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PROVISIONAL PROGRAMME

1-4 September: Potential workshop at Future Africa, University of Pretoria

SUNDAY: 6 SEPTEMBER EVENT  
- 13:00 - 16:00 Arrival & registration  
- 17:00 Opening Plenary Lecture and Mixer  
MONDAY: 7 SEPTEMBER EVENT  
- 09:00 - 10:00 Opening Ceremony  
SILVER MEDAL PLENARY    
- 10:30 - 11:00 Tea  
- 11:00 - 13:00 Parallel Sessions  
- 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch  
- 14:00 - 18:00 Afternoon sessions with tea break. Opened by plenary speaker.  
  Poster Session  
TUESDAY: 8 SEPTEMBER EVENT  
- 09:00 - 10:30 Plenary session: Silverstein Simeone Talk  
- 10:30 - 11:00 Tea  
- 11:00 - 13:00 Parallel Sessions  
- 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch  
- 14:00 - 18:00 Parallel Sessions  
  Poster Session  
WEDNESDAY: 9 SEPTEMBER EVENT  
- 07:30 Depart to Kirstenbosch Botanical gardens  
- 09:00 - 12:00 Half day single session in Botanical Garden - Early career award winner plenary  
- 12:00 - 13:00 Lunch - Plenary Future of the society – student travel award winners  
- 14:00

Options available:
1. Guided Tour through the Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden
2. Shopping at the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront
3. Wait at the Botanical Gardens to join for the evening function
4. Return to Stellenbosch for free time and free evening

 
- 18:00 Optional African dinner with entertainment at the GOLD Restaurant in Green Point for delegates who selected options 1,2,3 above  
THURSDAY: 10 SEPTEMBER EVENT  
- 09:00 - 10:30 Morning session opened by plenary (award winner)  
- 10:30 - 11:00 Tea  
- 11:00 - 13:00 Parallel Sessions  
- 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch  
- 14:00 - 17:00 Parallel Sessions  
- 19:00 - late  Gala Dinner on a wine farm  
FRIDAY: 11 SEPTEMBER EVENT  
- 09:00 - 10:30 Parallel Sessions  
- 10:30 - 11:00 Tea  
- 11:00 - 13:00 Parallel Sessions  
- 13:00 - 14:00 Lunch  
- 13:00 - 18:00 Business meetings and closing  
SATURDAY: 12 SEPTEMBER EVENT  
- Departure  

Potential workshop on special issue or book project to start in the Northern Cape/West Coast/Namaqualand