Prof Howard Alper, a distinguished Professor at the University of Ottawa and Chair of the Canadian Science, Technology and Innovation Council, will be awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Pretoria (UP) on 22 April 2015. He is very highly regarded internationally as a chemist, and also for developing science networks, science academies and systems to support young scientists around the world.
Please join us for a talk by Prof Alper titled ‘Leadership, science communication and engagement’.
Date: 20 April 2015
Venue: Plant Sciences Auditorium, Hatfield Campus, University of Pretoria
This event will be presented in collaboration with the South Africa Young Academy of Science. It is an open talk, so please feel free to invite any of your acquaintances who might be interested, especially young scientists on the Campus. I sincerely hope that you will all join me for this event.