19th SAASTEC Conference to be held at ArcelorMittal Science Centre, Sebokeng
from the 27 – 30 November 2017.

20th SAASTEC Conference will be held at the Vuwani Science Resource Centre, University of Venda, Thohoyandou – from the 26-29th November 2018.


Bid to Host 21st SAASTEC Conference is now open. Please complete the form.


Days to Remember 2018


Alfred Tsipa ~ RIP

SAASTEC announces, with the deepest regret, that our friend, mentor and colleague, Alfred Tsipa of Unizulu Science Centre passed away at 11 am on Saturday 22nd July.

He had a serious heart attack on 5 April and had been in hospital since then.

Our heartfelt condolences to Sally, his wife, and children: Ofentse, Lemogang and Omelemo.

SAASTEC has lost one of its founder members, a former president for two terms and IPC member. Unizulu SC has lost one of their own.

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