Invitation to NeDICC Workshop on Digital Scholarship – 4 April 2018, 09:00-12:30

On behalf of NeDICC (South Africa):

It is our pleasure to invite you to a NeDICC Workshop on ‘Digital Scholarship – Don’t get left behind’ on 4 April 2018. The workshop will be presented by Mr Isak van der Walt, Senior IT Consultant and MakerSpace manager, University of Pretoria.

Your work, private life, business, transport, literally everything is affected by digital technologies, and the way we do research is not any different. The rate and pace at which technology changes scholarly discovery and output is alarming, so are you as individual or organisation ready for this change?
This workshop aims to clarify, classify and scope digital scholarship activities for your institution. You should be able to leave the session with a better understanding on how to approach digital scholarship and what processes you could follow to enable this ever-growing field.

The workshop will be held at the CSIR Knowledge Commons (Pretoria), in the Sedibeng venue from 09:00 to 12:30.
Cost: Free
Please RSVP before by 12H00 on Tuesday 3 April 2018, to Fatima Darries at darrif@unisa.ac.za