Professor Ulrike Rivett has become the first woman to be appointed as a full professor in the Department of Information Systems in the Faculty of Commerce at the University of Cape Town.
iCOMMS is conducting a study in the Eastern Cape for the Water Research Commission (WRC). The team is researching in three local municipalities namely Kouga Local Municipality, Kou-Kamma Local Municipality and Ndlambe Local Municipality, all located in the Cacadu District of the Eastern Cape.
iCOMMS research team toured the Irma Stern Museum. The Museum at the Irma Stern's former home is situated near University of Cape Town's Lower Campus in Rosebank,
On 10-12 March 2014, iCOMMS organized a Three day research Indaaba (Workshop) to train its members how to successufily undertsand and do research. The workshop organized by Prof. Ulrike Rivett the iCOMMS leader was held in the New Engineering building at the University of Cape Town.