25 Jul 2022
29 Jul 2022
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The programme session outline is available, please click here.

The registration deadline of 7 July for in-person attendance is fast approaching. Virtual attendees can register until 18 July. For more information about the registration fees, please login and go to Register to attend

* 25 July 2022 | Research Skills Workshop - Remote Sensing & cloud computing platforms (read more here) OR half-day tours.

* 26 - 28 July 2022 | 57th Congress of the Grassland Society of Southern Africa

* 29 July 2022 | Policy & Practice Workshop - Applying spatial planning within the natural agricultural resources legislative domain (read more here)

If you are unable to attend Congress or the Policy & Practice Workshop at Aldam Resort, you are welcome to register to attend virtually. 

For enquiries, email the Administrator at info@grassland.org.za.

Aldam Holiday Resort & Conference Centre Grassland Society of Southern Africa info@grassland.org.za

Abstract submission information

Your abstract

The abstract summary: 

  • should be written in British English of up to 500 words;
  • should be submitted using font Arial, size 12 point, left aligned and line-height of 150%;
  • must consist of ONE paragraph only, should not contain subtitles, keywords, tables or figures; and
  • employ italics for species names.

Please consult the Abstract Submission Guidelines before submitting your abstract.

The Scientific Committee will send submissions back to the authors (as the first revision of two), if:

  • the format of the abstract is incorrect;
  • the abstract contains spelling and/or grammatical errors;
  • authors do not include their co-authors and their affiliations, including email addresses.

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All existing users, please use the same login details as before or alternatively reset your password. You will have an existing user account if:

  • You have attended a previous Congress, workshop or webinar; or
  • You were a co-author on an abstract submitted for a previous Congress.


All new potential delegates and presenters for the 57th Annual Congress need to register as a user on this website. This creates a user profile, from which delegates can:

  • submit and track abstract submissions;
  • submit and track a special session or workshop proposal; and
  • register to attend the Congress or workshops.

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