Baie welkom! Wamkelekile! Welcome!

It is our pleasure to welcome you to Stellenbosch, South Africa, for the 4th edition of the IEEE Global Electromagnetic Compatibility Conference (GEMCCON), to be held from 7 to 9 November 2018.

Stellenbosch is situated in the Cape Winelands region of the Western Cape Province, South Africa. The second oldest town in South Africa, founded by Simon van der Stel in 1679 and renowned for its Cape Dutch buildings, university, rugby and wines. Stellenbosch lies in a fertile valley surrounded by vineyards, orchards and mountains. It is an academic and farming community and is one of the best preserved towns in South Africa.

Venue: Wallenberg Conference Centre at the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS)

10 Marais Street


South Africa


Important Dates

11 May 2018 – Paper submission

11 May 2018 – Proposals for workshops, tutorials, special sessions and short courses

25 June 2018 – Notification of acceptance

3 August 2018 – Early bird registration and full paper submission deadline

24 October 2018 - Regular registration closes

Organizing Committee

  • International Chair: Prof. Alistair Duffy
  • Conference Chair: Dr. P. Gideon Wiid
  • Vice-Chair & Treasurer: Dr. Temwani Joshua Phiri
  • Secretary: Ms. Anelja de Bok



There are a variety of lodges and B&B's in the city centre. Use the following links to make a reservation:

Tourist Info

For day tours, or pre-, and/or post-conference tours, please contact

Visit the Stellenbosch Tourism website for ideas on popular tourist activities in Stellenbosch