Government Communications hosts South Africa Investment Conference, 17 to 18 Nov

17 November 2020

Link for the virtual participation for the SA investment conference 2020

The South Africa Investment Conference 2020 is taking place from 17 – 18 November 2020 at the Sandton Convention Centre. 

All sessions for 17 November 2020 are virtual with various messengers from Government and Business in participation.

Please see below the link to register, login and go to the schedule for virtual participation for the 2020 SA Investment Conference.

https://0gw2jk.welink.live/register/

SAIC media programme -  17 November 2020 (all sessions are virtual)

NB: please note that some speakers are subject to change

Running Order  - Virtual Sessions Only 

 

Time  Start

Time End

Description

 

 
   

Media to login using the above link

   

13:45

14:00

Panelists login

   

14:00

15:00

Session One

   

Energy

Small Business

Land Reform and Agricultural Value Chains

   

Moderator (Maurice Radebe)

Moderator Maanda Tshifularo

Moderator Christelle Marais

   

Minister Mantashe

Sandile Zungu

Minister Didiza

   

Ntombifuthi Ntuli (Wind Energy Assoc.)

IDC client

TP Nchocho

   

Bernard Magoro (IPP Office)

IDC client

Wandile Sihlobo

   

Khaya Gobodo (Old Mutual)

SA SME Fund (Ketso Gordhan/Claudia Manning)

Professor Mohammed Karan

   

Andre de Ruyter (Eskom)

 

Callie Schoeman

15:30

16:30

Session Two

   

Mining

Infrastructure, investment and impact

ICT and Digital

   

Moderator Sandile Hlope (EY)

Moderator?

Moderator Nicola Theron (FTI) / Heather Irvine (Bowmans)

   

Minister Gwede Mantashe

Minister De Lille

DG Nomvuyiso Batyi

   

Natasha Viljoen (Anglo Platinum)

Kgosientsho Ramokgopa

Althon Beukes / Siyabonga Mahlangu (Telkom)

   

Roger Baxter (Minerals Council)

Patrick Dlamini

Takalani Netshitenzhe (Vodacom )

   

Dr Pat Makhesha (Ivanplats)

Lesley Maasdorp

Andy Searle (BPESA)

   

Fortune Mojapelo (Bushveld Energy)

Fortune Mgwili-Sibanda (Google)

Juanita Clark (Digital Council Africa)

   

Nombasa Tsengwa (Exxaro)

 

Fortune Mgwili-Sibanda (Google)

17:00

18:15

Session Three

   

Opportunities in impact investing and blended finance

Tourism and hospitality post-COVID

Manufacturing, localisation, and the opportunities of the AfCFTA

   

Moderator Shiluba Mawela

Moderator Anita Mendiratta (World Tourism Org.)

Minister Ebrahim Patel (moderator)

   

Elias Masilela (Impact Investing SA)

Minister Kubayi Ngubane

Eugene Willemse (Pepsico)

   

Cliff Prior (Global Steering Group for Impact Investing)

Gloria Serobe (Wiphold)

Haroon Kalla (AMKA)

   

Paul Jackson (The Urban Housing Fund)

Bart Dorrestein (Legacy Group)

Andrew Kirby (Toyota / NAAMSA)

   

Heather Jackson (Climate Finance Lab)

Xhanti Payi (Nascence Advisory)

Wamkele Mene (AfCFTA)

   

Fabian Whate (Naspers Foundry)

Maribel Rodriguez (World Travel & Tourism Council)

Busi Mabuza (IDC)

       

Ramatsemela Masango (Ario Genex)

SAIC Media programme -  18 November 2020  - Sandton Convention Centre

08H00-12h00

Media Registration & Set-up

 

12h00

Lunch

 

14H00

Investment AVs 1

 

14H02

Welcome

 

14H10

Opening Address by President Cyril Ramaphosa

 

14H42

Investment AVs2

 

14H44

PANEL 1– Economic Reconstruction & Recovery Plan

President Cyril Ramaphosa to participate with social partners

 

15H25

Investment AVs3

 

15H28

PANEL 2 -  Resilience and Adaptation Investment Commitments

Companies with investment commitments talk to challenges and adaptation

 

16H08

Investment AVs4

 

16H10

Comfort break

 

16H22

Investment AVs5

 

16H27

PANEL 3 - Opportunities in the post-COVID Environment

Opportunities in the wake of COVID-19 (digital, supply chains, AfCFTA)

 

17H12

New Investment Commitments

Profiling new commitments

 

17H20

AV message

 

17H25

Closing by President  Cyril Ramaphosa

 

17H50

Closing Press Conference 

 

Host broadcasting

SABC will provide host broadcasting services for the 2020 SA Investment Conference

Media are invited to follow the streaming of the event on the following platforms:

  • SABC Youtube
  • SABC Digital Platforms

Social media

Hashtags:       #InvestSA    #SAIC2020

Year: 
2020
Media Statement date: 
Tuesday, November 17, 2020