South Africa 2018

May 14-18 are the dates for the first South Africa – Sweden Research & Innovation Week.

The program is still being developed but activities will surround the two-day research Seminar in Pretoria. To find out more about the activities within one challenge, please contact the chair of the respective Academic Advisory Committee (AAC).

To participate please contact the coordinator at your university.

14/5 Monday: Parallel activities in the six challenges across South Africa

15/5 Tuesday: Parallel activities in the six challenges across South Africa

15/5 Tuesday: TBC: Young Academy of Sweden & South Africa – workshop focused on conditions for young researchers @Pretoria

15/5 Tuesday evening: Opening reception at the Residence of the Swedish Ambassador (by invitation only) @Pretoria

16/5 Wednesday: Research Seminar including high level sessions for funding agencies, university management etc. @Pretoria

17/5 Thursday: Research Seminar including high level sessions for funding agencies, university management etc. @Pretoria

17/5 Thursday evening: Alumni & Pre-departure event @ the Swedish Embassy in Pretoria

18/5 Friday: Parallel activities in the six challenges across South Africa

18/5 Friday evening: Alumni & Pre-departure event @ Cape Town