The IEEE EAB Pre-University Education Coordinating Committee (PECC) is pleased to announce the establishment of Maker Event Seed Funding* to assist IEEE Sections, Chapters, Student Branches, Affinity Groups and individual IEEE Members in engaging pre-university students in organizing maker events in their local community.
The Fund for Internet Research and Education (FIRE Africa) is a venture between AFRINIC, The Internet Society (ISOC) and the International Development Research Center (IDRC) that supports projects that use ICT to develop innovative solutions to Africa's unique education, access, information, infrastructure and communication needs.
In 2016, there are three types of grants:
FIRE AFRICA GRANTS
Provide four Grants of up to US$25,000 each for projects aligned with one of the following categories:
Professor Duncan Charles Baker (PrEng, SciNat, Fellow IEEE, Fellow SAIEE, Hon Member Russian Popov Society) passed away on Saturday, 12 March 2016.
Duncan Baker was a well respected engineer, educator and professional volunteer.
The Gordon Institute of Business Science (GIBS)’ Enterprise Development Academy (EDA) is excited to officially announce an extension on the invitation for entries to the Small Business Boost Programme, specifically intended for those in the green economy.
This programme is free to small business owners, as it is funded by J.P. Morgan.
A request from Nishaal Rooplall:
New Registration System – Candidate Engineers:
This serves as a reminder that from 1 April 2016, all applications for registration as a Professional Engineer will only be considered in terms of the New Registration System (NRS).
From this date (1 April 2016), applications for registration as a Professional Engineer in terms of the Legacy (old) System will no longer be applicable or accepted.
For more information, kindly view the links below:
IST-Africa 2016 Conference
Durban, South Africa, 11 - 13 May 2016
Call for Papers - Extended Deadline 18 January
IST-Africa 2016 (11 - 13 May, South Africa) is the eleventh in an annual series of Ministerial level Technology Research Conferences, supported by the European Commission and African Union Commission. The 6th Annual IST-Africa Living Lab Thematic Working Group Meeting will take place on 10 May as a pre-conference event.
*** 2nd IEEE CITA 2015 - Call for Participation ***
Conference 2016 held in Cape Town 25 - 29 January 2016
CASPER2016 Collaboration for Astronomy Signal Processing &
Electronics Research held in Cape Town 25 - 29 January 2016
Call for papers/participation
Can't make the SKA talk tonight? It will be streamed from 18:00 @ http://ska-replay.tenet.ac.za/replay/webcastShow.html?key=OCxIvVFvex6A1n9
Event details are here : https://meetings.vtools.ieee.org/m/35618