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

Centre for TB Research / Medical Research

3-4 December 2018

5 December 2018

Cape Town

Science Forum South Africa (SFSA)

11 December 2018

13 December 2018

Pretoria

Stellenbosch - Research Office / CREST/ SACEMA

26-28 January 2019

29 January 2019

Stellenbosch

University of South Africa

 6 March 2019

7 March 2019

Pretoria

Tshwane University of Technology

March (TBC)

March (TBC)

Pretoria

University of Witwatersrand

March (TBC)

March (TBC)

Johannesburg

Mangosuthu University of Technology

TBC

TBC

Durban

Cape Peninsula University of Technology

TBC

TBC

Cape Town

Nelson Mandela University

TBC

TBC

Port Elizabeth

University of Limpopo

TBC

TBC

Polokwane

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