7th World Conference

on Research Integrity

Cape Town, South Africa

29 May – 1 June 2022


Generous sponsorship is required in order to ensure the successful execution of the 7th WCRI, keep it affordable for professionals from a wide range of countries and organisations, and ensure maximum participation from African delegates.

The 7th WCRI welcomes sponsor contributions from organizations that have a demonstrated interest in promoting research integrity and whose values are consistent with the values of the conference and the WCRIF. 

We welcome offers of unconditional sponsorship and contributions earmarked for a particular purpose, e.g. travel grants, social programmes, delegate sponsorship, student grants, etc.

We also have a number of on-site exhibition and marketing opportunities available to introduce your organisation, product and/or services to attendees of WCRI 2022 if you so wish. 

WCRI 2022 Gratefully Acknowledges the Following Sponsors:

Wellcome Trust

Wellcome Trust

Wellcome supports science to solve the urgent health challenges facing everyone.

We support discovery research into life, health and wellbeing, and we’re taking on three worldwide health challenges: mental health, global heating and infectious diseases. 



The DFG promotes excellence by selecting the best research projects on a competitive basis and facilitating national and international collaboration among researchers.

Its mandate also includes encouraging the advancement and training of early career researchers, promoting gender equality in the German scientific and academic communities, providing scientific policy advice, and fostering relations between the research community and society and the private sector.



Elsevier is a global information analytics business that helps institutions and professionals advance healthcare, open science and improve performance for the benefit of humanity.

Elsevier shares the research community’s goal to promote the integrity of research – from proper design methodology to ethical article submission, properly reviewed publication and making research data available for re-use.

The Lancet

The Lancet

Since 1823, the Lancet family of world-class journals is committed to improving lives through medical research.

With offices in London, New York, and Beijing, Lancet journals include The Lancet and monthly specialty journals, such as The Lancet Rheumatology. The Lancet family pursues a unique standard: matching uncompromising scientific rigour with an unwavering commitment to serve those we study. Lancet journals retain at their core the belief that medicine must serve society, that knowledge must transform society, that the best science must lead to better lives.

Your Company

Your Company

You could feature your organisation here and support the WCRI 2022 in hosting a successful conference with important outcomes

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Wiley are strengthening the research community by partnering with learned societies and supporting researchers to communicate discoveries that make a difference. We collaborate with authors, societies, libraries, and other members of the research community to generate, communicate, and enable access to the scientific and scholarly insights that are helping to solve some of the world’s biggest challenges.

FWO (Research Foundation Flanders)

FWO (Research Foundation Flanders)

The FWO supports fundamental and strategic research.

FWO (Research Foundation Flanders) is the agency responsible for financing fundamental research in Flanders. Science creates opportunities and drives innovation. What are the goals of FWO – or Research Foundation Flanders? FWO finances fundamental scientific research with full scientific independence. FWO finances mainly: • fellowships (Ph.D. students, postdoctoral researchers, etc.) • research projects • initiatives to stimulate international cooperation • awards for excellence in research



ZonMw promotes health research and care innovation throughout the entire knowledge chain from fundamental research to implementation. Through various subsidy programmes we promote and fund development and practical application in the area of prevention improvement, care and health.

The work field of the knowledge chain as a whole is broad, making ZonMw a unique organisation.

The WCRI 2022 thanks the following organisations for their support in furthering Research Integrity

Become a Big Five Sponsor

Major Sponsorships: The Big Five

USD and Euro amounts for comparative purposes only. Based on exchange rates as at 10.02.2020.

Lion  –  ZAR 500,000 (USD 33,200 / € 30,350 )

The lion is symbolic of majesty, strength, courage and justice. Be one of the sponsors to be crowned King of the African Jungle.
Limited opportunities are available to claim this coveted spot. 

Elephant  –  ZAR 250,000 (USD 16,600 / € 15,150 )

Elephants have a positive symbolic meaning and are considered a symbol of good luck, power, success wisdom and experience.

Rhino  –  ZAR 100,000 (USD 6,630 / € 6,060 )

The rhinoceros is a powerful symbol of stamina, sturdiness, substance, strength, and resilience.

Leopard  –  ZAR 75,000 (USD 5,000 / € 4,550 )

Leopards are graceful hunters that symbolize elegance in spite of adversity and looming danger. They are great representations of warriors and hunters. It also symbolizes stealth and strength.

Buffalo  –  ZAR 50,000 (USD 3,320 / € 3,035 )

The buffalo is primarily a symbol of provision, abundance, and prosperity. They are also symbols of strength, stability, and consistency. 


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