IST-Africa 2023 Conference

31 May - 02 June 2023, Tshwane, South Africa


All participants are responsible for sourcing funding to cover their own participation costs including registration costs.

Conference Fees

Authors' Fees (Payment due by 20 March 2023)

Authors' Fees Due by 20 March 2023
Authors - African States (1) €300
Authors - Developing Countries (2) €375
Authors - All countries except African States (1) or Developing Countries (2) €450

Please note that the author fee is only available to accepted presenters in the Programme (one presenter per paper). Co-authors who wish to participate should register as Delegates.

Delegates' Fees - Early Bird (Due by 25 April 2023)

Delegates' Fees - Early Bird Due by 25 April 2023
Early Bird Delegate - Discounted Host Country (South Africa) €225
Early Bird Delegate - African States (1) €325
Early Bird Delegate - Developing Countries (2) €400
Early Bird Delegate - All countries except African States (1) or Developing Countries (2) €475

Delegates' Fees - From 26 April 2023

Delegates' Fees From 26 April 2023
Delegate Full Price - Discounted Host Country (South Africa) €250
Delegate Full Price - African States (1) €350
Delegate Full Price - Developing Countries (2) €450
Delegate Full Price - All countries except African States (1) or Developing Countries (2) €550

The Conference Fee includes:

- Entrance to all plenary and parallel sessions

- Documentation with conference proceedings

African States (1) Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Congo (Republic of), Congo (Democratic Republic of), Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome & Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe.
Developing Countries (2) Asia (Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Lao, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Vietnam)
Developing Countries (2) Caribbean and Pacific Countries (Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Cuba, Dominica, Domican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, St.Kitts & Nevis, St.Lucia, St.Vincent, Suriname, Trinidad & Tobago, Cook Islands, East Timor, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands, Nauru, Niue, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu)
Developing Countries (2) Latin America (Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela)
Developing Countries (2) Mediterranean Partner Countries (Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Morocco, Syrian Arab Rep., Tunisia, West Bank & Gaza Strip)
Developing Countries (2) Russia & NIS (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan)
Developing Countries (2) Western Balkan Countries (Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo)

To register

If you are already Registered as an IST-Africa Community Member, please click "LOG IN" to access the Online Registration Form. It is important that all transactions are saved to one profile per user so please do not register again.

Accepted presenters will only be offered the presenter fee if you log in using the same account as the paper submission. Any changes in presenters should be requested by email to in advance of completing registration. Each presenter can present once in the programme.

If you have not previously registered on the IST-Africa portal, click "NEW USER" and complete your contact details. Upon submission you will allocated a username and password which can be retrieved if necessary via Password Reminder or requested by email to