2022 | SOUTH AFRICA

Launched by ICGEB Cape Town at the BIO Africa Convention in 2020, ICGEB Science & the City events are being rolled out across major cities in South Africa in 2022.

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In partnership with the BIO Africa Convention, ICGEB Cape Town launched the first international edition of ICGEB Science & the City.

ICGEB Science & the City is a series of open access public conferences on hot topics in Science. It represents a highly popular communications model launched and developed by the ICGEB to bring science to the people directly from the experts.


Science & the City Cape Town

28 August 2022 – Durban, South Africa
Killie Campbell Museum, 5 pm

Whose IP is it anyway? Making biotech accessible to all

Mclean Sibanda (Bigen Global Ltd.), Stephen Sencer (Emory University), Dinakar Salunke (ICGEB New Delhi, India)

Moderator: Nhlanhla Msomi (South Africa Governor to ICGEB; President AfricaBio)

Link to the video (from min. 20.46)

Science & the City Durban
Science & the City Cape Town

29 March 2022 – Cape Town, South Africa
Centre for the Book

Myth Busters: Discrediting misinformation in Science

Lara Donaldson (ICGEB Cape Town), Mosa Moshabela (Univ. KwaZulu-Natal, Durban), David Phaho (Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Cape Town), Rasigan Maharajh (Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria).

Moderator: Nhlanhla Msomi (South Africa Governor to ICGEB; President AfricaBio)

Link to the video