Founded in 1982, the South African Institute for Computer Scientists and Information Technologists (SAICSIT) aims to:
ENHANCE research and development collaboration with other professional bodies;
SUPPORT education and training;
SEEK solutions to technical and socio-economic problems in South Africa by means of research and development projects;
STRIVE for professionalism and excellence.
The South African Institute of Computer Scientists and Information Technologists (SAICSIT) 2024 conference will be hosted by the Computer Sciences department and the School of Information Technology at Nelson Mandela University. The conference will take place in Gqeberha from
Monday the 15th to Wednesday the 17th of July 2024.
SAICSIT has been holding this annual conference since 1985. The Institute focusses on research and development in computing and information technology (IT) in South Africa. SAICSIT 2024 is the 45th annual conference and will accommodate two tracks namely Computer Science and Information Systems, with various topics considered for each track. The conference theme, Human-Machine-Digital-Convergence, is aimed at stimulating robust engagement that will generate new insights into the transforming relationship between ‘humans and machines’.