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

Submission Formats

Full Papers

Research-in-progress Papers

Proposals for Panel Discussion

Author Guidelines

Important Dates

Paper submission deadline:
Closed 9 March 2022 (Extended)
Notification of acceptance:
Authors Notified 6 May 2022 (Revised)
21–22 July 2022
Important Dates
Submission Deadline

Closed 9 March 2022 (Extended)

Notification of Acceptance

Authors Notified 6 May 2022

Registration Deadline

Closed 3 July 2022


21–22 July 2022