Upcoming conferences


Flexible Futures: Higher Education Innovation Conference

This conference is hosted by the University of Pretoria in South Africa and will take place on the  9 & 10 September 2019. The theme is ‘Impactful teaching between clicks and bricks’. Deadline for abstract submissions is 24 June. Read more…

Teaching with Technology Summit – Call for Proposals

Mangosutho University of Technology (MUT) is hosting a Teaching with Technology Summit at Coastlands Umhlanga in Durban on 5 & 6 September 2019. Registration opens on the 14th of June and the closing date for proposals is 20th of July 2019. For further information: https://www.mut-tlconf.co.za 


eLearning Africa

The 14th International Conference & Exhibition on ICT for Education, Training & Skills Development will be hosted in Côte d’Ivoire and take place from 23 to 25 October 2019. The conference is organised by ICWE GmbH and the Government of Côte d’Ivoire under the overall theme “The Keys to the Future: Learnability and Employability”. Read more…

Association for Educational Communications & Technology (AECT) convention & discount for e/merge Africa members

The 2019 AECT International Convention will take place from 21 to 25 October in Las Vegas, Nevada.This conference will bring together participants from around the world, offering practical applications, cutting-edge research, hands-on workshops, and demonstrations of new technologies in teaching and learning.The 2019 convention registration is now available. The programme has over 500 peer reviewed sessions and professional development workshops. Read more…

Members of the e/merge Africa network who have membership with the AECT also qualify for the discounted international registration fee for the convention. Further info…

South African Education Research Association (SAERA)

The 7th SAERA Conference is hosted by Durban University of Technology and will take place from 23 to 25 Oct 2019 at the Southern Sun Elangeni Maharani in Durban, South Africa. The theme is “Beyond boundaries: Exploring possibilities through research and innovation”. Read more…

International Association of Facilitators (IAF) Africa Conference 2019

The IAF Africa Conference will take place in Lome, Togo from 22 to 26 October 2019. Facilitation in Africa is as broad and diverse as the continent itself. Made up of 54 countries, with as many as 2,000 different spoken languages and at least as many ethnic groups, the continent is rich in its approaches to facilitation. The theme is ‘Developing Professional Facilitation in Africa’. Read more…

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