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Webinar series

UCT Summer School is excited to bring you fresh insights and crisp commentary on the real experiences of the COVID-19 pandemic. The 'Unlocking COVID-19: Current Realities, Future Opportunities?' series brings accessible, informative and inspiring content directly to your desktop featuring conversations with leading authorities, UCT academics and fellow UCT alumni.

The first webinar, 'The Economics of Pandemics' on 13 May 2020 featured Alan Hirsch in conversation with Iraj Abedian. Click here to see the recording.

WEDNESDAY 27 MAY: 'Ethical reporting in times of crisis.' Professor Herman Wasserman in conversation with Dr Cameren Peter.

WEDNESDAY 10 JUNE: 'What is the new normal? Future Scenarios.' Clem Sunter.

WEDNESDAY 24 JUNE: 'Community leadership in times of crisis.' Tauriq Jankins, Selam Kebede and Nkosana Mazibisa in conversation with Belisa Rodrigues.

WEDNESDAY 8 JULY: 'The role of young African entrepreneurs during COVID-19.' Dr Thashlin Govender.

Join these conversations on Microsoft teams at 15h30.

To receive an invitation, write confirmation of your attendance, a meeting link will be sent to you

The UCT Summer School COVID-19 Webinar Series is made possible thanks to sponsorship received from Standard Bank. For additional information regarding these sessions, email us: Please monitor your email for details on the next webinar sessions.