In brief

1 June 2018

Investment

Pay-TV giant MultiChoice has partnered with the University of Pretoria to develop and sustain scarce artificial intelligence (AI) and specifically machine learning technology skills in SA. This partnership will see MultiChoice sponsor a research chair of machine learning at the University of Pretoria. MultiChoice and the university say the field of AI and specifically machine and deep learning, is key to the fourth industrial revolution and a truly digital future.