Keynote: International Conference on Research Infrastructures

OAD Director, Kevin Govender, delivered the keynote address at the International Conference on Research Infrastructures (ICRI 2016), an international forum to encourage cooperation on research infrastructures domain. ICRI2016 was organized in Cape Town from 3 to 5 October 2016, by the South African Department of Science and Technology and the European Commission

The overall objective of ICRI 2016 was to explore the move towards a reinforced cooperation on globally-relevant Research Infrastructures and to discuss concrete steps in this direction.

“When we push human knowledge, are we leaving humanity behind? If we don’t manage this knowledge it could result in greater inequality.” – Kevin Govender

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credits: John Womersley
Kevin Govender delivered a keynote presentation at ICRI 2016 in Cape Town. credits: John Womersley