TIPS Annual Forum is taking place on 13-14 June 2017 at DBSA Vulindlela Conference Centre in Midrand. The theme this year is Industrialisation and Sustainable Growth. Registration is now open. For more about the Forum go to www.developmentdialogue.co.za. To register online go to Forum 2017 registration.
The new Industrial Policy for Policy Makers (IPPM) training programme will be held alongside APORDE 2017 in September. Call for applications for participants to attend closes on 8 June 2017. For more information and details of how to apply see call for applications.
Internship Position available in South Africa for 6/12 months: TIPS has one intern position available for an international student (recently or about to graduate at masters level) who is looking to work in South Africa in the field of industrial development. Closing date for applications is 31 May 2017. For more about the position and how to apply see International Intern Position.
The TIPS Development Dialogue seminar on the latest thinking on industrial policy will be held at our offices in Pretoria on 31 May 2017. For more information and details of how to register go to Development Dialogue. Presenters: Sandy Lowitt and Neva Makgetla (TIPS). Discussant: Garth Strachan (Department of Trade and Industry).