Events

CHET has organised more than 340 meetings since 1997. These seminars, workshops, conferences and other meetings are a critical part of CHET's strategy of providing a forum for dialogue between the different structures, stakeholders and constituencies in higher education. A list of forthcoming and most recent events organised by CHET is provided below.

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Datesort ascending Event Location Documents More info
20 October 2016 HERANA 3 Seminar 2016 Le Franschhoek Hotel, Franschhoek Programme
13 October 2016 HERANA Forum: University of Botswana University of Botswana, Gaborone Programme
10 October 2016 Universities and City Building: Comparative Perspectives and Opportunities Strand Tower Hotel, Cape Town Invitation and programme
21 August 2016 Differentiation Dialogue Twelve Apostles Hotel, Cape Town Programme
15 August 2016 HERANA Forum: University of Cape Town University of Cape Town Programme
12 July 2016 HERANA Forum: University of Mauritius University of Mauritius Programme
04 July 2016 HERANA Forum: Makerere University Serena Hotel, Kampala Programme
28 June 2016 HERANA Forum: University of Ghana ISSER Conference Facility, University of Ghana Programme
15 March 2016 A Third Force in Higher Education Student Activism Humanities Seminar Room, UCT
23 November 2015 HERANA 3 Workshop 2015 Stellenbosch and Cape Town, South Africa Programme
23 October 2015 Universities and their Neighbours FHISER, East London Programme
09 October 2015 Post-School Research Seminar Taj Hotel, Cape Town Programme
27 July 2015 CITY-CAMPUS-REGION Planning Meeting CHEC, Cape Town Programme and participants
19 November 2014 HERANA 3 Meeting 2014 Centre of Excellence in Scientometrics, Stellenbosch Programme
03 October 2014 DIFFERENTIATION: Where are we and what can we do? Lanzerac Hotel, Stellenbosch Programme
05 June 2014 SEMINAR WITH MANUEL CASTELLS: Rethinking Development in the Global Information Age Stias, Stellenbosch Programme
16 May 2014 The Doctorate in South Africa: Policies, Discourses and Statistics V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Programme
30 January 2014 Doing Differentiation Cargills, Cape Town Programme
16 January 2014 Doing Differentiation Irene Country Lodge, Pretoria Programme
24 January 2013 Differentiation Seminar: Components of a Framework Cape Sun, Cape Town Programme
20 January 2013 NOMA Summer School 2013 Cape Sun, Cape Town Programme
28 November 2012 HERANA Phase 2 Meeting Vineyard Hotel, Cape Town Programme
27 September 2012 Knowledge Production in South African Higher Education Workshop Taj Hotel, Cape Town Programme
03 September 2012 JOINT EVENT (with the Mauritius Tertiary Education Commission): International Conference on Higher Education and Economic Development Le Meridian, Mauritius Introduction and keynote speakers
14 June 2012 JOINT EVENT (with PLAAS and the UWC School of Government): The Developmental State and Democratisation UWC School of Government, Cape Town Programme
12 June 2012 JOINT EVENT (with the Centre for African Studies, UCT): Land, Property and the Developmental State UCT African Studies Institute, Cape Town Programme
24 February 2012 Knowledge Production in South African Higher Education Workshop Irene Country Lodge, Pretoria
23 February 2012 Knowledge Production in South African Higher Education Plant Science Auditorium, University of Pretoria Programme
09 February 2012 Differentiation: Where are we? Le Franschhoek, Franschhoek Programme
21 November 2011 Knowledge Production in South African Universities Workshop Chintsa, East London Programme
24 October 2011 Higher Education Research and Advocacy Network in Africa: Reflections on Phase 1 and Planning Phase 2 Lanzerac, Stellenbosch Programme
24 August 2011 JOINT EVENT (with Stias): Informational and Human Development STIAS, Stellenbosch Programme and presenters' bios
28 July 2011 Responding to the NEET Crisis Irene Country Lodge, Irene Programme
21 June 2011 Differentiation: Diversity and Stratification L’ermitage, Franschhoek Programme
