Thank you to our 2019 speakers

Programme 

TIMES

10:30

Opening remarks

Aubrey Tshalata, President, National African Federation for the Building Industry (NAFBI), South Africa

10:35

Welcoming remarks

Jacob Mamabolo, MEC Infrastructure Development, Gauteng Province

10:40

South African aspirations for Agenda 2063. Leaders in the construction industry inspire action for sustainable development by delivering their blueprint for transforming the country’s built environment, ultimately their compelling vision for the future. Brief presentations include:

Chairman: Webster Mfebe, CEO, South African Forum of Civil Engineering Contractors (SAFCEC)

10:50

 

Women empowerment in industrial development and engineering

  • Nobenguni Bogopa, President, South African Institute of Black Property Practitioners (SAIBPP)

11:00

Provision of skills for 2063 – targeting unemployment in the construction industry

  • John Matthews, President, Master Builders South Africa

11:10

Future economic scenarios based on current trends in the built sector 

  • Rob Jeffrey, Economist, Economic Risk

11:20

Investment in alternative building materials and sustainability

  • Njombo Lucky Lekula, Managing Director, PPC RSA Cement and Materials

11:30

Promoting progressive partnerships for sustainable development of SMMEs

  • Raymond Cele, Chairperson, Construction Education and Training Authority (CETA)

11:40

An industry that delivers to globally competitive standards

  • Nonkululeko Sindane, Chairperson, Construction Industry Development Board (CIDB)

11:50

Ensuring high-standard innovative construction systems

  • Joe Odhiambo, CEO, Agrément, South Africa

12:00

Questions and answers

12:25

Closing remarks

  • Tasneem Motara, MEC Infrastructure Development and Property Management, Gauteng Province

12:30

VIP Exhibition tour