Africa Shared Value Summit 2017 Programme Agenda Icon

7:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:05 Welcome – Tiekie Barnard, CEO Shift Social Development
9:10 Opening Address – Sazini MojapeloGroup Head of Corporate Citizenship, Barclays Africa/Absa 
9:20  Track 1: Shared Value – Profit with Purpose
  • Nando’s Heartfelt Celebration of Creating Shared Value
    • Doug Place, CMO, Nando’s
  • Shared Value Insurance: Reinventing Insurance for the 21st Century
    • Barry Swartzberg, Chief Executive, Vitality Group,  Discovery South Africa
  • Pursuing Profit with Purpose Through Innovation
    • Sanda Ojiambo, Head of Corporate Responsibility, Safaricom (Kenya)
  • Shared Value Storyteller
    • Kirsten Sims, Good Journey Analyst, Woolworths
10:40  Networking Break
11:00 Track 2: The Ecosystem of Shared Value – Working Together
  • The Necessity of Collaboration
    • Marc Pfitzer, MD, FSG International Shared Value Initiative (USA)
  • Understanding CSV: Is Business Really Committed?
    • Ryan Short, Head of Shared Value Practice, Genesis Analytics
  • The Role of Communications and Marketing in Creating Shared Value
    • Derek Bouwer, Former CEO, TBWA
  • Solving Systemic Social Challenges Sustainably & Profitably: A Marketing Perspective
    • David Blyth, CEO, Yellowwood
  • Panel Discussion
13:00 Networking Lunch
14:00 Track 3: The Role of Sustainability in Achieving Shared Value Objectives
  • Sustainability Reporting & Shared Value
    • Douglas Kativu, Director GRI, Africa
  • Ticking Pandora’s Box: Environmental Stewardship in Corporate South Africa
    • Thomas van Viegen, Associate Director: Climate Change & Sustainability, EY
  • Emerging Markets and Sustainable Solutions: Creating Shared Value
    • Meenakshi Gujral, Wits School of Economic & Business Sciences
15:00  Networking Break
15:15 Track 4: B-BBEE and Creating Shared Value
  • The Importance of Government Support
    • Dr Barbara Jensen, Senior Executive Manager: Communications & Marketing, Gautrain Management Agency
  • Do We Understand the Link Between B-BBEE and Shared Value?
    • Gary Greyling, MD, Mpowered
  • Achieving Social and Economic Value for Cities and their Citizens
    • Helen Botes, CEO, Joburg Property Company
  • Adding Value Through Tourism: The Role of Government
    • Nonnie Kubeka, Head of Conventions & Event Bureau, Gauteng Department of Tourism
  • Panel Discussion
17:15 Closing
7:30 Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 Shared Value Storyteller

  • Dr Sara Saeed Khurram, Founder, Sehat Kahani (Pakistan)
9:10 Inspirational Talk:

