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All those making use of the bus transport from OR Tambo on Sunday 14th please note the following:

Please make your way to the information desk opposite domestic arrivals  (inside the airport building) . Tebogo Ramorei will be there to greet you and will direct you to the bus.  She will be stationed at the information desk from 09h00 till 10h45 with a sign reading "ASSWA 2012 Conference".  Tebogo's mobile number, should you have difficulty in finding her, is 082 318 2711.

The bus  will go directly to Ingwenyama for registration.  There will be tea/coffee available on your arrival. 

Registration begins at 15h00 at Ingwenyama Conference Centre


 Directions from Johannesburg to Ingwenyama  
GPS Co-ordinates:
 S 25° 20' 59"    E 30° 59' 57" 

 Leave JHB via the east rand heading towards witbank N12. Once on the highway, you will pass the following towns after Witbank: (Middelburg, Belfast and Machadadorp). Once through the Macadadorp tollgate, look out for the turn off to Nelspruit via Schoemanskloof. Follow the road until your reach Nelspruit. Once in Nelspruit turn left at the four way stop which is the R40 (Whiteriver/Kruger International airport) . Carry on towards Whiteriver, past rocky’s drift.  Before Whiteriver town, you will find a board on your left for Ingwenyama   where you will be turning right.  Follow signs to Ingwenyama Lodge. 



Keynote Speaker - Professor Abye Tasse

ASSWA is pleased that Professor Abye Tasse has agreed to be the keynote speaker.  Professor Tasse has been the key driver behind the Global Agenda that has been adopted by IASSW, IFSW and ICSW.  We are fortunate that we will be able to hear him speak on the importance of the Global Agenda for the Africa region and the strategies that we can adopt in furthering the Global Agenda on the continent. 

Title of keynote address: 
ocial Justice as a platform for grounded social development

Professor Abye Tasse: Bio - click here 

Please take note of the below information pertaining to Bus transport to and from OR Tambo International Airport and the Conference Venue and transfers from Kruger Mpumalanga International airport

There will be transport departing from OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg) on the 14th October 2012 at 10h00, returning to OR Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg) on the 17th October 2012 at +/- 15h00 (leaving the conference venue at 10h00).  Please note that this is a +/- 5 hour trip so please allow sufficient time when booking flights - the bus will depart promptly at above times. Please take careful note of the approximate return time on the 17th and be sure to book your flights accordingly.  Delegates must be at the designated pick up points timeously as the bus will leave promptly and will unfortunately not be able to wait for delegates who arrive late.  Those who arrive late for whatever reason will need to arrange their own transport to and from the conference venue.

There will be no arranged transport from the Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (MQP) in Nelspruit.  Delegates flying direct to Nelspruit are to contact the designated shuttle company directly to arrange for airport transfers : ECoaches (Tel: 013 751 3039 / 072 413 1185 or email: bookings@ecoaches.co.za)