Public showings at the Planetarium: Data to Dome
Tour the universe from the comfort of your chair at the Iziko Planetarium and Digital Dome these holidays!
Research data management project manager
We're looking for a competent and experienced research data management project manager with a background and interest in research and big data to join our vibrant eResearch team – and specifically, the ILIFU project team.
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.


Friday, 15 December 2017
Apply now! CODATA International Training Workshop in Open Data for Better Science

Apply now! In collaboration with CODATA China, CODATA is running an International Training Workshop Open Data for Better Science.  Deadline to apply: 25 April 2017

Publication Date:
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 15:15
Scientific Visualization: From Archaeology to Astronomy

Register now: "Scientific Visualization: From Archaeology to Astronomy" takes place on 20 June 2017 in Rotterdam.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 14:15
UCT is the first South African university to benefit from SAFIRE’s eduGAIN membership

UCT has recently signed the Participation Agreement and joined SAFIRE, the South African Identity Federation. Furthermore, UCT has completed technical integration as an identity provider and thus becomes the first South African university to be able to benefit from SAFIRE’s membership of eduGAIN.

Publication Date:
Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 15:45
Sci-GaIA Final Event
Sci-GaIA Final Event

The “User Forum & Final Event” of the EU-funded Sci-GaIA project will be held on March, 23-24, 2017 at the CSIR International Convention Centre (CICC), Pretoria, South Africa. The event will be hosted by the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), a member of the Sci-GaIA consortium.

Publication Date:
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 13:00