2018 PROGRAMME


MC: Rob Vember

08:15 Registration Refreshments on arrival
08:45 Welcome Kumeshnee West, Director of Executive Education
Minerva Draeger, Co-chair Women in Business Committee
08:55 Mimi Kalinda
Managing Director, Africa Communications Media Group Ltd. (ACG)
Storytelling and narrative in leadership
09:25 Associate Prof. Linda Ronnie
Associate Professor in Organisational Behaviour and People Management, UCT GSB
Building talent: Embracing the growth mindset
09:40 Prof. Shirley Zinn
Author and Leadership Consultant, Shirley Zinn Consulting
Swimming upstream: a story of grit and determination to succeed
10:10 Morning Tea Morning tea and networking (lobby)
10:30

Mail & Guardian panel

Zamantungwa Khumalo, Supplements &
Special Projects Editor, Mail & Guardian
with the Mail & Guardian 200 Young South
African finalists: Pule Segale, Sibu Mabena
and Philisiwe Precious Nduli.

How are young South Africans shaping their future and the future of South Africa?’
11:15 Magda Wierzycka
CEO and Co-founder, Sygnia Ltd.
How to succeed in building a business or career in South Africa as a woman
11:45 Lunch Buffet lunch (lobby)
13:05 Prof. Mamokgethi Phakeng
Vice-Chancellor, University of Cape Town.
Recently appointed Vice-Chancellor of the University of Cape Town, Mamokgethi Phakeng, takes us through her inspiration and motivation.
13:35 Makoma Lekalakala
Director, Earthlife Africa
Change-making to save our planet
14:05 Dr Gaby Prinsloo
Medical doctor and Executive Coach
Energy, the key to achieving real change
14:25 Naadiya Moosajee
Co-Founder, WomEng and WomHub
Capitalizing on the four types of capital you need to succeed
14:55 Closing Reflections and raffle draw
15:10 Afternoon tea Afternoon tea and networking (lobby)