Durban Regional Conference
CONNECT WITH …
► Female entrepreneurs and suppliers
► Corporates and procurement officers
► Local incubators and accelerators
► Parastatals and Key Stakeholders
► Standard Bank Top Women Awards winners
28 June 2018
PROGRAMME RUNNING ORDER
|09h00 – 09h15:||Opening remarks by Moderator|
|09h15 – 09h30:||Welcome Address: Thabisa Nkanzela, Head of Finance: KwaZulu-Natal Province at Standard Bank South Africa|
|09h30 – 10h00:||VIP Guest speaker: Why women entrepreneurs should support each other in the quest to close the global gender gap with Kgomotso Ndungane, Founder of Oak Celebrations, KZN|
|10h00 – 10h30:||Keynote speaker: The low down on building a winning power brand with Njabs Zwane, Producer and co-host of I love mornings on Gagasi FM|
|10h30 – 10h45:||Q&A|
|10h45 – 11h15:||Refreshment break|
|11h15 – 12h30:||Fast track networking session – “Turning conversations into connections”|
|12h30 – 13h30:||Lunch|
|13h30 – 15h45:||Entrepreneurs pitching their ideas for exposure and advice|
|15h45 – 16h00:||Closing remarks by Moderator & close of Conference|
|16h00 – 18h00:||Networking cocktail function|
MEET OUR SPEAKERS
Head of Finance: KwaZulu-Natal Province at Standard Bank South Africa
Chartered Accountant with financial management experience spanning across various industries including Property management, Gaming and Hospitality industries.
Thabisa is now the Head of finance at Standard Bank South Africa, looking after the Kwa-Zulu Natal provincial operations.
She is passionate about women leadership and the critical role women have to play in making the corporate world and society in general a better place.
She has an insatiable appetite for learning new things and embarking on new experiences.
Founder of Oak Celebrations
Kgomotso Ndungane is an ex-IT consultant and founder of her own IT consultancy. Her passion for detail, events, innovation and strategic intelligence drove her to launch her events planning company, OAK Celebrations, specialising in weddings, galas, private functions and large corporate productions. Kgomotso has been nominated for Business Women Association South Africa regional awards, in the emerging Entrepreneur of the Year category.
Njabs Zwane is a writer, broadcaster currently co-hosting, and producing I Love Mornings with Mzokoloko weekdays between 6am and 9am on Gagasi FM (KZN).