Local Arrangements Committee

Local Arrangements Committee Chairs
Tommie Meyer (University of Cape Town, South Africa)
Deshen Moodley (University of Cape Town, South Africa)

Web Chair
Terence van Zyl (University of Johannesburg, South Africa)

Student Volunteer Chairs
Jesse Heyninck (Open Universiteit Heerlen, the Netherlands)
Arina Britz (Stellenbosch University, South Africa)

Social Event Chairs
Tharien Potgieter (University of Cape Town, South Africa)
Louise Leenen (University of the Western Cape, South Africa)

Publicity Chairs
Tharien Potgieter (University of Cape Town, South Africa)
Giovanni Cassini (Institute of Information Science and Technology – National Research Council of
Italy, Italy)

Finance Chairs
Deshen Moodley (University of Cape Town, South Africa)
Patrick Marais (University of Cape Town, South Africa)

Sponsorship Chairs
Marelie Davel (North-West University, South Africa)
Ulrike Janke (North-West University, South Africa)

Industry Day and Demonstration Chair
Aurona Gerber (University of the Western Cape, South Africa)

Exhibition Chairs
Anban Pillay (University of Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa)
Edgar Jembere (University of Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa)

Workshop and Tutorial Coordinators
Ivan Varzinczak (Paris 8 University, Paris)
Steven James (University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa)

Co-location Chairs
Anna Bosman (University of Pretoria, South Africa)
Emma Ruttkamp-Bloem (University of Pretoria, South Africa)

Robot Exhibition and Competition Chairs
Geoff Nitschke (University of Cape Town, South Africa)
Jonathan Shock (University of Cape Town, South Africa)

Diversity and Inclusion Chair
Bruce Watson (Stellenbosch University, South Africa)