Events and Presentations

Future Events

  • In September 2014, SIG Editorial Consultant Alan Anderson and Program Associate Sarah Rich will travel to the Okavango Research Institute in Maun, Botswana, the University of the Witswatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, and the University of Pretoria in Pretoria, South Africa to meet with, interview, and film RISE node leaders, staff, and students.
  • Sarah Rich will be making a networking trip to the London area at the end of September 2014 to meet with various UK organizations and discuss partnerships.
  • RISE-SABINA PhD student Pelly Malebe will be representing RISE and speaking on a panel at the International Centre for Theoretical Physics 50th Anniversary Conference, 6-9 October 2014.
  • SIG is working closely with the African Development Bank to organize the 2nd Africa STI Forum, which will take place 14-17 October 2014 in Rabat, Morocco. SIG Chairman Phillip Griffiths, Board Member Mohamed Hassan, Executive Director Arlen Hastings, and Program Associate Sarah Rich will be attending and participating in the Forum on behalf of SIG/RISE. Like the event page on Facebook to stay informed!

Past Events




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