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Conference News 2019-04


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Thank you to Ria van Zyl of Vega School for putting together our Conference announcement.

  • Overview on the conference
  • International keynote speaker Andrew Morrison
  • Fees, early bird and student discounts (
  • Workshop
  • Conference dinner
  • List of Accommodation close to VEGA
  • Shuttle Services for delegates
  • Links: What to do, where to eat...

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Member News 2019-01


A HUGE thank you to Ria van Zyl of Vega School for putting together our first newsletter! The first issue of a publication is always a daunting task.

Our thanks also go to all contributors, as well as the photographers at the various DEFSA workshops. Authors are welcome to provide opinion pieces on their previous papers and topics.




Building research capacity – DEFSA workshops 2018

The DEFSA team organised two workshops well attended workshops this year, providing a place for lecturers to network between conferences.The first workshop on 8 June 2018 looked at Practice-based research.A successful abstract writing workshop was held on 14 September, aimed at encouraging members to write abstracts for the DEFSA 2019 conference.

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