Press Office

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF) is a platform that brings together leading thinkers in science, policy, industry and civil society in Africa to leverage science to solve global challenges. The first Global Gathering will be held in Dakar, Senegal on 8-10 March 2016.

How do I attend?

If you are interested attending the Next Einstein Forum Global Gathering 2016, please write us at

Who Can I Interview?

You can view speakers on the speaker’s page. Depending on your inquiry, the media team can direct you to speakers and/or their press team. Send your inquiry to

How Can I Learn More?

The NEF media team streamlines requests and responds to on- and offline media in a timely manner. If you are developing coverage of science in Africa or need a specific expert scientific source, please contact