On the 30th of November 2012, a workshop on the Square Kilometer Array and African-European radio astronomy cooperation will take place in Lisbon, Portugal. The workshop aims at explaining the SKA project and its big scientific and socio-economic potential to European and African policy makers, the scientific community and industry. This will be a side event to the ‘2012 Africa-EU Cooperation Week on ICT’ organised by the EuroAfrica-ICT/P8 Initiative on Nov. 26-30, 2012 in Lisbon.
Part of the workshop will be a presentation on "The SKA in EU-Africa relations: The AERAP at the European & African Parliaments" by Dr. Mmboneni Muofhe (Department of Science & technology, Government of South Africa) and Daan du Toit (Minister Counselor of South Africa GOV Mission to the European Union).
For more information please visit the workshop's website.
Coordination is provided by ISC Intelligence in Science as one of the initiators of AERAP, together with the South African Mission to the EU.
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