Nadeosa 2021 Virtual Conference

Nadeosa 2021 Virtual Conference

Saide is co-hosting the conference with the University of Pretoria and will also be facilitating two workshops during the event.

You are invited to this year’s Nadeosa conference that will run under the theme: Preparing for the Future: Shaping Open, Distance and e-Learning (ODeL) in Post School Education and Training (PSET)

Registration for the 2021 Nadeosa Virtual Conference. 

Important dates to note: 

  • Conference dates: 11- 13 May 2021

Keynote speakers 

Keynote speakers include eminent practitioners in the field of distance education: Prof Asha Kanwar (President and CEO, Commonwealth of Learning - COL, Canada), Prof Mpine Makoe (Unisa), Prof Jessica Aguti (Makerere University), Prof Meoli Kashorda (Executive Director of Kenya Education Network (KENET) and Prof Linda van Ryneveld (Head of the Comprehensive Online Education Services, University of Pretoria).


  1.  Creating children’s storybooks in the languages of Africa using the African Storybook Maker App (Saide)
  2. KnowHow Early Learning for Teachers (in-service) (Saide)
  3. Using gamification as a strategy to reimagine assessments/activities that address digital competencies (lecturers and in-service teachers) (LLITUP, University of Pretoria)

For more information and registration visit the Nadeosa website: