Launch conference of the Journal for Vocational and Continuing Education and Training

The Institute for Post-School Studies at the University of the Western Cape is pleased to announce the launch of the new Journal for Vocational and Continuing Education and Training. See the conference website:

This academic journal acknowledges the need for critical engagement through research in TVET and Continuing/Adult education and training, and for building a robust knowledge base in these domains on the African continent.

Please join us as we celebrate this exciting initiative at our launch conference.

Come and engage with recognised experts and scholars in the field of vocational and continuing education. International presenters include Prof Martin Mulder from Netherlands; Profs Ann-Marie Bathmaker and Simon McGrath from the UK, Prof Felix Rauner from Germany,  and Dr. George Afeti from Ghana, to name a few. They will be joined by our esteemed local scholars who have extensive experience in the South African vocational and adult education context.

Conference details:

Dates  | Tuesday, 28 November to Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Venue  | The Cape Sun, Cape Town City Bowl

Cost  | Conference attendance is free of charge. The following is included in conference attendance:

  • Daily conference sessions with world class speakers
  • Tea/coffee breaks
  • Lunch
  • Cocktail function at the Cape Sun on 28 November

Conference accommodation is available at the Cape Sun and Sun Square. Accommodation costs will be for your own account. Please refer to the conference website for accommodation details.

Please click here to read more about the conference and to register your attendance.

Looking forward to welcoming you to Cape Town.


Prof. Joy Papier