3rd Annual Top Empowerment Conference

Johannesburg

11 – 12 April 2018

Be part of the future of empowerment

Preceding the prestigious Top Empowerment Awards, the Conference previously themed ‘The Future of Empowerment’- enables past Top Empowerment winners, transformation experts and business/government leaders to share their insights on the challenges and opportunities tied into empowerment.

As a delegate, you will come away with workable empowerment action plans, new partnerships and a bold vision for transformation in their sector.

Reasons for Attending

Why should you attend?

  • Gain the latest knowledge of developments around the B-BBEE Codes of Good Practice.
  • Understand today’s challenges in accelerating transformation and empowerment.
  • Outline solutions to challenges that your organisation may be able to provide.
  • Network with the who’s who in B-BBEE, from policy makers to procurement officers and captains of industry.
  • Gain valuable insights on public sector tender processes.
  • Develop profitable private-public partnerships (PPPs).

 

What will the Conference focus on?

Creating a transformed and effective supply chain

Overcoming red tape related to tenders and/or procurement

 

  •       Integrating transformation with sustainable business performance
  •       Skills development and enterprise development
  •       How the B-BBEE codes affect my business and sector
  •       Black Industrialist Policy
  •       SMME’s as the epicentre of economic growth
  •       Enterprise Development and Strategic Supplier Sourcing
  •       Expanding Empowerment Compliance
  •       New Financial Sector Codes
  •       Assessing Government’s expectations in terms of your BEE status
  •        Debating Transformation
  •        Megatrends shaping the future of Africa
  •        Decentralisation of transformation: Addressing severe social and economic inequalities
  •        Institutional Redesign of Transformation in South Africa
  •        The role of the private and public sectors on empowering the youth using technology

Think you have what it takes to hit the 2018
Top Empowerment Conference stage?
Here’s what you need to know to submit a speaking proposal.


 

REQUIREMENTS

To submit a speaking proposal for the 2018 Top Empowerment Conference, we require the following:

  • The name, title/position and company of the speaker who will be presenting
  • The proposed title of the session along with a narrative description
  • A sample PowerPoint presentation (so we can see what kind of slides you create)
  • Video of the speaker presenting a session
  • Referrals, references and/or recommendations from other conferences and events

Email claire.garrett@topco.co.za to submit your proposal

 


 

SPEAKERS 2018

Khanyi Dhlomo

Khanyi Dhlomo
Founder and CEO
Ndalo Media

 

Bio
Hubert Mathanzima Mweli

Hubert Mathanzima Mweli
Director-General
National Department of Basic Education

 

Bio
Babalwa Ngonyama

Babalwa Ngonyama
CEO
Sinayo Securities

 

Bio
Cathy Smith

Cathy Smith
Managing Director
Cisco Sub-Saharan Africa

 

Bio
Khathu Ramukumba

Khathu Ramukumba
CEO
National Youth Development Agency

 

Bio
Dr Neo Lekgotla laga Ramoupi

Dr Neo Lekgotla laga Ramoupi
Senior Researcher, Council on Higher Education South Africa

 

Bio
Lethabo Motswaledi

Lethabo Motswaledi
CEO and Co-Founder
3D Power

 

Bio
Mandisa Tshikwatamba

Mandisa Tshikwatamba
CEO
Small Enterprise Development Agency (Seda)

 

Bio
McLean Sibanda

McLean Sibanda
CEO
The Innovation Hub

 

Bio

 

Breakaway Sponsor


 

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