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Stakeholders Engagement Forum powered by NAFBI, which has been designed as a platform to promote positive and open engagement between private and public sectors and to give you access to the leading private and public infrastructure experts who will discuss ‘Economic recovery for inclusive growth’ and will also highlight the equality and sustainability of youth within the sector.

In partnership with NAFBI:

Founded in 1979, NAFBI is the oldest and largest Black Construction Industry Federation with over 6,800 members. Companies include Contractors, Builders, Professionals and Artisans. NAFBI is a member of Business Unity South Africa, and is represented in all nine provinces of the Republic of South Africa.


9:00 – Official Opening Welcome
Tracy-Lee Behr
, Portfolio Director: Built Environment, dmg events
Aubrey Tshalata, President, NAFBI

9:15 – Stakeholders Engagement Forum
Economic recovery for inclusive growth (Panel Discussion)
Moderator: Webster Mfebe, Chief Executive Officer, South African Forum of Civil Engineering Contractors (SAFCEC)


Honorable Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi, National Department of Human Settlements
Lebogang Maile, MEC, Gauteng Department of Human Settlements
Tasneem Motara, MEC, Gauteng Department of Infrastructure Development
Sabelo Buthelezi, Chief Director: Special Project Unit, Department of Higher Education and Training
Dr Julia Petla, Managing Director, Amedzo Trading and NAFBI Board Member
Aubrey Tshalata, President, National African Federation for the Building Industry (NAFBI)

9:50 – Q&A

10:15 – Stakeholders Engagement Forum – Youth Presentation
Youth Advisory Board Presentation – Ensuring the resilience of the youth in Built Environment and creating a sustainable future

Mahlomola Ben Diphoko, Student Assistant Foreman, JC Van Der Linde & Venter Projects
Tsebo Koena, Civil Technician, Zutari
Aser Zitha, Construction Manager’s Student Assistant, JC Van Der Linde & Venter Projects

Government support partners:

Official Opening Welcome

Tracy-Lee Behr, Portfolio Director, dmg eventsAubrey Tshalata, President, NAFBI

Stakeholders Engagement Forum

Stakeholders Engagement ForumEconomic recovery for inclusive growth (Panel Discussion)

Featured speakers

Advisory Board