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Second and Final Call for Abstracts for the SARAECE conference in November (Early Childhood Development)

Date: 31 July 2017 15:58 - 03 June 2017 15:58
Location: CSD
Organiser: CSD Natalie Stokes (Phone +27 46 6037222)
Event Type: Alumni

The programme will include presentation of papers (20 minutes) followed by 10 minutes for discussion, poster presentations and panel discussions of 45 minutes. Panel discussions will comprise three or more presenters who all focus on the same sub- theme.

Keynote speakers

We are privileged to have Professor Hasina Ebrahim (UNESCO Co-Chair) as our keynote speaker on the morning of 24th November 2017 and Dr Lauren Stretch (NECTA Chair & Director of Early Inspiration) to address us on the morning of 25th November 2017.

Important dates

First call for abstracts: 3rd July 2017

Second& Finalcallfor abstracts: 31st July 2017

Registration: September—October 2017

Acknowledgement of receipt of abstracts & acceptance.

Within three working days you will receive an email acknowledging receipt of your abstract. You will be notified as soon as possible when your abstract has been accepted.

Closing date for registration

Registration will take place between September and October 2017. No registration will be accepted at the conference and final registration is 25th October 2017.

Due date for payment

All registration fees must be paid by 5th November 2017. Proof of payment must be submitted at the same time as payment.


A flat rate inclusive of both days will be charged at R2750 per person.

A flat rate inclusive of both days for students/Practitioners will be charged at R1500. In order to qualify for the student rate, please supply your student number and the institution at which you are studying.

The conference fee/ registration fee includes teas, a light lunch and a cocktail party. It does not include travel or accommodation costs or any other refreshments not included in the programme.

Banking details will be included in the letter of acceptance for your abstract/ receipt of registration with proof of payment. Please note that there will be no refunds.


For more information contact the CSD or link to the event on our Faculty of Education Conference section

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