Regional heats are the first steps in the FameLab journey. Being able to dazzle the judges will secure your place in the national finals, where you will battle it out to represent South Africa at the FameLab international final in the UK.

Details for the heats are as follows:

Institution

Training

Heat

City

Ocean Stewards

19 September 2018

20 September 2018

Durban

Nanotechnology Innovation Centre

14 October 2018

15 October 2018

Pretoria

Centre for Invasion Biology

6-7 November 2018

8-9 November 2018

Stellenbosch

Science Forum South Africa (SFSA)

11 December 2018

13 December 2018

Pretoria

Stellenbosch - Research Office / CREST/ SACEMA

31 January 2019

1 February 2019

Stellenbosch

Centre for TB Research / Medical Research Council

7 February 2019

8 February 2019

Cape Town

MINTEK

14 February 2019

15 February 2019

Johannesburg

SACEMA

25 February

26 February

Cape Town

University of South Africa

6 March 2019

7 March 2019

Pretoria

Tshwane University of Technology

13 March 2019

14 March 2019

Pretoria

University of Limpopo

19 March 2019

20 March 2019

Polokwane

Mangosuthu University of Technology

TBC

TBC

Durban

Cape Peninsula University of Technology

TBC

TBC

Cape Town

Nelson Mandela University

27 March 2019

28 March 2019

Port Elizabeth

Central University of Technology

TBC

TBC

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