Welcome to The Durban Innovation Hub, a dual-charged effort to creating a community of techpreneurs by providing a creative enabling environment and equipping techpreneurs with functional tools to make their ideas fly.

We aim to build an ecosystem of young, bold and gifted innovators aimed at inventions and stories at the intersection of science, technology and cultural and creative industries.

About us

The Durban Innovation Hub is a technology-entrepreneurship consultancy in development.


Traditional values. Brave ideas.

 How do we achieve?

  • A brave approach to disrupting through innovation
  • Glocalism – global perspectives; local solutions
  • Collaboration and deep value exchange

What are our priorities?

  • Enterprise
  • Community
  • Education

How do we work?


We embrace the knowledge economy and its demands on innovating and with a deep understanding of our environment create enterprises that solve business and societal issues.

We are a solutionist company focused on building meaningful technology.


Collaboration is the new innovation.

We provide an environment where:

  • Talent solves relevant problems
  • Industry gains access to innovating start-ups
  • Academia, private and public sectors can collaborate meaningfully


In building the ecosystem we understand the value of knowledge and create succinct platforms of learning through:

  • Hackathons
  • Workshops
  • Seminars
  • Networking sessions

We contribute in a meaningful way to the vision of regenerating Durban’s start-up culture.

 Our ancillary objectives

To drive a cohesion of social and economic arenas through:

  • Pursuit of accountable streams of value to create an enabling environment for KZN innovators
  • Capacity building through skills development

Where to from here?

Join us.