Annastasia Shipepe, a Doctoral Researcher in the Doctoral Programme in Science, Technology and Computing at the University of Eastern Finland has been selected as one the three winners of the SANORD 3MT 2021 competition. The SANORD 3MT competition is pitching competition, where the contestants present their thesis topic on video, in just three minutes’ time.
Annastasia Shipepe’s doctoral research focuses on the impact of educational robotics and sensor technology in Namibia.
In recognition of her success in the competition, Shipepe has been invited to attend the SANORD 2022 conference at the University of Limpopo, South Africa, in December 2022.
The Southern African-Nordic Centre SANORD is committed to advancing strategic, multilateral academic collaboration between institutions in the Southern African and Nordic regions, seeking to address new local and global challenges of innovation and development. The University of Eastern Finland is a member of SANORD.