The 13th International Public Communication of Science and Technology

The 13th International Public Communication of Science and Technology – PCST 2014 Conference was held from the 5-8 May 2014, in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil, with the theme ‘Science Communication for Social Inclusion and Political Engagement’.

Science & You’ Conference, 3-5 June 2015, in Nancy, France

The ‘Science & You’ Conference was held from the 3-5 June 2015, in Nancy, France, with the theme ‘Create the future’. Dr. Rasekoala attended the Conference as a Keynote Speaker and delivered a presentation entitled ‘Science Communication in a Post-2015 World: the nexus of Trans-national, Multi-disciplinary and Socio-cultural contexts’. This paper has been published in Chapter 4, in the […]

The Ecsite 2016 Annual Conference

Dr. Rasekoala attended the Conference as a Keynote Speaker and delivered a presentation entitled ‘Innovative Narratives and Frameworks for Colourful Science Communication: The European Landscape, Globalisation and International Co-operation’.

1st International Science Centre and Science Museum Day (ISCSMD), November 10, 2016

Dr. Rasekoala has contributed an African Gong blog entitled“ISCSMD 2016: A Global Platform for Reflection, Transformation, and Mainstreaming the SDGs in Science Centres and Science Museums”

Canada Science and Technology Museums Corporation, May 2, 2017

Dr. Rasekoala was invited as a Keynote Speaker to address the All-Staff Meeting of the CSTMC (with over 200 members), to contribute to the CSTMC’s proposed Women in STEM programme, and delivered a presentation entitled, ‘Inclusive Science Communication: A key driver of Gender Equality in STEM

JICS – Science & You, 4-6 May 2017, Montreal, Canada

Dr. Rasekoala was invited as a Panel Speaker, by the Canada Science and Technology Museums Corporation (CSTMC), which co-organised the panel entitled ‘Women, Science, Engineering & Communication’

Streams of Knowledge – National Scientists Day

This was the second edition of the annual cycle of the Caminhos do Conhecimento/Streams of Knowledge conferences, organized in honour of Prof. José Mariano Gago, on his birthday. Other than recalling the national and international legacy of Mariano Gago, 2017’s conference also instituted the celebration of the National Scientists Day, thus designated by the Portuguese Parliament to commemorate and acknowledge the historic, pertinent and innovative role of the scientific community, for the advancement of knowledge and, therefore, for the progress and welfare of society.

Mozambique National Science Fair 2016

Dr Rasekoala attended the Mozambique National Science Fair ‘Creating Tomorrow’s Scientist Programme’, 17-19 October 2016, Matola City, Mozambique, as Plenary Panel Speaker

3rd African Conference on Emerging Infectious Diseases and Biosecurity Pandemic Preparedness in Africa. Biosecurity and Infrastructure in the wake of the Ebola outbreak Accra, Ghana – August 16-18, 2017.

2nd African Conference on EID and Biosecurity

The Science Communication and Public Learning and Understanding of Science (PLUS) Faculty are a major pillar and key strand in the programme content of the 2nd African Conference on EID and Biosecurity, co-organised by African Gong.