07 April 2011 Performance Indicators in SA Higher Education 2000 to 2008: Launch and seminar CHEC Boardroom, Wynberg Programme
18 March 2011 IIEP / CHET Meeting IIEP, Paris Programme
16 March 2011 UNESCO / CHET Seminar on HERANA UNESCO, Paris Programme
25 August 2010 Higher Education and Economic Development in Africa: Report back from HERANA Le Franschhoek, Franschhoek Programme
25 August 2010 Higher Education and Democracy in Africa: Projects meeting CHEC Boardroom, Wynberg Programme
25 August 2010 Higher Education’s New World Order: How and Why Governments are Creating Structured Opportunity Markets Cargills Restaurant, Rondebosch Attendees
07 June 2010 Higher Education and Economic Development in Africa: Findings and Implications for Development Aid Norad, Oslo Programme
31 March 2010 HERANA Seminar: Mauritius and Seven other African Countries University of Mauritius, Reduit Programme and background information
12 February 2010 A New Book on Post‐2000 Higher Education in South Africa Le Franschhoek, Franschhoek Programme
11 February 2010 Student Governance Project CHEC, Cape Town Programme
23 November 2009 Responding to the Educational Needs of Post‐School Youth Wits School of Education, Johannesburg
18 November 2009 Transformation Indaba: Setting an Agenda for Transformation: Towards a developmental University of Choice Walter Sisulu University, East London Programme
02 October 2009 Higher Education and Economic Development in Africa University of Oslo, Oslo Programme
24 September 2009 Higher Education and Economic Development Norad, Oslo Programme and transcript
24 September 2009 Higher Education and Economic Development Norad, Oslo Programme and transcript
16 September 2009 Responding to the Educational Needs of Post-School Youth Highlands Country House, Johannesburg Programme
25 August 2009 The Research-Policy Nexus Catherina’s Restaurant, Cape Town Programme
21 August 2009 Higher Education and Regional Economic Development Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth
11 August 2009 Strengthening Doctoral Scholarship in the Social Sciences STIAS, Stellenbosch Article and Programme
07 August 2009 Higher Education and Economic Development University of Western Cape, Cape Town Report
05 August 2009 The Crisis of Global Capitalism STIAS, Stellenbosch Programme
25 June 2009 Higher Education and Economic Development in Africa University of Nairobi, Nairobi Programme
02 June 2009 Higher Education and Economic Development in Africa Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth Programme
25 May 2009 Responding to the Educational Needs of Post-School Youth Irene County Lodge Programme
07 May 2009 Higher Education, Economic Development and Poverty Reduction in Africa Makerere University, Kampala Programme
30 April 2009 Higher Education, Economic Development and Poverty Reduction in Africa Gaborone International Conference Center, Gaborone Programme
29 March 2009 Cross-National Higher Education Performance (Efficiency) Indicators Spier, Stellenbosch Report
05 March 2009 Research On Higher Education In Africa University of Mauritius, Port Louis Programme
09 February 2009 Higher Education, Economic Development and Poverty Reduction in Africa La Palm Beach Hotel, Accra Programme
02 October 2008 National Unification, Global Competition and Institutional Reform: The Dynamics of Change in Higher Education Cargills Restaurant, Rondebosch Programme
19 August 2008 Responding to the Educational Needs of Post-School Youth Highlands Country House Programme, Summary
19 June 2008 Umalusi Provider Conference Burgers Park Hotel Programme
14 November 2007 NOMA Meetings Preceding the Chet 10th Anniversary Celebration Erinvale, Somerset West Programme
14 November 2007 HERANA Meeting Preceding the Chet 10th Anniversary Celebration CHEC Board Meeting Room, Wynberg Mews Programme
02 November 2007 Indicators To Improve Governance Irene Country Lodge, Irene Programme
