World Federation of Science Journalists

Reporting Science Conference

The Reporting Science Conference, 10th - 11th November 2008, will take place at the Hackle Brooke Estate in Craighall Johannesburg. This year the conference, which will include plenary sessions and small group workshops, will focus on:
  • Climate Change
  • Alternative Energy
  • Food Security
  • Nanotechnology
  • Astronomy and Space Science.
We invite journalists, editors, television and radio presenters and producers, sub-editors, and journalism students who wish to better interpret science information for their audience and science communicators needing to understand how to package stories that interest media.
For more information/booking: Debby Kramer, (011 341 0767) or email or go to our website on for registration details.

The official Cocktail Function will be sponsored by the South African Agency for Science and Technology Advancement (SAASTA) and will be held on Day 1 at the Johannesburg Observatory, 15A Gill Str, Observatory, Johannesburg and it promises to be both informative and interactive.