Local Information

Cape Town is a major international tourist destination. Visit the official Cape Town Tourism website at http://www.capetown.travel/ for more information on places to go, areas to stay, things to do, public transport, weather, health & safety guidelines and local customs.

Safety in Cape Town
If you are concerned about safety in Cape Town, please visit the Cape Town Tourism Safety FAQs on their website at https://www.capetown.travel/travelwise/safety-in-cape-town/

Rolling blackouts
South Africa is currently experiencing rolling blackouts across the country. The City of Cape Town is often able to reduce the impact of the blackouts due to the operation of its hydroelectric plant. The Cape Town International Convention Centre, where IJCAI-23 is being held, is fully prepared to deal with these rolling blackouts. For more information about this, go to