About the Conference:

The University of the Western Cape is delighted to welcome you to the SANORD Conference 2024, to be held from 4th to 6th December 2024 at our Bellville campus.

The Southern African-Nordic Centre (SANORD) Conference is an annual gathering that fosters collaboration and knowledge exchange between institutions in Southern Africa and the Nordic region. Through meaningful dialogue and partnerships, SANORD aims to address global challenges and promote sustainable development.


Conference Highlights:

  • Engaging keynote sessions featuring renowned speakers.
  • Thought-provoking panel discussions and workshops.
  • Opportunities for networking and collaboration.
  • Presentations of cutting-edge research and innovative projects.
  • Cultural events showcasing the rich diversity of our regions.

Latest Conference News

Conference Timeline:

  • 31/05/2024Call for Papers (Abstracts): Launch

  • 31/07/2024Call for Papers (Abstracts): Closure

  • 31/08/2024Outcome of Abstract Submission(s)

  • 01/09/2024Registration opens:

  • 15/10/2024Registration closes

  • 31/10/2024**Date for final payment **