Posts tagged as media

Power perceptions: How the media affects public perception

Electrical power generation and distribution have become emotive topics in South Africa due to periodic disruptions to supply over the last decade. Public opinions are often shaped by news coverage [1]¬† and in particular quality newspapers [2]. The Mail and Guardian newspaper was studied to determine how issues surrounding power generation have been covered. This […]

The role of engineers and the technical media in civil society

  This paper was presented on 6 April 2014 by Chris Yelland, managing director at EE Publishers, at the Civilution Congress 2014 held at Emperors Palace, Kempton Park, South Africa, from 6 to 8 April 2014. Background to the prevailing environment First some background on the prevailing environment in which we find ourselves as engineers […]

SASGI 2013 hosts, sponsors, endorsers, exhibitors and media partner

SA Surveying + Geomatics Indaba 2013 Conference and exhibition of surveying, geo-informatics, GIS, mapping, remote sensing and location-based business DATES: Mon, Tue & Wed, 22, 23 & 24 July 2013VENUE: Emperors Palace, Jones Road, Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa. Back to SASGI 2013 homepage . Hosts, sponsors, endorsers, exhibitors and media partner   Exhibitors The list of […]