Metropolitan spatial interventions in Ekurhuleni

  Over thirty Town and Regional Planning Masters students from the University of Pretoria were treated to practical lessons in the urban and regional space, with a guest lecture on Metropolitan Spatial Interventions given by Istell Orton, a senior town planner at GIBB. The primary focus of the lecture was on the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality […]

Space exhibition aims to inspire science careers

  Dr. Phil Mjwara, the director-general of the Department of Science and Technology (DST), officially opened the DST’s exhibit at Gateway to Space: The Exhibition on 1 June 2016 at the Sandton Convention Centre. The exhibit focuses on the South African space sector and highlights astronomy as well as space science and technology. It is […]

High school pupils exposed to science and technology careers

  The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) hosted its yearly science fair to promote science and technology careers to learners at its main campus in May 2016. Grade 10 to 12 pupils with an interest in mathematics and science were invited to the fair. The CSIR holds a number of career-focused events each […]

Call for general papers and training workshops

  Authors and training workshop presenters are invited to submit general paper abstracts and training workshop proposals for presentation at Geomatics Indaba 2016 in line with the conference theme of “Geomatics skills and technologies: Growing professionals to secure our future”. The International Cartographic Association’s Commission on Map Production and Geoinformation Management will also be hosting […]