African Research and Technology Organisations Working Towards STISA2024

By | 2017-11-30T13:20:24+00:00 October 9th, 2017|

Moderator: Dr Ndumiso Cingo, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research Panelist: Mrs Hajara Tanko, Raw Materials Research and Development Council Panelist: Prof James Kimotho, Kenya Medical Research Institute Panelist: Prof Kenneth Danso, CSIR – Biotechnology and Nuclear Agricultural Research Panelist: Prof Charles Kwesiga, Uganda Industrial Research Institute […]

Current Trends of Precision Health

By | 2017-12-07T09:46:53+00:00 October 9th, 2017|

Moderator: Mrs. Nathalie Munyampenda, Associate Director, Partnerships and Public Engagement, Next Einstein Forum  Panelist: Dr Youssef Travaly, Next Einstein Forum Panelist: Dr Vinet Coetzee, NEF Fellow, University of Pretoria Panelist: Ms Glaudina Loots, Director of Health Innovation at the South African Department of Science and Technology Panelist: Ms Alma Scott, Africa Operations and Partnerships for [...]

Beyond Good Intentions – The Research Fairness Initiative

By | 2017-11-30T12:14:30+00:00 October 9th, 2017|

Moderator: Ms Linda Nordling, Research Africa Panelist: Prof Edwin Constable, University of Basel Panelist: Prof Carel Ijsselmuiden, COHRED Panelist: Ms Sheila Mburu, UK Collaborative on Development Sciences Panelist: Prof Mapaseka Seheri, Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University Panelist: Prof Stuart Taberner, University of Leeds   […]

Towards the UN SDGs: Sustainable Astronomy Tourism For Sustainable Development

By | 2017-12-01T09:29:56+00:00 October 9th, 2017|

Moderator: Peter Ndoro, Broadcast Media, Multimedia and Film Panelist: Prof Phil Diamond SKA Panelist: Ms Anja Fourie, South African Radio Astronomy Observatory Panelist: Mr Kevin Govender , Office of Astronomy for Development Panelist: Dr David Morris, McGregor Museum […]

The Power of Public Engagement for Cultivating Real Science Breakthroughs to Tackle Food Security

By | 2017-12-01T10:39:01+00:00 October 9th, 2017|

Moderator: Dr. Mahlet Mesfin, Center for Science Diplomacy, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Panelist: Mr Michael Ellis, South African Agency for Science and Technology Advancement Panelist: Prof Sakae Shibusawa, Science Council Japan Panelist: Prof Bernard Slippers, University of Pretoria […]

Rapid Science Response Mechanisms

By | 2017-11-30T13:53:34+00:00 October 9th, 2017|

Moderator: Dr Khotso Mokhele, Department of Science and Technology Panelist: Prof. Howard Alper, University of Ottawa Panelist: Prof Robin Grimes,Foreign and Commonwealth Office and co-chairs the OECD’s Panelist: Prof Jeffrey Mphahlele, Research at the South African Medical Research Council […]