• LED 2017 from 11 September 2017 (Monday) - 15 September 2016 (Friday)

    LED 2017 from 11 September 2017 (Monday) - 15 September 2016 (Friday)

    All information pertaining to the congress can be obtained via the links in the menu.
    For any additional information please contact the event co-coordinator.
  • LED 2017 hosted in Cape Town, South Africa, by Rhodes University

    LED 2017 hosted in Cape Town, South Africa, by Rhodes University

    Please click here for Maps, Directions and a Convention Centre Area Map.
    For any additional information please contact the event co-coordinator.
  • Enjoy the Landmarks, Waterfront and Parks in the Local Area

    Enjoy the Landmarks, Waterfront and Parks in the Local Area

    For more information on things to do in Cape Town. Please visit: HERE .
  • Table Mountain

    Table Mountain

    A plateau approximately 3 kilometres, forms a dramatic backdrop to Cape Town.
    For bookings please contact the Table Mountain Bookings.
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

    Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden

    The garden is one of nine National Botanical Gardens covering five of South Africa's six different biomes and is situated at the foot of Table Mountain.
  • Southern Sun Hotel the LED 2017 Venue

    Southern Sun Hotel the LED 2017 Venue

    Please click here for Maps, Directions to the the Southern Sun Hotel.
    For any additional information please contact the event co-coordinator.

Scientific Advisory Committee

Christina Ankjærgaard, Center for Nuclear Technologies, Danish Technical University, Denmark
Makaiko Chithambo, Rhodes University, South Africa
Mauro Fasoli, Università di Milano-Bicocca, Italy
Bo Li, University of Wollongong, Australia
George Polymeris, Ankara University, Turkey
Frank Preusser, University of Freiburg, Germany
Mathieu Duval, Griffith University, Australia
André Oliveira Sawakuchi, Universidade de São Paulo, Brazi

Standing Committee

Andrzej Bluszcz, Politechnika Śląska, Poland
Geoff Duller, Aberystwyth University, UK
Rainer Grün, Griffith University, Australia

Local Support Team

Makaiko Chithambo, Rhodes University, South Africa, Chairman
Angel Nyirenda, Rhodes University, South Africa
Schadrack Nsengiyumva, Rhodes University, South Africa
Sunil Thomas, Rhodes University, South Africa
Mary Evans, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
Robert Dawam, Rhodes University, South Africa
Damilola Folley, Rhodes University, South Africa
Anurag Pandey, Rhodes University, South Africa
Jitumani Kalita, Rhodes University, South Africa
Ebenezer Oniya, Adekunle Ajasin University