Fireside chat with Ernest Majenge - Innovative Wheelchair Doctor on a mission to change lives

Pretoria
Sat, Feb 27, 2021, 10:00 AM (SAST)

About this event

Join us as we have a chat to Ernest Mongezi Majenge the CEO of 911 The Wheelchair Doctor and Manufacturing. The Wheelchair Doctor will share about his mission to change lives with his Innovative wheelchair has easier movement for people living with disabilities.


Ernest Mongezi Majenge is the founder of the company named 911 The Wheelchair Doctor and Manufacturing. The 28-year-old male from Johannesburg in South Africa  is an astute entrepreneur holding a Bacculaureus technologies in Internal Auditing from Nelson Mandela University and a National Diploma in Accountancy from University of Johannesburg.  he has been in the Social entrepreneurship journey for 3 years.


Some of his accomplishments include but not limited to the following: 

Top 100 business shining Stars in 2019 from the city of Ekurhuleni Award

Finalist of Ekurhuleni lion Den Pitching competition in 2018

Winner of Y-BECA and Transnet Matlafatso Center (TMC) pitching competition in 2020

Finalist of South African Innovation summit 2020


About his Business

911 the wheelchairs doctor wheelchair and wheelchair Manufacturing Pty Lit. we started operating in 2018 march. in its birth the business has the capability to repair all types of wheelchairs and Manufacture wheelchair .so far the company has worked with the following special school, Takalani home for mental handicapped(Soweto), Philip Kushlik school(Soweto)and Adelaide Tampo school(Soweto) to Private client in Phumula,Katlehong and Alberton. Still in negotiation with Ezibeleni school(katlehong) and Bara Hospital.

• We developed unique devices so that People with Reduced Mobility can go up and down stairs while seated in a wheelchair, with an assistant who maintain the balance.

• We developed smart solution Wheelchair that can adapt to all environment condition in the world .is all in one wheelchair. Wheelchair that can be used in beach, mat, bush urban areas, rural areas manual and Power wheelchair.

• All in 1 wheelchair (all environment condition)

• All wheelchair users are involved in the design process is highlighted, as they are the most knowledgeable about their physical, environmental, social, and cultural needs.

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