Study and Information Program

KAS/SAIIA Career Evening

To inform interested students on possible career options in the field of International Relations is the main intention of the career evening that SAIIA organises on an annual basis.


SAIIA/KAS Internship Programme Careers Evening

A function organised by the South African Institute of International Affairs and the Konrad Adenauer Foundation

17:30-18:00Arrival of participants and interaction with exhibiting organisations

18:00-18:15Welcome and introductory remarks

Ms Elizabeth Sidiropoulos, National Director, SAIIA;

Ms Andrea Ostheimer, Acting Head of the South African Office of the Konrad Adenauer Foundation

18:15-19:15Career presentations

18:15-18:30Ms Lerato Mbele, Producer, SABC

18:30-18:45Mr Sudeshan Reddy, National Information Officer, UN Information Centre

18:45-19:00Mr Isaac Nkama, Director: Economic Affairs, Boeing International Corporation, Africa and SAIIA National Council Member

19:00-19:15Representative from the Foreign Service Institute, Department of Foreign Affairs (to be advised)

19:15-19:50Questions and Discussion

19:50Cocktail function and further interaction with exhibiting organisations and speakers

This programme is provisional and subject to change without notice.

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Jan Smuts House, Wits University, Johannesburg


  • Lerato Mbele
    • SABC Producer
  • Sudeshan Reddy
    • National Information Officer
    • UN Information Centre
  • Isaac Nkama
    • Director: Economic Affairs
    • Boing International Corporation
    • Representative from Foreign Service Institute
    • DFA (to be confirmed)