Risk and Vulnerability and Global Change

By | 2017-11-30T08:39:08+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator: Prof Robin Grimes, Foreign and Commonwealth Office UK Panelist: Mr Wim Hugo, South African Environmental Observation Network Panelist: Prof William Bond, South African Environmental Observation Network Panelist: Ms Tsepang Makholela, Department of Environmental Affairs Panelist: Mr Gerbrand Mans, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research Panelist: Prof Hannes Rautenbach, SAWS Panelist: Mr Hayden Wilson, South [...]

International Academic Exchanges: Collaboration Opportunities

By | 2017-11-30T08:07:27+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator: Dr Priscilla Mensah, National Research Foundation Panelist: Prof Kingsley Ayisi, University of Limpopo Panelist: Mr Mervin Bakker, Dutch Organisation for Internationalisation Panelist: Dr Anja Hallacker, German Academic Exchange Service – DAAD Panelist: Prof Stefaan Slembrouck, University of Ghent […]

Come Back: How Africa Attracts Its Young Scientists

By | 2017-11-30T07:59:01+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator: Dr Luc Allemand, afriscitech.com Panelist: Prof Tony Ezomé, Masuku University of Science and Technology Panelist: Dr Anton Le Roex, University of Cape Town Panelist: Dr Patience Mthunzi-Kufa, Council for Scientific and Industrial Research Panelist: Dr Tantely Razafimbelo, University of Antananarivo Panelist: Dr Komminist Weldemariam, IBM Research Africa […]

Astronomy for Development: A Discussion on Inclusion

By | 2017-11-30T07:47:59+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator: Mr Kevin Govender, Office of Astronomy for Development Panelist: Dr Wanda Diaz Merced, Office of Astronomy for Development Panelist: Mr Thulani Jili, University of Zululand Panelist: Dr Vanessa McBride, Office of Astronomy for Development Panelist: Dr Daniel  Nyanganyura,  International Council for Science […]

Making Science Work for Transnational African Collaborations and Inclusive Growth

By | 2017-11-30T09:16:16+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator: Mr. Sydney Sproul, Uganda National Academy of Sciences  Panelist: Dr Christian Acemah, Uganda National Academy of Science Panelist: Prof Thandi Mgwebi, Tshwane University of Technology Panelist: Dr Oladoyin Odubanjo, Nigerian Academy of Science Panelist: Dr Sally Stansfield, Deloitte Consulting Panelist: Prof Frans Swanepoel, University of Pretoria […]

Mobilising African Academies to Support Africa’s Commitments to Global and Regional Policy Frameworks

By | 2017-12-01T10:14:03+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator: Dr Tracey Elliot, InterAcademy Partnership Panelist: Prof Robin Crewe, InterAcademy Partnership Panelist: Dr Chux Daniels, Sussex University Panelist: Dr Evelyn Namubiru-Mwaura, African Academy of Sciences Panelist: Prof Sameh Soror, Helwan University […]

Ethics and Principles of Science and Society Policy-Making

By | 2017-12-01T09:21:02+00:00 October 6th, 2017|

Moderator: Mr Aidan Gilligan, SciCom Panelist: Prof Sarah Agbor, African Union Commissioner for Human Resources, Science and Technology Panelist: Dr Anne Cambon-Thomsen, University of Toulouse Panelist:  Prof. Roseanne Diab, Academy of Sciences of South Africa (ASSAf) Panelist: Prof Julian  Kinderlerer, University of Cape Town Panelist: Mr Solly Ratamaene, Sefako Makgatho Health Science University Panelist: Mr Robert-Jan  Smiths, Research and [...]