  • Zoya Mabuto, Founder, ZoyaSpeaks
9:15 Track 1: Our Growth in Africa
  • Renewable Energy, Growth & Social Equality
    • Maria Cristina Papetti, Head of Innovation & Sustainability, Enel Global (Italy)
  • Creating Shared Growth at Scale in Africa
    • Sazini Mojapelo, Group Head of Corporate Citizenship, Barclays Africa/Absa
  • Africa’s Next Big Challenge
    • Akiva Beebe,  Regional Director: Sub-Saharan Africa, Centre for Creative Leadership
  • Panel Discussion
11:00 Networking Break
11:15 Track 2: Business, the SDGs and CSV
  • An Emerging Model for Shared Value in Kenya: The SDG Partnership Platform
    • Arif Neky, Advisor for UN Strategic Partnerships and Coordinator for SDG Philanthropy Platforms, United Nations (Kenya)
  • Creating Value for Future Generations
    • Cecilia Kinuthia-Njenga, Head of UNEP Office in South Africa, UNEP
  • Shared Value As A Business Strategy
    • Motshidisi Mokwena, Group Public Affairs Executive, Nestle
  • Supporting Empathy, Innovation and Creativity in the Corporate World
    •  Michelle Constant, CEO, BASA
  • Shared Value Storytellers
    • Zaakira Mahomed, CEO, Mina Cup
    • Deirdre King, Head of Brand Experience, Nando’s
12:45 Networking Lunch
13:45 Track 3: Technology, Information and CSV
  • Leveraging Big Data to Create Shared Value
    • Marcel Rossouw, Lead Design & Innovation, Fjord/Accenture
  • How a “Circle of Trust” Changed the Face of Farming
    • Genevieve Levielle, CEO & Co-Founder, 0TenTic8 (UK)
  • The Rise of the Millennials: Digital Consumption & Creating Shared Value
    • Julia Makhubela, Head of Digital, Shift Social Development
  • Shared Value Storyteller
    • Mandy Degener, Digital Strategy Director, Liquorice (Unilever OMO)
15:00 Track 4: The Youth and Creating Shared Value
  • Claire Reid, CEO, Reel Gardening
  • Dr Gavin Armstrong, CEO & Founder, Lucky Iron Fish
  • Jay De Castro Maia, Founder & CEO, Bjala Social Urban Enterprise
  • Christelle Kwizera, CEO, Water Access Rwanda
  • Sydney Madibo, Season 5 Winner, SABC1 One Day Leader
  • Panel Discussion
16:30 Closing Remarks: Tiekie Barnard – CEO Shift Social Development
16:45 Networking Drinks

Day 1: 25 May 2017 – Panel Discussions

12:30 Panel Discussion 1
  Topic: The Stumbling Blocks of Collectively Creating Shared Value
  • Panellists
    • Marc Pfitzer, MD, FSG International Shared Value Initiative (USA)
    • Ryan Short, Head of Shared Value Practice, Genesis Analytics
    • Derek Bouwer, Former CEO, TBWA
    • David Blyth, CEO, Yellowwood
    • Miles Murphy, Founder & CEO, Liquorice (Unilever OMO)
  Facilitator: Ashraf Garda
16:30

 

Panel Discussion 2
Topic: Does Business Understand the Link Between Creating Shared Value & B-BBEE?
 
  • Panellists
    • Dr. Barbara Jensen, Senior Executive Manager: Communications & Marketing, Gautrain Management Agency
    • Gary Greyling, MD, Mpowered
    • Helen Botes, CEO, Joburg Property Company
    • Nthabiseng Lempe, CEO, Lempe BBBEE Advisory Services
    • Lizeka Dlepu, Head of Sustainability in Africa, Enel
  Facilitator: Thuli Magubane

Day 2: 26 May 2017 – Panel Discussions

10:30 Panel Discussion 3
  Topic: Is Aggressive Growth in Africa a Given and How Do We Successfully Handle This Growth?
  • Panellists
    • Maria Cristina Papetti, Head of Innovation & Sustainability, Enel Global (Italy)
    • Sazini Mojapelo, Group Head of Corporate Citizenship, Barclays Africa/Absa  
    • Akiva Beebe, Regional Director: Sub-Saharan Africa, Centre for Creative Leadership
    • Marc Pfitzer, MD, FSG International Shared Value Initiative (USA)
  Facilitator: Eusebius McKaiser
16:00

 

Panel Discussion 4
Topic: The Millennial Mindset: Societal Change vs Corporate Profit
 
  • Panellists
    • Claire Reid, CEO, Reel Gardening, Food Security Made Easy
    • Dr Gavin Armstrong, CEO & Founder, Lucky Iron Fish
    • Jay De Castro Maia, Founder & CEO, Bjala Social Urban Enterprise
    • Christelle Kwizera, CEO, Water Access Rwanda
    • Sydney Madibo, Season 5 Winner, SABC1 One Day Leader
  Facilitator: Gordon Cook