Side Events

Friday, 26 February 2016 – Saturday, 27 February 2016
Science Advice Workshop for African Scientists (participation by application only)

Science Advice Workshop for African Scientists - geared towards scientists living and working in Africa to enhance capacities in providing science advice to governments. The call for applications is open until 30 October 2015. Travel, participation fees and hospitality costs (for African ...

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Sunday, 28 February 2016
Smart Villages (participation by application only)

Smart Villages (Off- grid energy for rural communities in the developing world, from both a technical as well a policy perspective).Half-day programme of presentations involving some of the principal academies and networks and individuals that have been involved in the project.. Smart Villages will ...

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Monday, 29 February 2016
Launch of IAP Report

Launch of IAP Report of the results of the survey ‘Women for Science: Inclusion and Participation in Academies of Science’, organized by ASSAf, IANAS, NASAC, OWSD.

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Thursday, 3 March 2016
Panel discussion ' Youth Perspectives on Science Advice to Government' (Open to the Public)
Hosted by the South African Young Academy of Science (SAYAS) and the Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) at the University of the Western Cape (UWC)
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