01 November 2007 A Single, Coordinated and Differentiated Post-secondary Education System Erinvale, Somerset West Report
29 March 2007 Cross National Higher Education Efficiency Indicators Spier, Stellenbosch Report
21 January 2007 Establishing a Higher Education Advocacy, Research and Information Dissemination Network in Africa Royal Palm, Dar-es-Salaam Programme
01 December 2006 Proposal: Transforming Higher Education for Development Through Research Durban Report
03 November 2006 Dialogue on Differentiation in Higher Education Lemoenkloof Guest House, Paarl Programme
01 June 2006 An Approach To Developing Higher Education as a Field of Study in Africa Oslo Report
01 May 2006 Institutional Forums - NMMU Report
02 March 2006 Governing Access: A Four Country Comparison Victoria Junction Hotel, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Report
22 November 2005 Ford Foundation / CHET Workshop on South African Projects in the Pathways to Higher Education Initiative Erinvale Hotel, Somerset West Programme, Report
01 November 2005 Towards a Sustainable African Higher Education Expertise Network Higher Education Studies: Western Cape Node CHEC Boardroom Programme
27 October 2005 Renewal of Higher Education in Africa: Report of AU/NEPAD Workshop DBSA Offices, Johannesburg Report
15 August 2005 African Higher Education Expertise Network Meeting Hilton Hotel, Nairobi
03 July 2005 Cross Border Education: A Study Abroad Perspective Cape Town Programme
23 June 2005 Matric: What is to be done? Report
01 March 2005 Let’s Begin The Real Debate Victoria Junction Hotel, Green Point, Cape Town Programme
26 February 2005 African Higher Education Expertise Network Higher Education Studies Hildebrand Restaurant, Cape Town Programme
01 December 2004 Application for Planning Grants: Towards a Sustainable African Higher Education Expertise Network Cape Town
13 November 2004 Report of the African Student Leaders Network (ASLN) Meeting University of Cape Town Report
16 October 2004 Report of the African Student Leaders Network Meeting The Stanley Hotel, Nairobi Report
07 October 2004 Accounting for Autonomy Vineyard Hotel, Cape Town Documents and Report
01 September 2004 Challenges Facing The New Minister In Higher Education
31 August 2004 Challenges Facing The New Minister In Higher Education: Responses From The Sector Cape Town seminar documents
05 June 2004 African Student Leadership Network Cape Town Memorandum
01 May 2004 Challenges Facing the New Minister in Higher Education Cape Town Report
30 April 2004 African Student Leadership Network Brainstorming Session Cargill’s Restaurant, Rondebosch Report
09 March 2004 Seminar for Performance Indicator Project Victoria Junction Hotel, Cape Town Report
03 February 2004 Organising the Curriculum in the New Comprehensive Universities Highlands Country House Hotel, Cape Town Report
11 November 2003 Towards a Sustainable African Higher Education Expertise Network Report
31 October 2003 Exploring the Development of a Sustainable African Expertise Network in the Field of Higher Education Victoria Junction Hotel, Cape Town Report
29 October 2003 Internationalisation, GATS and Higher Education Spier Estate, Stellenbosch Report
19 September 2003 Terms of Engagement: Renewing the Role of the University as an Urban Institution The Observation Deck, BoE Conference Centre, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town Report
01 September 2003 The University and the City: Towards an Engaged University for the Nelson Mandela Metropole Vista University, Port Elizabeth Report
27 February 2003 Black Academics on the Move University of Pretoria, Groenkloof Campus Report
10 February 2003 CHET / SAUVCA Seminar: The National Curriculum Statement: Tensions and Challenges in the Further Education - HE Articulation Unisa Sunnyside Campus, Pretoria Report
08 October 2000 Echea Hr Practitioner Regional Workshop Report: Diversity Management King David Hotel, East London Report
22 September 2000 esATI – KZN HR Practitioner Regional Workshop Report Blue Waters Hotel Report