ABOUT THE SUMMIT.
The Stellenbosch University Africa summit takes place every year. The conference also known to some as "Towards a better Africa" has gathered over the past two years prominent government leaders, diplomats, Scholars, students as well as various Influential leaders. The main aim of the conference is to foster debate about how the continent can experience what some have termed as "African Renaissance". Participants will be able to get the chance to indulge themselves in conversations ranging from governance issues to business challenges across Africa. One can expect to be welcomed into a Select few of Stellenbosch University's historic buildings, where they can be assured to share ideas with influential leaders and fellow delegates.
The theme for the 2016 summit"Is the Africa Rising Narrative Fiction or Non-Fiction?".This year the conference will take place on the 7th October 2016.
Some past speakers include South African Minister of Finance Hon. Pravin Gordhan, Former German Ambassador His Excellency Dr. Horst Freitag and Dr. Mamphela Ramphele.
On behalf of the Stellenbosch University African summit organizing team, we look forward to welcoming you.
Stellenbosch University has positioned itself as leading research institution in Africa . The University has shown significant success as a research institution and has become the leader in our country. The University strives to serve the continent by contributing to the knowledge base, showing relevance, serving, various stakeholders and contributing to the realization of African development goals.
1) Students are required to bring Student cards to the conference for verification purpose. Delegates are supposed to bring their copies of ID or Passport.
2) Please do not forget to Register on the Registration tab on the menu bar on top.
To see a summary of the past conference please click on the following link: