Host Institutions

The 2016 IOSOT congress will be hosted jointly by the University of Stellenbosch (SU) and the Old Testament Society of South Africa (OTSSA).

The South African Society for Near Eastern Studies (SASNES) will be a partner of the host institutions in organizing the programme of the congress.

At Stellenbosch University the Department of Ancient Studies (at the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences) and the Discipline Group Old & New Testament (in the Faculty of Theology) will take responsibility for the practical arrangements of the congress.