Long Walk to App Development
Presenter: Litha Soyizwapi
Eastern Cape born Litha Soyizwapi is a graphic designer and a self-taught iOS developer. When Litha moved to Johannesburg, he struggled with the complex mini-bus taxi systems. Being a problem lover and a solutions guy, Litha developed GauRider, an app that helps one navigate Johannesburg’s public transport systems with ease. In 2016, GauRider became the top paid for app in the South African iPhone travel category. Litha is a designer who believes creativity and design thinking can change the world with the aim of creating: “simple and elegant solutions for everyone”.