Africa Roundtable Final Conference Details

ACSI looks forward to your participation!

In preparation, please read all the information to follow:

 

HOTEL COSTS: As indicated when you registered: Hotel costs incurred before Monday lunch 19 February and after Thursday lunch 22 February are not covered by the Roundtable fee.  These costs are to be paid privately by each participant directly to the hotel.

ACSI AIRPORT SHUTTLE: As indicated when you registered: Airport shuttle service is available from Sunday 18 February until Thursday 22nd February 2018.  Participants requiring airport transport outside of these dates must arrange alternative transport.

To book the ACSI airport shuttle service, provide your arrival and departure flight details by opening this link.

After collecting your luggage and entering the public area of international arrivals, look for the shuttle driver holding the ACSI sign.  Your shuttle may have to wait for participants arriving on other flights.

Contact numbers: Cobus +27 82 495 5150 or Micaela +27 62 886 6543

THE ROUNDTABLE APP has the ART3 program schedule, plenary speakers’ presentations, names of Roundtable participants, and other valuable information.  You will not receive a paper program at the Roundtable.  The App is freely available for you to download at any time to your phone and other personal devices.

Steps to download the free App to your device/s:

  1. For iPhone or iPad, search the ‘App Store’ for “ACSI Global Events”
  2. For Android devices search ‘Google Play Store’ for “ACSI Global Events”
  3. Tap on the tab “ACSI Global Events” to install
  4. Under “Upcoming” select “ACSI Africa Roundtable 2018”
  5. Select “Join” at the bottom of the screen
  6. Enter your email and create a password, then select “Sign Up”
  7. Congratulations, you now have the App on your device

Select the three horizontal lines in the upper left corner to see all the Roundtable information available to you.

Your name, organisation, position and email address is available to participants. You can see who is attending, and communicate with others of interest prior to, during or after the conference. You can change your personal information by selecting the circle in the middle with the gear on it. This takes you to your profile page. Select the gear in the upper right corner and “Edit My Profile” to delete or change your personal information.

You may download the app to multiple devices. Simply follow the same procedure on each device and use the log-in that you created the first time.
The App is available to download at any time.  Assistance will be available at the Roundtable.

If you need help, please email Nancy_voyles@acsi.org.

FOREX:  Many African national currencies such as CFA, Congolese Francs & Naira are not accepted by South African Banks.  If you need cash in South Africa, bring international currencies such as US dollars, Euros or an international credit card.
Exchange currency into South African Rand at the airport on arrival.  There is no foreign exchange at the hotel.  The hotel and South African businesses only accept cash in South African Rand or international credit cards.

There are four options for Foreign Exchange in the public area of international arrivals at OR Tambo International Airport: Travelex, Master Currency, American Express Foreign Exchange & Bidvest Bank

SOUTH AFRICAN ELECTRICAL OUTLETS: The South African electricity supply is 220/230 volts. Most electrical outlets are 3-prong with large round pins unique to South Africa.  Some outlets are 2-prong with European round pins.  The hotel has a limited number of SA adaptors available from Reception for R100.00 deposit, refundable upon return. Advisable to come with your own adaptor.

Join us in prayerful preparation.

With appreciation,

GAVIN BRETTENNY
Director of Strategic Development | ACSI AFRICA
https://acsiafrica.org/

ART3 - 2018

National Associations of Christian schools from across Africa and international actors from a variety of countries and organisations will participate in Roundtable discussion groups to answer the question: What partnership practices will facilitate sustained development of National Associations of Christian schools across Africa?

Come and contribute

You and your organisation have been identified as being in a position to make a significant contribution to the future development of National Associations of Christian schools in Africa. It is our sincere hope that you will be able to participate in Africa Roundtable 3, 19 – 22 February 2018. You will experience unique camaraderie!

Event Details


Date: 19 – 22 February 2018

Start time: 12:30 p.m.

End time: 14:00 p.m.

Venue: Sierra Hotel Group, Randburg, Johannesburg

Directions: Sierra Square Hotel, 265 Main Avenue, Ferndale, Randburg, 2194, South Africa

Phone: +2787-940-0813

Email: michaela@acsi.co.za