12 May 2021 (recording)

Professor Stephanie Burton FRSSAf – Future Africa and Faculty of Natural and Agricultural Sciences

Science Communication, Information and Ethics – the role of expert scientists in leading discussion and ensuring integrity


19 May 2021, 17:00 local time Cape Town (recording)

Professor William Bond FRSSAf – Department of Botany,  University of Cape Town

Beyond the Forest Edge: Understanding Open Ecosystems


(to be scheduled in July)

Professor Jennifer Thomson FRSSAf – Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of Cape Town

GM Crops and the Global Divide


23 June 2021 (Zoom)

Prof Rushdi Hendricks MRSSAf – Department of Pulmonology, University of Cape Town

A novel surgical approach to reverse obstructive sleep apnoea


21 July 2021 (Zoom)

Dr Morne du Plessis – CEO WWF South Africa

A New Deal for People and Nature


18 August 2021 (Zoom)

Dr Ian Glass MRSSAf – SA Astronomical Observatory, UCT

More than 200 years of the SA Astronomical Observatory


15 September 2021 (Zoom)

Emeritus Prof Mike James – Department of Anaesthesia, University of Cape Town

A brief history of Oxygen


5 October 2021 (Zoom)

Professor Quarraisha Abdool-Karrim FRSSAf – CAPRISA director, University of KwaZulu-Natal

Covid-19: Behind the Scenes