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DST/NWU Preclinical Drug Development Platform

By | 2017-10-30T21:26:53+00:00 October 30th, 2017|

Organisation: DSTNWU Preclinical Drug Development Platform Name of Exhibition: Novel dosage forms in Africa Exhibition Summary: The DST/NWU Preclinical Drug Development Platform, in conjunction with the dti Pheroid Cluster Incubator, can be regarded as drivers of health innovation and exploratory pharmaceutical and bio-agricultural manufacturing in South Africa.  The exhibition will illustrate the use of Pheroid [...]

Cape Citizen Science

By | 2017-11-07T12:24:17+00:00 October 30th, 2017|

Organisation: Cape Citizen Science Name of Exhibition: Cape Citizen Science Exhibition Summary: Cape Citizen Science is an initiative powered by the Forestry and Agricultural Biotechnology Institute, the NRF-DST Centre of Excellence in Tree Health Biotechnology, University of Pretoria and Stellenbosch University. The initiative engages citizens in scientific research with a transdisciplinary approach that merges social [...]

National Research Foundation

By | 2017-11-01T06:34:03+00:00 October 30th, 2017|

Organisation: National Research Foundation Name of Exhibition: National Research Foundation  Exhibition Summary: The National Research Foundation(NRF) contributes to national development through supporting and promoting research and human capital development; provision of critical research infrastructure; supporting and promoting science engagements; and promoting the development of the national science system. The NRF also promotes South African research [...]

Academy of Science of South Africa

By | 2017-10-26T08:42:40+00:00 October 12th, 2017|

Organisation: Academy of Science of South Africa Name of Exhibition: Research for Society Exhibition Summary: The research reports on challenging national issues shape national discourse on possible solutions and the source of problems. Other publications shed light on research carried out in other sister organisations and institutions, there is room to discuss how that can [...]

Johannesburg Institute for Advanced Study

By | 2017-10-12T21:35:28+00:00 October 12th, 2017|

Organisation: Johannesburg Institute for Advanced Study Name of Exhibition: "Connecting Africa and Asia through Advanced Study" Exhibition Summary: The Johannesburg Institute for Advanced Study (JIAS) is an initiative of the University of Johannesburg and Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. Successful Intercultural Collaboration between South Africa and Singapore as a new model for advancement of science, innovation and outreach [...]

Team Norway

By | 2017-10-12T21:26:05+00:00 October 12th, 2017|

Organisation: Team Norway in South Africa Name of Exhibition: Norway in South Africa Exhibition Summary: Norway in South Africa wishes to highlight and strengthen cooperation between Norway and South Africa within research, education, and innovation. At the stand you will meet representatives from The Research Council of Norway (RCN), Norwegian Centre for International Cooperation in [...]

Stellenbosch University

By | 2017-10-12T21:18:43+00:00 October 12th, 2017|

Organisation: Stellenbosch University Name of Exhibition: Stellenbosch University Exhibition Summary: The exhibition will focus on research activities of Stellenbosch University. It will feature the MACE award winning annual report, which provides a snapshot of research at SU, with the focus to highlight activities where SU can contribute to the National Development Plan of Government, where [...]

South African National Space Agency

By | 2017-10-12T21:18:18+00:00 October 12th, 2017|

Organisation: South African National Space Agency  Name of Exhibition: Space science for socio-economic benefit  Exhibition Summary: Space is mostly an unknown area in science and in our lives. Developments in space science and technology have shaped our existence and knowledge of our lives on planet Earth. It has opened doors to worlds beyond our solar [...]

South African Council for Natural Scientific Professions

By | 2017-10-12T21:21:05+00:00 October 12th, 2017|

Organisation: South African Council for Natural Scientific Professions  Name of Exhibition: A career in Science  Exhibition Summary: Our exhibition will talk to the immense diversity that exists within the science community and just how science affects all our lives.  We will show how many careers can be engaged in that are exciting and different. We [...]