African Operations Management Conference

Conference Details

We invite you to our conference

The second biennial African Operations Management Conference on 4 – 6 June 2019 in Northriding, Johannesburg, Gauteng.

Our theme for 2019 is “Competitive Operations Management for Driving Automation in Africa Forward” and the aim of the conference is to promote exactly that by bringing together industry giants and experienced academics in this unique international setting.

AOMC 2019 Award Ceremony

The AOMC 2019 Award Ceremony will be held at the Gala Dinner on 5 June 2019. We want to make use of this opportunity to recognize the contributions of our valued partners, speakers, and students. We look forward to sharing this prestigious evening with you!

Conference Fees

The registration fee covers attendance of all conference activities, refreshment breaks, welcoming function, gala dinner, all lunches and access to the Africa Automation Fair for the duration of the conference.

The daily attendance fee only includes attendance of the main conference, refreshments and lunch. All fees will be charged in South African Rand (ZAR) and include a 15% Value Added Tax.

Payments can be made by means of direct deposit into the conference account, or by credit card (Visa, MasterCard or American Express).

register and pay before 15 February 2019

Early Bird Registration Pricing

  • Full delegates R4 500
  • Students fee R2 500
  • Daily fee R3 000

register and pay from 16 Feb to 14 May 2019

Standard Registration Pricing

  • Full delegates R5 000
  • Student fee R2 500
  • Daily fee R3 000

register and pay from 15 May 2019

Late Registration Pricing

  • Full delegates R6 000
  • Student fee R2 500
  • Daily fee R3 000

Ticket Cancellations

How to go about cancelling your spot

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation of registrations after payment has been made will be subject to the following rules:
Cancellation before 30 April 2019: 25% of fees paid will be forfeited
Cancellation between 1 and 31 May 2019: 50% of fees paid will be forfeited
Cancellation after 1 June 2019: 100% of fees paid will be forfeited

Cancellations should be done in writing to the conference chair Mellania Maseko at

This work is based on the research supported wholly / in part by the National Research Foundation of South Africa (Grant Numbers: 116030)