SKA South Africa participates in a number of events and outreach activities.

Science Festival (SciFest)

Grahamstown, Eastern Cape
8 to 14 March 2017

The Square Kilometre Array will be participating at SciFest, in Grahamstown at the 1820 Settlers National Monument from 8 to 14 March 2017.

SciFest is a festival that was established to promote public awareness, and an appreciation and understanding of science, technology and innovation.

The Square Kilometre Array is one of the sponsors and will participate in a number of events, such as the exhibitions, learners’ workshops, public lectures, outreach and more.

Learners and members of the public will have an opportunity to meet and interact with some of the experts involved in the construction of the MeerKAT and SKA telescopes in South Africa and partnering African countries.