eResearch Report 2016-17 now available
Our 2016-17 annual UCT eResearch report highlights many challenges presented to eResearch in the past year. We are proud to showcase our work – not only at UCT but regionally – in building new eResearch partnerships to support data-intensive...
Africa must keep its rich, valuable data safe from exploitation
Dr Dale Peters, director of UCT eResearch, writes about the need for data stewardship in Africa during the age of data-intensive research.


Wednesday, 17 January 2018
SatRday Cape Town Conference at UCT in March

The R community and some of South Africa's most forward thinking companies have come together to bring satRday back to Cape Town.

Publication Date:
Monday, January 15, 2018 - 09:00
South African Centre for Digital Language call for proposals

The South African Centre for Digital Language Resources (SADiLaR) focuses on the digitisation of language resources and the high-level training of scholars in the use of digital language resources. 

Publication Date:
Friday, January 12, 2018 - 10:00
URISC@SC17 and the #LongestLastMile

For more than 50 years, HPC has supported tremendous advances in all areas of science but research centres based in sparsely-populated regions are extremely disadvantaged.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 14:00
Visualising a universe of data

Cape Town’s planetarium has been revamped by Iziko Museums to create a facility that brings data to life through immersive visualisations. The new planetarium – the result of a partnership that includes UCT – could be a model for others around the world.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 11:30