After a successful pitch that positioned the University of Limpopo (UL) as a research-oriented and destination of choice, the institution has been confirmed as the host of the 2022 Southern African-Nordic Centre (SANORD) Annual Scientific Conference
The Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Research, Innovation and Partnerships Prof Jesika Singh presented the pitch which was well received during the 13th annual conference hosted digitally recently in Norway by the Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL) and University of Bergen.
Among many objectives, SANORD looks to stimulate multilateral research and innovation. This is achieved through researchers who team-up across institutional, disciplinary and national boundaries. The researchers identify academic fields and research topics where sharing of resources and expertise will expand the capacity and achievements of each member.
The proposed sub-themes for the conference are as follows: