1st PAERIP Workshop: a resounding success!

Saturday, 12 November 2011
PAERIP Project

The 1st PAERIP Workshop, organised by the Department of Science and Technology (DST) of South Africa with the support of Sigma Orionis and all PAERIP consortium members, successfully took place on November 11, 2011 in Cape Town, South Africa. Attended by over 50 African and European delegates from academic institutions, private sectors, research institutions and governments, the workshop aimed to: Raise awareness on the PAERIP project objectives and activities; Share lessons learned and experiences on research infrastructures (RI); Unveil early PAERIP findings on the analysis of research infrastructures in Africa; Form partnerships and create synergies with relevant stakeholders and similar initiatives; Create a platform for policy dialogue on research infrastructure. The event report, proceedings, photo gallery and post-event survey are available here.