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Announcement & Registration

Saint George Hotel, Centurion, Gauteng Province, 5 June – 8 June, 2016

About The Conference

The Board of SASAE will be holding the 2016 Annual Conference in Gauteng, June 5 – 8, 2015. The theme of the conference is. “Quo Vadis (Where are you going?).” 

SASAE was established during 1966. The society will celebrate its 50 year anniversary during 2016! This necessitates that one reflects over the past 50 years, the good, the challenging and lessons learned. We should be forward looking and visionary as to what lies ahead for SASAE. The role that extension will play in the future, our inputs into building a better extension society nationally and globally. 

Call For Paper and Poster Submissions

The call for papers has been closed. Posters will still be accepted until the end of March 2016. Contact the Secretariat (Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) for directives on the proposal of posters.

Presenters will be required to register for the conference and to pay the conference registration fee. If the Registration Fee is not paid, the paper will not be published in the proceedings.

The due date for completed papers and posters are 21 April 2016. If we do not receive your final paper by then, you will not be allowed to present at the conference. The paper must be in MS Word format for publication in the proceedings. MS PowerPoint presentation will not be accepted for publication. You may use MS PowerPoint for your presentation at the Conference. Posters can be in MS PowerPoint or MS Word.

Conference Venue

The venue for the Conference will be Saint George Hotel, 58 Doornkloof, Goede Hoop Avenue, M57, Rietvleidam.

GPS Co-ordinates:

Latitude: -25.892958
Longitude: 28.252575

Accommodation

Accommodation for the conference period must be pre-arranged by each delegate at Saint George Hotel, or in and around Centurion. A list of available Hotels, Guest Houses, etc., will be attached to this document and will be on the SASAE Website. There is a block booking of all the accommodation at Saint George Hotel until 1 May 2016. The registration at the conference will start on the afternoon of 5 June 2016 and the Conference will start on 6 June 2016 at 09:00. It will end at lunch on 8 June 2016. 

Registration

The conference registration fee covers: Conference proceedings, full conference facilities, all meals (excluding breakfast), teas and coffees with pastries or biscuits, an informal braai (barbecue) and a Gala Dinner. 

For registration, use the enclosed form but please do not mail your payment to us. Deposit your payment into the SASAE Account No.: 540 810 257, ABSA Bank, Branch Code: 334 745 (Lynnwood Road, Pretoria), EFT Branch Code; 632 005, Swift Code for International Members: ABSA JJ ZA and fax or email a copy of your deposit slip, with clearly indicated reference information (Initials and Surname), to the Conference Secretary at Fax 086 541 2166 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to secure your registration.

You are only registered once we have received your registration form and proof of payment.

Key Dates

Notice of acceptance: 22 February, 2016
Submission of papers, posters (electronically by e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) 21 April 2016
Early Registration: on or before 22 April 2016

Enquiries Can Be Directed To

The SASAE Secretary (Ben Stevens)
Tel. 014 533 2172;
Fax: 086 541 2166;
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Ms. Marlise Bornman
Tel 014 717 4949
Fax 014 717 5300
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Mr. T T Mabuza
Cell: 083 256 0969
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