ScopeX

ScopeX is a Telescope and Astronomy Expo hosted annually since 2002 by amateur astronomers and members of the Astronomical Society of Southern Africa.
The event is held at the Military History Museum in Saxonwold, Johannesburg.
The website www.scopex.co.za gives detail on past events.

ScopeX is a public outreach initiative designed to promote interest and spread enthusiasm and knowledge in astronomy, telescope making, astrophotography and related disciplines within Southern Africa.

The format includes:
• exhibition by amateurs of their home-made telescopes and related equipment, sundials
• demonstrations of how to make your own telescope mirror
• commercial astronomical telescopes, and related equipment
• talks by invited speakers
• science demonstrations and workshops
• astro-photography competition
• star party in the evening when visitors can do sky gazing through telescopes

6th annual Rural Education Festival

Theme: Raised rural prosperity and sustainable production systems.

Sub-Theme: Protecting and preserving indigenous knowledge.

Overall Target numbers: 62 500 people (learners, teachers, students, journalists, science interpreters, indigenous knowledge holders, decision makers, scientists/engineers, researchers, tourists and general public)

Target Areas in South Africa: Free State Province, Gauteng Province, North West Province, Mpumalanga Province and Limpopo Province

Other Target Countries: Lesotho, Zimbabwe and Botswana (Dates: 12, 22 and 24 July 2019 respectively)

Mpumalanga Science and Technology Festival

A series of Science and Technology activities (exhibitions, lectures and demonstrations) from various SET institutions.

TESS Mpumalanga Science Festival EXPO – Nkangala District

A series of Science and Technology activities (exhibitions, lectures, demonstrations etc.) from different SET institutions.

TESS Mpumalanga Science Festival EXPO – Gert Sibande District

A series of Science and Technology activities (exhibitions, lectures, demonstrations etc.) from different SET institutions.

The STEMI Olympiads and Competitions Community of Practice Conference

The STEMI Olympiads and Competitions Community of Practice Conference is an annual conference which is dedicated to the advancement of the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, and Innovation (STEMI) Olympiads and Competitions in South Africa by creating a community of practice where best practices are identified and benchmarked. This is achieved by bringing Olympiad and Competition organisers and other industry stakeholders together to present academic and non-academic research and talks to facilitate a platform for engagement between parties.

Science for Resilience@Kwalata

A three day festival of physics, chemistry, mathematics, educational theatre, study opportunities and career guidance

TESS Mpumalanga Science Festival EXPO

Where little souls are touched through Science empowerment, career presentations, making science fun with fun experiments, exhibitions from different higher educational institutions. Meet you there.

Royal Careers

Careers Expo for Gr 12’s where tertiary and corporate institutions meet and speak to learners and impart knowledge about education and careers.

Rand Show 2019

South Africa’s largest consumer show celebrates its 125th birthday!
The tech world comes alive with Africa’s biggest celebration of FORTNITE ever!!
Visit the SAASTA stand in the Science and Tech zone, catch the Kalahari Scientist live!!