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June 2017

7th European Conference on African Studies

June 29, 2017 - July 1, 2017
ECAS 2017 Programme

The Centre for African Studies Basel and the Swiss Society for African Studies welcome you to the 7th European Conference on African Studies ECAS 2017 with the theme: Urban Africa - Urban Africans: New encounters of the rural and the urban, which they organise on behalf of the Research Network of African Studies Centres in Europe AEGIS. At 3.5% Africa has the highest urbanization rate in the whole world. The potential effects of these staggering growth rates are relevant for all Africans, both…

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August 2017

Anthropology Southern Africa Conference

August 18, 2017 - August 20, 2017
Chancellor College, University of Malawi,
Zomba, Malawi
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Anthropology Southern Africa

The annual Anthropology Southern Africa Conference will take place from 18 to 20 August 2017 in Zomba, Malawi. This year's conference theme is "Strengthening the teaching of anthropology in Southern Africa". Most of the Departments of Anthropology in public universities in Southern Africa, apart from South Africa, were established soon after countries achieved independence. These Departments were quite vibrant in the 1960s till 1980s and 1990s when the teaching of the subject somehow declined and in some universities the teaching…

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September 2017

2nd International Conference ‘African Urban Planning’

September 7, 2017 @ 9:00 am - September 8, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
Lisbon, Portugal
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The 2nd international conference 'African urban planning' will be held in Lisbon on September 7-8, 2017.

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October 2017

2017 Annual SA National Human Settlements Conference

October 5, 2017 - October 6, 2017
Unnamed Venue,
Durban, South Africa
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Human Settlement Conference

Mangosuthu University of Technology and the National Department of Human Settlements will be hosting their 2017 annual National Human Settlement Conference. Date: 5-6 October 2017 Venue: ICC Durban, South Africa Theme: Human Settlements Development And Technological Innovations The 2017 Annual Human Settlement Conference is in line with the MUT’s Human Settlement Research Chair’s mandate which focuses (or is predicated) on the development of technology, research, innovation, social and community development. This theme is timely and seeks to solicit participation from…

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Green Building Convention

October 9, 2017 @ 8:00 am - October 11, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Century City Conference Centre,
Cape Town, South Africa
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The Green Building Council South Africa hosts its annual Green Building Convention from 9 to 11 October 2017 at the Century City Conference Centre and Hotel, Cape Town. Now in its tenth year this year's GBCSA Convention under the banner 'Dare to lead', seeks to bring designers, experts and decision-makers together to put sustainable building practices in the spotlight. Programme highlights include a pre-convention satellite session entitled Policy & Innovation: The Future of South African Cities, five plenary sessions, a debate on Economics vs Citizens: Designing…

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November 2017

Mistra Urban Futures Annual International Conference 2017

November 13, 2017 @ 8:00 am - November 15, 2017 @ 5:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
Kisumu, Kenya
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Realising Just Cities

Mistra Urban Futures Annual International Conference takes place from 13 to 15 November 2017 in Kisumu, Kenya under the banner “Realising Just Cities – Learning Through Comparison”. The rapidly growing number of people moving into cities all over the world also present a challenge of unprecedented size. It is crucial to find ways to make urbanisation a source for wealth, health and sustainability – which is shared. Mistra Urban Futures arranges yearly a conference about Realising Just Cities. Keynote speakers…

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December 2017

11th Bamako Encounters

December 2, 2017 - January 31, 2018
Unnamed Venue,
Bamako, Mali
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Aboubacar Traoré, Inch'Allah, 2015

The 11th Bamako Encounters, the foremost platform for contemporary photography from Africa, takes place from 2 December 2017 to 31 January 2018.

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International Conference on Canadian, Chinese and African Sustainable Urbanization (ICCCASU)

December 12, 2017 - December 14, 2017
Unnamed Venue,
Yaoundé, Cameroon
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Under the high patronage of the Government of The Republic Cameroon, and in collaboration with the UN-Habitat and the University of Ottawa, the second International Conference on Canadian, Chinese and African Sustainable Urbanization (ICCCASU II - Yaoundé 2017) with the theme “Smart Urban Development: Local to Global Actions”, will be held in Yaoundé, Cameroon, from 12 to 14 December 2017. Following ICCASU I, held in Canada in 2015, and leading up to the third conference in China in 2019, ICCCASU…

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June 2018

3rd Lagos Conference: Futurity in Lagos Scholarship, the Arts, Advocacy, and Social Enterprise

June 14, 2018 @ 8:00 am - June 16, 2018 @ 5:00 pm
University of Lagos Guest House and Conference Center,
Lagos, Nigeria
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The third edition of the Lagos Conference takes place from 14 to 16 June 2018 at the University of Lagos Guest House and Conference Center, University of Lagos, Nigeria. The conference is gradually establishing itself as a significant avenue to shape scholarly and non-scholarly engagement of Lagos by practitioners working across multiple fields and disciplines. The third edition of the conference seeks to engage the idea of futurity—a forward looking drive, influenced by a deep understanding of the past and…

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October 2018

Planning Africa 2018

October 14, 2018 - October 17, 2018
Cape Town International Convention Centre,
South Africa
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Planning Africa 2018

Planning Africa 2018 organised by South African Planning Institute will take place from 14 to 17 October 2018 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre. The conference aims to respond to the global, continental and national development challenges and reaffirm that planning raison d'etre centres on advancing the interest of the poorest and the broader public at large. The theme "The Making the Modern African Cities" is intended to drive debate towards meaningful solutions. The question to be answered is…

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