Brave African Discussions in Emergency Medicine Fest 2018

Coming soon…

Tickets are going on sale soon for an exciting new event hosted by the badEM (Brave African Discussions in Emergency Medicine) team. Come glamp with us at an outdoor, boutique medical conference festival like you have never experienced before & have Brave African Discussions in Emergency Medicine with us! Meet, network & learn from colleagues all around the world. A mix of traditional talks and fun, sociable, small group activities.

22-25 March 2018

A beautiful, intimate mountain venue (1.5 hours from Cape Town airport, shuttle transport provided)

Extra-mural activities:

Partners & children welcome. Entertainment in the evenings, live music, star-gazing, walks in the forest, campfire discussions, early morning trail runs for the adventurous, and much much more. Links will be provided (at time of ticket release) for those delegates from out-of-town who would like to liaise with touring companies to make stay in Cape Town longer.


Glamping set-up & all meals included in conference ticket price.

Support a delegate (Supadel) is a conference sponsorship program with a difference. As a peer-to-peer sponsorship scheme, Supadel enables prospective badEMfest18 delegates to financially support their peers from low-to-middle-income countries (LMIC).

For more information read our detailed page HERE.

Information to follow:

  • Registration/ticket sales
  • Letter for employer
  • Programme
  • Abstract information
  • CPD information
  • Detailed accomodation information (at time of registration)
  • Touring information for after conference
  • Complete the below google form or email us on with any queries

Photograph credits to Gabby Van Heerden