from 29 June 2020 to 3 July 2020 (Africa/Johannesburg)
North-West University
Africa/Johannesburg timezone
More Information Coming Soon
THE 65th ANNUAL CONFERENCE OF THE SA INSTITUTE OF PHYSICS
The Department of Physics of the University of North West Potchefstroom Campus will host the SAIP2020. The conference will run from 29 June – 03 July 2020. Please note the following schedule:

Registration opens:                                                                     20 Jan 2020
Abstract submission opens:                                                       20 Jan 2020
Abstract submission closes:                                                       01 Apr 2020
Notification of acceptance of abstracts:                                   01 May 2020
Early Bird Registration closes:                                                  01 May 2020
Registration closes:                                                                      22 May 2020
Winter School:                                                                               29 Jun 2020
Teacher’s Workshop:                                                                   29 Jun 2020
Opening function:                                                                         29 Jun 2020
AGM and Gala Dinner:                                                                 03 Jul 2020

All participants are kindly requested to keep to the schedule as indicated.
Starts 29 Jun 2020 08:00
Ends 3 Jul 2020 22:00
Africa/Johannesburg
North-West University
Potchefstroom Campus
SAIP Main Conference Registration Fees:
NOTE - Early-bird registration is valid only until the 1st of May 2020!! All Early registration fees need to be paid by this date; registrants that fail to do so will have their registration type changed to Late(Normal) registration at the going rate for late registration.
  • SAIP Paid-up Member - R 5,000 [Early] / R 5,320 [Late]
  • SAIP Non-Member / Unpaid Member  - R 5,920 [Early] / R 6,320 [Late]
  • Student Paid-up Member - R 3,480 [Early] / R 3,760 [Late]
  • Student Non-Member / Unpaid Member - R 3,920 [Early] / R 4,160 [Late]
  • Additional Trade Full Registration - R 2,500
  • Winter School Student Delegate - R 500
  • Winter School Normal Delegate - R500
  • Day Registration - 29 Jun / 30 Jun / 1 Jul / 2 Jul / 9 Jul R 2 416 per day
 
Registration Fees
Please note that ONLY SAIP Paid-up Members can choose to register at SAIP Member Rates.  If one is a SAIP Member but their membership fees are not paid up, they have to register and pay Non-Member Rates.
 
Registration Invoices
Please note that delegates will not receive an invoice immediately after registration, the SAIP Office will first verify a registrant’s membership status before processing the registration invoice.  Delegates will receive their invoices within 2 days of registration.

CONFERENCE COMMITTEE
  • Du Toit Strauss - Chairperson
  • Ashleigh Pieterse, Elanie van Rooyen - Coordinators
  • Ilani Loubser, Lynndle Square - Reception/gala dinner
  • James Chibueze - Plenary speakers/public lecture/sponsors
  • Stefan Ferreira, Patrick Oyirwoth - Student affairs/student housing
  • Eugene Engelbrecht, Christo Venter, Johan van der Walt, Amare Abebe, Manny Mathuthu - Scientific programme/web
  • Katlego Moloto - Posters
  • Bruno Letarte - Audiovisual/WiFi/Venues
  • Markus Boettcher, Lente Dryer - Winter school
  • Ruhann Steyn, NWU MSc and PhD students - Physics bowl
  • Lynndle Square, Rhyme Setshedi, Gerard Moerdyk, Miriam Lemmer, Manny Mathuthu - Teachers workshop
  • Ilani Loubser, Sumari Hattingh - Women in physics