Final call for papers for 2016SAEEC: “Keen on green”

  Final call for papers for 2016SAEEC: “Keen on green”. The closing date is 15 June 2016! The Board of the Southern African Association for Energy Efficiency (SAEE) cordially invites you to submit an abstract for consideration to speak at the 2016SAEEC. All potential speakers’ abstracts will be reviewed by the Technical Programme Committee based on […]

Keynote speaker line-up for Geomatics Indaba 2016

  Mmuso Riba, South Africa’s Chief Surveyor General, Rob Mahoney from the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), and Gary Gale, the Chief Technology Officer for What3words, will form part of the keynote speaker line-up at Geomatics Indaba 2016. Riba, who was recently appointed as head of the South African Geomatics Council, will address the […]

AMEU appoints new strategic advisor

  The Association of Electricity Utilities of Southern Africa (AMEU) has appointed Vally Padayachee to the position of strategic advisor with effect from 1 June 2016. In this role, Padayachee will report to the president and executive council of the AMEU. Padayachee is no stranger to the AMEU and the electricity industry. He was an executive […]

Collaboration for improved generation and distribution of electricity

  Eskom and the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) have signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) which will extend the existing agreement between the two parties, which was signed in 2010, to synergise the research capabilities of the two organisations so as to assist the power utility in its efforts to meet strategic […]

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 […]

Change of date for SA’s geomatics gathering

  Due to President Zuma announcing that the local government elections will fall on 3 August 2016, Geomatics Indaba 2016 has been re-scheduled to 12 and 13 September 2016, with a field training day on 14 September 2016. Following the election day announcement, a variety of options were considered, and it was found that the […]

Unconventional gas workshop announced

  The Fossil Fuel Foundation invites energy experts, strategists, funders and those involved in future energy planning are invited to attend the foundation’s upcoming workshop on unconventional gas. Unconventional gas and petroleum resources represent valuable emerging forms of energy in South and Southern Africa. Extensive studies are now underway to establish their nature, distribution, availability and extractability. This […]

SAEEC: second call for papers

  The Southern African Association for Energy Efficiency (SAEE) cordially invites you to submit an abstract for consideration to speak at the 2016SAEEC which will take place at Emperors Palace, Johannesburg, on 8 and 9 November 2016. All potential speakers’ abstracts will be reviewed by the Technical Programme Committee based on this submission. The 2016SAEEC […]