The Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor, will, tomorrow, 06 October 2017, be the guest of honour and deliver the keynote address at the 37th Eskom Expo for young scientists International Science Fair at Birchwood Hotel in Boksburg.

The Eskom Expo is the country’s largest school-level science fair and every year thousands of learners from across the country compete at a regional level with the hope of securing a place at the prestigious Eskom Expo for Young Scientists International Science Fair held in Johannesburg.

Established in 1980 the Eskom Expo aims to develop the country’s next generation of problem-solvers and has always encouraged participants to identify problems or challenges in their local community and try and find innovative solutions.

Media are invited as follows

            08h00 – 09h00 - Viewing of projects (Minister will interact with young scientists)

            09h00 – 12h00 - Prize Giving Ceremony at O.R Tambo Hall

 

Issued by the Department of Science and Technology

 

Lunga Ngqengelele

MLO

082 566 0446