The Department of Information Science at Stellenbosch University will host the 51st Annual Conference of the Southern African Computer Lecturers’ Association (SACLA 2022) on 21 and 22 July 2022 in Cape Town, South Africa. The conference, which is planned to be an in-person event, provides a forum for the discussion of original research and practical experiences in teaching and learning of Information Systems, Computer Science, Information Technology and related disciplines, as well as the use of software tools in support of education more broadly. The conference programme will include research paper sessions, plenary keynote addresses, panels and workshops.

We invite submissions of full papers, research-in-progress papers and panel proposals on relevant topics from researchers and practitioners from any country. Selected full papers will be published by Springer in a Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS) volume. Other accepted papers will be published in a locally produced, DHET subsidy bearing volume.

Submissions can be on any relevant topic, including, but not limited to

Important Dates
Submission Deadline

23 February 2022

Notification of Acceptance

4 May 2022

Camera-Ready Submission

1 June 2022


21–22 July 2022

Organising Committee
Conference Chair

Richard Barnett

Programme Chairs

Daniel le Roux
Douglas Parry
Bruce Watson