The Tshwane Interactive Digital Centre (IDC) is the result of a collaboration between the City of Tshwane and EON Reality of the USA.
The City of Tshwane is working to a create a local digital knowledge economy (Vision 2055) and the IDC supports and enhances these economic as well as social initiatives. It adds major educational and training value within Tshwane and Gauteng, supports local industrial development, creates employment opportunities for its interns, helps build global competitiveness as well as address broader developmental needs, including a reduction in the Digital Divide.
The IDC is a strategic initiative that brings high-end interactive 3D Digital Media, Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) technologies to Tshwane. It is the first for South Africa and indeed, Africa. It is also one of a network of eleven similar centres around the world.