Botho University Hosts Botho ExpoTees 2015
On the 30th of January Botho University (BU) showcased the creative achievements of its finest IT students at the Botho ExpoTees 2015 event. ExpoTees is an annual event BU has adopted from its partner institution, Teesside University, UK, that gives final year IT students the opportunity to exhibit their innovative final projects to industry captains and potential employers.
This year, 42 students exhibited projects ranging from mobile applications and online systems to standalone or distributed systems and game applications. Some of the inventive products that scooped the top prizes included a network to enable automated vehicle parking assistance at shopping malls, a system to automate the census enumeration for Statistics Botswana, and a mail delivery notification system for Botswana Post.
Dignitaries in attendance included Honorable Minister of Infrastructure Science and Technology Nonofo Molefhi and Human Resource Development Council (HRDC) Acting CEO Dr. Patrick Molutsi, along with CEOs, IT managers and HR managers from various companies.