South Africa – Sweden Research & Innovation Week (14-18/5)!
South Africa-Sweden University Forum (SASUF) is a strategic international project from 2017-2020 with a budget of 17 850 000 SEK to strengthen ties between South Africa and Sweden in research, education and innovation and create innovative ways to approach internationalization and connect universities with funding agencies, industry, ministries and society in working towards the UN sustainable Development Goals. The objectives of SASUF is to support anunal reserach and innovation weeks and short mobility by providing collaboration seed funding and being an interactive platform through e-learning based collaborations. More information is referred to the document!
The interest in the week has been huge in both countries and more than 100 Swedish and 300 South African researchers are expeccted to take part in the activities together with representatives of university management & funding agencies, industry and other organizations. Full program of the South Africa – Sweden Research & Innovation Week can be seen through this link.
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