Science Forum South Africa

7 – 8 December 2017, Pretoria, South Africa

The Science Forum South Africa is inspired by events such as ESOF, AAAS, and the Japan Agora. The key objectives of the Forum are to create a platform for a vibrant debate on the role of science, technology and innovation and society in South Africa; to strengthen South Africa’s strategic international science, technology and innovation partnerships; and to create a platform for senior government leaders, academics, scientists, industry, civil society, and students to interact.


Annual International Conference on Innovation and Entrepreneurship (IE 2017)

11 – 12 December 2017, Singapore

Innovation is the introduction and creation of something new, in the form of an idea, skill, product, service or process, that helps improve an organization or society. The IE 2017 hopes to introduce a wider view of innovation as new methods of creating value, and to focus on research that study innovative processes, organisational practices, systems, supply chain design and other mechanisms that are related to operations in practice. This conference aims to explore policies, measures and mechanisms for promoting innovation and entrepreneurship in various areas.


2nd Africa-EU Renewable Energy Research and Innovation Symposium (RERIS) 2018

23 – 26 January 2018, Maseru, Lesotho

With the aim to foster research cooperation on renewable energy between African and European academia, private and public sector, the Africa-EU Renewable Energy Cooperation Programme (RECP) and the National University of Lesotho (NUL) are jointly organising the second Africa-EU Symposium on Renewable Energy Research and Innovation (RERIS 2018). The symposium will take place on the occasion of the NUL International Science and Technology Innovation Conference and Expo (NULISTICE 2018).


National Small Business Chamber (NSBC) Summit

21 – 22 February 2018, Johanneburg, South Africa

With more than 25 000 delegates, 250 exhibitors, 100 top of the line seminars and sessions and the world famous networking event over two days, it’s the most successful show in Africa for anyone starting or growing a business. It’s where business gets personal with top of the line speakers, business experts, incredible interactive exhibits, cutting edge solutions, new trends, world class networking, incredible ideas and opportunities, in-depth education and off-the-chart experiences.


Digital Technology for Africa Conference

8 March 2018, Johannesburg, South Africa

This Digital Technology for Africa Conference will give you the heads-ups and the platform to stay one step ahead of your competitors. Top quality speakers have been invited, and the subjects will be illuminating, to say the least. The Minister of Trade & Industry, Rob Davies, will be the key note speaker on the overarching subject of the Industrial Revolution 4.0 and how he sees it impacting on the economy.


Power and Electricity World Africa 2018

27 – 28 March 2018, Johannesburg, South Africa

The conference brings together the brightest and most innovative minds that are shaping the way we generate energy and meet the growing demand. Delegates and VIPs attend the conference to learn the latest developments, innovations and investment opportunities which will help them succeed in the energy industry.


Education Innovation Summit 2018

21 June 2018, Johannesburg, South Africa

The format of the summit is interactive with roundtable discussions and case studies from leading academics, CIOs, regulators, NGOs, service providers and EduTech entrepreneurs, all sharing their experiences on what works and what does not.


Healthcare Innovation Summit Africa 2018

17 – 18 October 2018, Johannesburg, South Africa

This event joins the dots between innovation and practicality, presenting the latest healthcare technologies and showcasing their practical application and integration into existing healthcare infrastructure. Each year a who’s who of Africa’s healthcare and technology communities gather for two days of networking, lively intellectual exchange and exploration to see what’s new, what’s cutting edge and what will shape the future of healthcare.