amo aims to give bona fide property insurance that is affordable and tailor made to suit our clients’ needs whilst protecting them through tough times. Furthermore, Te Amo covers people paying monthly mortgages to ensure that the monthly premium they pay is covered so when unforeseen expenses and unexpected events happen our clients don’t have to worry about missing payments which may possibly lead to foreclosure as they are covered and Te Amo’s rental insurance will cover them for 3 months. We at Te Amo believe that every South African can own, manage or rent out property without having to worry or having to deal with unexpected financial stains that come with owning and or managing property, such financial stains may set clients back on their property management companies, investment properties and or mortgage payments and due to such reasons Te Amo’s rental insurance aims to cover them so our clients can enjoy a prosperous property journey.

Freelance cook

Freelance cook is a platform that aims to bridge the gap between cooks (chefs & catering companies) and their perspective customers. It allows customer to find and hire cooks to come cook at their comfort of their home using their food or food ordered by us. We all want to dine in well prepared and fine food when hosting events either for a small or intimate gathering at our homes - and that’s what we aim to give “convenience and fine dining at your home”

ALUNAH INVESTMENT

Alunah Investment (Pty) Ltd is a newly founded proprietary limited company, formed in 2015. Alunah Investment (Pty) Ltd is an innovative and enterprising waste management company that offers smart environmentally friendly integrated solutions for collection, recovery, and disposal of waste. Our affordable smart technology waste management practices optimize waste management in your facility, allowing you to save costs, time, and labour. It ensures precisely sorted waste through automatic recognition and segregation inside the waste truck. This technology will also compress plastic and paper waste which will also reduce the frequency of emptying the trucks and the volume of general waste being sent to the landfills. After the waste has been sorted, the recycled materials are re-used - which reduces the impact on the environment. Alunah Investment (Pty) Ltd regards recycling as an opportunity to introduce cost effective alternatives to expensive landfill disposal and to promote an impressive environmentally responsible message for customers (local municipalities, schools, retailers). At Alunah, we are building zero waste communities through technology, once city, one community at a time.

Redemption MediTech (PTY)LTD

REDEMPTION MEDITECH is a company that makes use of an automated system/advance technology to allow people to access a quicker solution to faster emergency medical care services and convenient and effective primary medical care services. The logo in mind is to bear the essential part of the company’s service delivery and also highlight the innovation of technology advancement. The logo must consist of a mission statement that showcase the primary mission of the company’s purpose such as “Medical Providence is our Mission”





Smart Education


Smart Education

Smart Cities enable virtual learning and augmented reality to transform the way residents of all ages and from all walks of life learn. Through its partnership with the Nelson Mandela University Propella can connect entrepreneurs with internationally recognised education experts.


EDU G

EDU G, A focal point (meeting place) between educational information, service providers and consumers, Easing access to institutions of higher learning and student accommodation. Current students enjoy access to a variety of of resources such as hackathons, books, mentor and other important amenities

Read Defined (PTY) LTD

Read defined is a subscription based business that gives students access to textbooks and academic material that they require. Our platform provides a simple smart and cost effective way to get textbooks because users will be able to read the latest textbooks immediately after publishing and without paying high amounts for books that they use once; users pay small amounts to access the information they currently need on any device this eliminates the frustration to carrying heavy books around and gives the student the ability to read your textbooks anywhere and anytime all in one subscription. This leads to students receiving the Academy material they require and lowering their stress levels which enhances their ability to perform better. Our vision is to give knowledge and wisdom to everyone and anyone.

Blue Rover Trading

BLU ROVER TECH will be streamlining the educational departments shortfall in terms of integrating their current system into a national centralized cloud based data platform.





Smart Envinronment


Smart Environment

Propella takes a holistic approach to developing the solutions needed to make cities and towns more sustainable.

Waste management

Smart waste management systems reduce waste and sort waste at source. Propella supports the development of Smart methods for the proper handling of waste. This includes the conversion of waste into a resource for closed - loop economies.

Water management

Almost all towns and cities around the world face challenges with the supply of potable water. Propella supports the development and monetisation of Smart water management systems that use digital technology to help save water, reduce costs and increase the reliability and transparency of water distribution.

Smart energy

Propella is supporting the development of smart energy innovations, such as distributed renewable generation, microgrids, smart grid technologies, energy storage, automated demand response, virtual power plants and demand - side innovations such as electric vehicles and smart appliances.





Smart Governance


Smart Governance

For developers of new technologies that improve urban governance through better use of information and provide seamless communication between the municipality and the residents





Smart HealthCare


Smart HealthCare

Globally, the health sector is in transition as it seeks to address a myriad of challenges—from an aging population and rising costs to outdated infrastructure and incompatible technologies and protocols. Managers of public health facilities in Smart Cities need ICT services that enable the provision of intelligent, data-driven medical services in order to make optimum use of the funds available. Propella also supports the development of Smart medical devices that help with prevention and treatment.

INNOECO LAB SOLUTIONS(PTY)LTD

We offer Laboratory Information Management Systems for pharmaceutical laboratory leaders in South Africa. The digital industrial revolution is an exciting time in modern science. Digitisation and automation make research more efficient, reliable and reproducible. The laboratory of the future will be able to achieve a higher throughput of innovative products more efficiently with the help of artificial intelligence, robotics, informatics and the internet of things. We would like to be at the forefront of this evolution, learning about cutting edge-technology and integrating them into the laboratories 4.0 we help create alongside our clients and partners. The laboratory is the heart of pharmaceutical manufacturing and development. It’s where raw materials are analysed, samples are tested, and products are made safe for human use. The traditional paper-based laboratory format has served us well, but we’re no doubt moving toward a more efficient and sustainable way of working. The shift to digital platforms is already underway, but there are still challenges around data interoperability and security that we aim to solve.





Smart Infrastructure


Smart Infrastructure

Smart infrastructure provides the literal foundation for smart cities. The core underlying characteristic of the elements that make up a Smart City (such as governance, mobility, buildings, environmental management) is that they are connected and that they generate data. Propella helps innovators to explore ways of using this data intelligently to ensure the optimal use of resources and improve performance.

Politricks Pty(Ltd)

Tuskee is a communication, collaboration and project management application that has a social media element to it. Its purpose is to create a more efficient, effective, and productive means of completing tasks with teams, partners, and co-workers.





Smart Mobility


Smart Mobility

Smart mobility solutions help reduce congestion and foster faster, greener and cheaper transportation options. They include individual mobility systems such as bicycle sharing, ride sharing (or carpooling), vehicle sharing and on - demand transportation.

Ekasi Group