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Cyril Ramaphosa - Radical Economic Transformation
<div class="ExternalClass712B5F66FF894D5EBEECD4A7E875651B"><p>​Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa says all South Africans must be active and enthusiastic participants in the economic transformation of the country.</p></div>
20 June 2017
Ben Kruger - Operating and Opportunities on the Continent
<div class="ExternalClassB2E620B26F6D417E9A8187D9605B7385"><p>​Ben Kruger, Joint Chief Executive of Standard Bank on operating and opportunities on the continent.</p></div>
11 June 2017
Ben Kruger - Technology and Cyber Security in the Banking Sector
<div class="ExternalClass14565CDABA8642FDA4B45ECACFD4C5CF"><p>​Ben Kruger, Joint Chief Executive of Standard Bank Group on technology and cyber security in the banking sector.</p></div>
11 June 2017
Professor Gunther Pauli - The Blue Economy
<div class="ExternalClassC3D34D355A174745B7C5EAB1732888EA"><p>​Professor Gunther Pauli, founder of Zero Emissions Research and Initiatives (ZERI) and author of ‘The Blue Economy’ explains what The Blue Economy is.</p></div>
07 June 2017
Socio-Economic Future of South Africa Initiative
<div class="ExternalClassE5052798D1F94D9286609A45089B1C10"><p>​SEFSA, the Socio-Economic Future of South Africa is an initiative aimed at fostering inclusive dialogue to secure a prosperous future for all South Africans. These leaders met as at GIBS part of SEFSA, under Archbishop Thabo Makgoba, the Anglican Archbishop of Cape Town.</p></div>
07 June 2017
Enrico Baldassarri - Business Acumen Programme
<div class="ExternalClassA009428A13FF4F7B94E0F6F37C296A87"><p>​Enrico Baldassarri, regional managing director for Africa at Revlon speaks to Nishen Munnisunker, director of Open Programmes at GIBS about the newly launched business acumen programme.</p></div>
07 June 2017
Professor Gunther Pauli - 3D Farming
<div class="ExternalClass838BBB8622624E02A74E46E3075A2D8E"><p>​Professor Gunther Pauli, founder of Zero Emissions Research and Initiatives (ZERI) and author of ‘The Blue Economy’ explains 3D Farming and believes South Africa has an abundance of resources and skills that could be used in the Blue Economy model.</p></div>
07 June 2017
Yusuf Randera-Rees - The Evolution of Business into Social Enterprises
<div class="ExternalClass12A372FCE2474673A9D2DF5CA4B38054"><p>​Yusuf Randera-Rees, CEO and co-Founder of entrepreneurship investment company the Awethu Project, feels the evolution of business into social enterprises is encouraging, as this could be the beginning of a social movement where people spend their days in meaningful work contributing to society.</p></div>
29 May 2017
Reuel Khoza - A Call to Respond to the Current State of the Nation
<div class="ExternalClassD1F52E3561F54EDC92978C0E3492EE6A"><p>​Dr Reuel Khoza, author of Attuned Leadership, Let Africa Lead, The African in my Dream and The Power of Governance calls on millennials to respond to the current state of the nation.</p></div>
29 May 2017
Reuel Khoza - Take Charge of Your Destiny
<div class="ExternalClass0F16E3D403BF415A9EB70173E37E1FBE"><p>​Dr Reuel Khoza, author of Attuned Leadership, Let Africa Lead, The African in my Dream and The Power of Governance encourages millennials to take charge of their own destiny.</p></div>
29 May 2017
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"Games are the new normal" Al Gore
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