2018 Africa Shared Value Summit Programme Agenda Icon

7:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:30 Opening – Eusebius McKaiser
8:40 Welcome –Wendy Lucas-Bull, Chair, ABSA Group (South Africa)
8:50 Opening Address – David Makhura, Premier of Gauteng
9:10 Commentary – Deprose Muchena, Regional Director: Southern Africa, Amnesty International
9:30 Track 1: Creating Shared Value: Implementing Business’s Social Agenda

  • Leveraging Private Sector Investment to Achieve the SDGs
    • James Mwangi, Executive Director, Dalberg Group
  • Aligning to the SDGs in the Mining Sector
    • Brian Chicksen, Vice President: Health & EVP Support, AngloGold Ashanti Limited
  • Aligning Investment to the Social Agenda
    • Jon Duncan, Head of Responsible Investment, Old Mutual Group
  • Shared Value Storyteller
    • Eugene Boadu, Head, Corporate Affairs, Mpedigree (Ghana)
10:45 Networking Break
11:05 Track 2: Agricultural Ecosystems: Building & Strengthening Agricultural Capacity & Food Security

  • “PERi-Farms”: Partnerships for Growth
    • Sam Hirst, Nando’s PERi-Farming Initiative Manager, Nando’s
  • Farming For The Future
    • Feroz Koor, Group Head of Sustainability, Woolworths
  • Addressing Africa’s Food Security Challenges
    • Prerana Issar, Global Head of Private Sector Partnerships, World Food Programme
  • Panel Discussion – Smallholder Farmers: Agriculture’s Gamechangers (Q & A)
    • Prerana Issar, Global Head of Private Sector Partnerships, World Food Programme
    • Sam Hirst, PERi-Farms Manager, Nando’s
    • Feroz Koor, Group Head of Sustainability, Woolworths
    • Brienne van der Walt, Head of Agri Joint Ventures: Alliances & Partnerships, ABSA

 

12:35  Networking Lunch
13:35 Track 3: A Green Future: Water, Energy & Waste

  • Growing Green: Africa’s Future Growth Sector
    • Lizeka Dlepu, Head of Sustainability, Enel Green Power RSA
  • Water Stewardship: Managing Water and Waste into the Future
    • Dorcas Onyango, Director: Programs Implementation & Partnerships Management, The Coca-Cola Company
  • Innovating Solutions for the Environment
    • Mark Cooper, CEO, JCDecaux Sub-Saharan Africa
  • Waste to Energy: Bringing Power to the People
    • Lucia Bakulumpagi-Wamala, Founder & CEO, Bakulu Power (Uganda)

 

15:05 Networking Break
15:20 Closing Plenary – Mark Kramer, Co-Founder & Managing Director, FSG (USA)
16:00 Networking Drinks
7:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast
8:40

  • A Conversation: Are Men the Key to Accelerating Gender Equality?
    • Anne Githuku Shongwe, Representative, UN Women South Africa Multi-Country Office
  • Shared Value Storyteller
    • Dr Myriam Sidibe, Hygiene & Nutrition Social Mission Director, Unilever Africa
9:15 Track 1: Funding for Growth

  • Funding for Shared Growth in Africa
    • Peter Matlare, Deputy CEO, Barclays Africa Group
  • Social Entrepreneurship: Scaling for Impact
    • Rob LeBlanc, Chief Investment Officer, Awethu Project
  • The Growth Potential in Africa
    • Nichole Onome Yembra, Managing Partner, GreenHouse Capital (Nigeria)
  • Panel Discussion – Funding Africa’s Future (Q & A)
    • Peter Matlare, Deputy CEO, Barclays Africa Group
    • Rob LeBlanc, Chief Investment Officer, Awethu Project
    • Nichole Onome Yembra, Managing Partner, GreenHouse Capital (Nigeria)
    • Dr. George Mulamula, Founder & CEO of Dar Teknohama Business Incubator
10:45 Networking Break
11:05 Track 2: Leveraging Innovation for Social Change

  • Disrupting for Social Development
    • Sanda Ojiambo, Head, Corporate Responsibility, Safaricom (Kenya)
  • The Internet – Changing Lives
    • Suraj Shah, Africa Program Director, Intel
  • Innovation for Development and Creating Social Change
    • Karen Smit, Head: Specific Needs, Vodacom
  • Shared Value Storyteller
    • Dr Jonathan Broomberg, CEO, Discovery Health
12:40 Networking Lunch
13:40 Track 3: Africa’s Young Entrepreneurs: A New Lens for African Development

  • Panel Discussion (Q & A)
    • Ignatius Ahumuza, Co-Director, Art Planet Academy
    • Tumi Phake, CEO, Zenzele Fitness
    • Kamogelo Mogadima, Director, KGEE’S Farming
    • Tsholofelo Wechoemang, CEO, Boipelo AgriTech
14:40 Track 4: The Role of Sustainable Institutions in Building Enabling Environments for Social Impact

  • Panel Discussion (Q & A)
    • Rosalind Kainyah, Founder & Managing Director, KINA Advisory
    • Dr Frank Aswani, Vice President and Director of Strategic Relations, African Leadership Academy
    • Jennifer Chiriga, Advisor to the CEO on Partnerships, NEPAD
15:25 Launch of the Shared Value Africa Initiative
15:45 Closing Plenary: Simbarashe Mhuriro, Managing Director, Oxygen Africa
16:00 Closing

Programme subject to change.

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