1st – 6th July 2019

Press and Bloggers


About 9TH WIOMSA Symposium

Wild Coast Sun, Eastern Cape, South Africa


The Symposium is open to members of the media from print, broadcast, Web, and general interest. Pre-registration for members of the media and freelance writers is mandatory. A letter of assignment is necessary.

Registered journalists must wear their press badges when attending the meeting and when covering events. All of the scientific sessions are open to the press. 

For Bloggers

WIOMSA will accept a limited number of requests for credentials from bloggers. Applicants must have track records of blogging on the topics being presented at the meeting. For more information, contact 


The Local Organising Committee consists of the following people:

Dr Angus Macdonald (Chairperson)

Dr Louis Celliers (Co-chair)