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17 -18 July 2024

AFRICA RISING

Navigating the Path of Inclusive Transformation

Date

17 – 18 July2024

Venue

Maslow Hotel, Johannesburg

Attendees

Business professionals and entrepreneur

Speakers

Industry & Topic experts

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About the Conference

At the 2024 Nedbank Top Empowerment Conference, we will explore how purpose-led transformation can help organisations build long-term success by aligning their operations, culture, and strategies with their purpose. We will explore how purpose can drive innovation, boost productivity, and create a meaningful impact in the communities we serve.

Don’t miss out

2 days

High-impact, transformational hybrid conference

Sessions

Focussed, inspiring conversations amongst industry leaders.

Exhibitions

Showcasing industry-leading innovation & technology.

Live Q&A Sessions

Gain insights from Top thought leaders in South Africa.

Fast-Track Networking

Network and grow your business with the best in the industry.

Key Topics

  • Accelerating the fundamentals of empowerment to boost SA’s bottom line.
  • The importance of transformative ownership in the financial sector.
  • How entrepreneurs are key to Africa’s economic growth.
  • We are the future: The vital role technology and youth play in building a brighter South Africa.
  • How to source and effectively utilise black-owned suppliers.
  • Empowering SA through the rise of the township economy.
  • The necessary steps to enforcing workplace transformation.

Why 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).

Speaker Requirements

Submit a speaking proposal for the 2024 Top Empowerment Conference

  • 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

2024 Conference

Speakers

Jason Quinn

Jason Quinn

Chief Executive, Nedbank Group Limited

Khensani Nobanda

Khensani Nobanda

Group Executive: Group Marketing and Corporate Affairs, Nedbank

Kershini Govender

Kershini Govender

Executive Head: Transformation & Strategy, Nedbank

Linda Makalima

Linda Makalima

Independent Non-Executive Director, Nedbank

H.E. Prof. Dr. Amb. Tal Edgars

H.E. Prof. Dr. Amb. Tal Edgars

Group Executive Chairman, GBSH Consult Group

Hiten Keshave

Hiten Keshave

CEO, Unconventional CA

Ayanda Nyikana

Ayanda Nyikana

Founder, APARA Global

Futhi Mtoba

Futhi Mtoba

Co-Founder, TEACH South Africa, Co-Convenor, WECONA & Business Leader

Emma Dicks

Emma Dicks

CEO & Co-Founder, CodeSpace Academy

Dr Naledi Gallant

Dr Naledi Gallant

Chief Executive Officer, Dalitso Holdings

Lavina Ramkissoon

Lavina Ramkissoon

Advisor to African Union and Ministers of ICT & Founder of hu da ta

Charmaine Houvet

Charmaine Houvet

Government Affairs Director, Cisco Africa

Martha Murorua

Martha Murorua

Managing Director, Nedbank Namibia

Mbali Phewa

Mbali Phewa

Head of Transformation, Santam

Mfundo Nkuhlu

Mfundo Nkuhlu

Chief Operating Officer, Nedbank

Mziwabantu Dayimani

Mziwabantu Dayimani

Acting CEO, National Empowerment Fund

Neville Gabriel

Neville Gabriel

CEO, The Other Foundation

Nicci Legoka

Nicci Legoka

Early Careers Senior Advisor, BP

Nobandla Gobodo

Nobandla Gobodo

Managing Director, SANGE SA

Nyari Samushonga

Nyari Samushonga

CEO, WeThinkCode

Oumar Seck

Oumar Seck

CEO, Emerging Africa Consulting

Phumzile Langeni

Phumzile Langeni

Independent Non-Executive Director, Nedbank

Ravi Naidoo

Ravi Naidoo

CEO, Youth Employment Service (YES)

Ray Naicker

Ray Naicker

Group Chief Information Officer, Nedbank

Ray-Ann Sedres

Ray-Ann Sedres

Chief Transformation Officer, Sanlam

Revel Harris

Revel Harris

Managing Director, Modern Community Foundation

Stanley Grau

Stanley Grau

Board Member and Technical Director, Association of B-BBEE Professionals & Managing Director, MSCT BEE Services

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