Conference details

Format of sessions

  • Keynote presentations, individual and group presentations, panels and posters.
  • Presentation: 15 minutes and 5 minutes discussion.
  • Panel: 10 minutes as part of a panel of 4 and 15 minutes for discussion.
  • Poster: 10 minutes presentation by author as part of a structured session.

Important Dates

Submission of Abstracts: 03 June 2016 – 10 August 2016 (Abstracts can no longer be submitted.)
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(For any enquiries please contact

7 September 2016:
Applicants will be notified whether their proposal has been accepted.

30 September 2016:
Closing date for registrations for Pre-Conference Workshops on 24 October and the Conference on 25 and 26 October 2016.

Conference fees:
There is no conference fee for Stellenbosch University staff members.  Lunch, tea and coffee will be provided.

Lord Charles Hotel, Somerset West

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footerAs academic professionals, we value participation in scholarship, not because it is required or expected of us, but because it is a vital part of how we come to understand our world.
Jeffrey L. Buller, 2015. Change Leadership in Higher Education: A Practical Guide to Academic Transformation.