About Eduweek 2018

The EAPA-SA Board and the Organising Committee welcome you to our 20th Anniversary event 

The EAPA-SA and Pan-African Eduweek.


What is Eduweek?

As EAPA-SA and our services to the industry grow, we are further developing our concepts and aligning to the education services that we provide.
Our week long, annual event is focused on the education of our members; networking; and growth of the industry at large.  Our commitment to creating positive change through education and training is now communicated in our new event name.

Who Should Attend: 

Eduweek caters to CEO’s; HR Directors; Wellness Practitioner; Occupational Health & Safety; Clinical Psychologists; Occupational Therapists; Labour Relations; Transformation Specialists; Organisational Development Managers and HIV & Aids Coordinators.

The 2018 Theme: 


Innovative Solutions to uniquely African EAP Challenges

Realign | Re-skill | Recognise

Join the SA Employee Assistance fraternity at the 20th Annual EAPA-SA and Pan-African Eduweek 2018, where we will showcase cutting edge EAP trends and thoughts on various proactive models, case studies and thought leaders within the EAP, Wellness and HR fields.

We are also proud to be the country chosen to host the Pan-African Congress in 2018. We will be incorporating this platform into our annual event that our SA members are familiar with. At this event you will find international and other African leaders in the field sharing their EAP learnings with our membership.


This year we will host our Eduweek in Port Elizabeth at the Boardwalk Hotel & Convention Centre in the friendly city of Port Elizabeth.



 As an event venue, the Boardwalk Hotel, under the Sun International banner, offers a luxury beachfront experience. With their wide array of meeting rooms, training facilities, breakaway and pause areas, banquet venues, and professionally trained staff, the Boardwalk was an easy choice for this years Eduweek.

With the ability to easily accommodate our delegates on all fronts, we look forward to many productive hours, whilst enjoying the salty air of Port Elizabeth.

Conveniently located just a brief walk from PE’s famous beachfront, The Boardwalk Hotel and Convention Centre is the perfect location for such a prestigious gathering. They offer free shuttle services from the airport operating every 20 minutes between 06h00 and 23h00, weekdays.

With 12 restaurants to choose from within The Boardwalk Hotel, from Greek to Italian and South African to Asian, our delegates will be spoilt for choice in the evenings.  Should you want to explore friendly Port Elizabeth, you will find many divine dining and entertainment options within close proximity.

A 15th-Century charm awaits you this year, for our 20th anniversary event, at the magnificent Boardwalk Hotel and Convention Centre.  The perfect location to engage with one another, enjoy the holiday-style environment, and connect with familiar faces. 

Event  Dress Code:

The dress code for the Eduweek is Business Casual.

The dress code for the Presidential Awards Dinner is Black Tie (formal attire) – the theme is Celebrating 20 Years in Africa – African Chic.