Dr. Moses Basitere (University of Cape Town) is a Chemical Engineer with a PhD from the Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT). His research interests are in chemical engineering with an emphasis on water and wastewater treatments using biological processes, and in engineering education with an emphasis on the integration of technology in teaching and learning. In 2019, Dr. Basitere was nominated as one of the 10 young scientists to join the South African Young Academy of Science (SAYAS). He was awarded a National Research Foundation (NRF) Research Excellence Award for Early Career/Emerging Researchers in 2021. Dr. Basitere is collaborating in an international partnership with two universities in Eastern Europe and is the principal investigator in the Bioresource Engineering Research Group in the area of water and wastewater.