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The panel discussion aims to provide a platform for scientists to share various ways in which theymake science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) accessible and understandableto policymakers, young scientists and the general public; taking into consideration the fundamentalrole of science in the service of society.

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The Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf) recognised astronomer and former leader of the biggest global science project in Africa with a gold medal at its prestigious Annual Awards Ceremony held in Pretoria on 11 October 2017.

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Global challenges and global opportunities regard no borders. If your research interest is in addressing a science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) problem seeking innovative sustainable solutions that pervade borders, either natural or artificial, this Indaba will provide you with a platform to discuss it.

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Experts on gender aspects of innovation will explore the relevance of these for the Global South at the GenderInSITE-Elsevier Foundation Thematic Workshop on Gender and Innovation: Implications for Sustainable Development which will be held from 4 – 6 September 2017.

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A science action plan to help steer the South African shale gas industry will be considered at a national conference entitled The Shale Gas Industry in South Africa: Toward a Science Action Plan hosted by the Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf), in partnership with the Department of Science and Technology (DST), from 31 August to 1 September 2017. 

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Transitioning industry to a low carbon economy is the theme of the Industrial Efficiency Conference 2017. The conference will offer workshops, presentations and panel discussions on a range of resource efficient and cleaner production (RECP) methodologies. 

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On behalf of the Academy of Science of South Africa (ASSAf), I would like to invite you attend the event titled The Shale Gas Industry in South Africa: Toward a Science Action Plan to be held from 31 August to 1 September 2017 at the Boardwalk Conference Centre in Port Elizabeth. The event is an initiative following the publication of the ASSAf report on “South Africa’s Technical Readiness to support the Shale Gas Industry”. In addition to the ASSAf report, the report on “Shale Gas Development in the Central Karoo: A Scientific Assessment of the Opportunities and Risks” is to be highlighted. To read more, please download the attached PDF:

The process of reconstituting the South African Council for Natural Scientific Professions has been completed. View the new Council.
If you are final year Natural Science student, you can enroll at SACNASP. View more information.