How to register

Registration for the Sorghum in the 21st Century Conference must be done online.

Registration is not open at this time but will be coming soon.

Pre-registration via the website will be possible until the 02nd April 2018 thereafter only onsite registration will be accepted.  It is essential that the instructions for payment of all fees involved are strictly adhered to.  Every participant, including invited participants must register.


Registration fees are quoted in South African Rands (ZAR) and include 14% VAT and should be paid according to the procedure described during the registration process.  Major credit cards or bank transfers are accepted.

When processing your payment by bank transfer please allow additional funds to cover bank charges for international transfers.  Short payment will be for your own account.  The final date for bank transfers is the 02nd April 2018. Please email a copy of your bank transfer through to and use your surname and Sorghum 2018 as a reference.


The following registration fees apply:

Registration Category




Delegate Registration

ZAR 8 500.00 ($680)

ZAR 9 500.00 ($760)

ZAR 10 500.00 ($840)

Low & Middle Income Country Registration

ZAR 6 000.00 ($480)

ZAR  7 000.00 ($560)

ZAR 8 000.00 ($640)

Day Delegate Registration

ZAR 5 000.00 ($400)

ZAR 5 500.00 ($440)

ZAR 6 000.00 ($480)

Student Delegate Registration

ZAR 4000.00 ($320)

Accompanying Person Registration

ZAR 1 800.00 ($145)

What does the registration fee cover?

Admission to all the sessions on each day of the conference, entrance to the exhibition, congress material, tea and coffee breaks each day and lunch each day.

What does the day registration fee cover?

Admission to all the sessions on the selected day of attendance, entrance to the exhibition on selected day of attendance, congress material, tea and coffee breaks for selected day and lunch on the selected day of attendance.

Registration fee exclusions

Special catering requirements and any other items not mentioned above

Cancellation Policy:

The Congress Secretariat must be notified in writing of any cancellations. All approved refunds will be issued after the Congress. An administration fee of ZAR400.00 will be charged for all cancellations received before the 01st March 2018. Please note that no refunds will be made for cancellations after the 01st March 2018.