Programme

DAY 1

Tuesday, 7 October 2014

   
07:30 – 09:00 Registration
09:00 – 09:45 Opening & Welcome
Address by Honourable Minister Ms Elizabeth Dipuo Peters, Minister of Transport
09:45 – 10:30 Infrastructure: Budget vs Reality
Mawethu Vilana, Acting Director-General, Department of Transport
   
10:30 – 11:00 TEA/COFFEE BREAK
11:00 – 11:45 Southern African Integrated Transport Plan
11:45 – 12:30 City of Ekurhuleni Aerotropolis
Honourable Mayor Mondli Gungubele, City of Ekurhuleni - TBC
12:30 – 13:20 Hurdles to better infrastructure still in place?
Lars Reno Jakobsen, Maersk Group – TBC
13:20 – 13:30 Wrap up by Programme Director
   
13:30 – 14:30 LUNCH – Network and Exhibition
   
15:00 Welcome Cocktail

DAY 2

Wednesday, 8 October 2014

   
07:30 – 09:00 Registration
09:00 – 09:45 Opening and Welcome Address
Address by Honourable Minister Ms Lynne Brown, Minister of Public Enterprise - TBC
09:45 – 10:30 Address by
Tshediso Matona, Director-General, Department of Public Enterprises - TBC
10:30 – 11:30 Sub-Saharan Transport Corridor development :
Topics include;
 
• Improving infrastructure and its impact
• Regional transportation network overview
• How will transportation corridor development evolve?
• What does this mean for business?

Frost and Sullivan - TBC

11:30 – 12:00 TEA/COFFEE BREAK
   
12:30 – 13:30 Economic Growth for South Africa and Continent
Dr Azar Jammine, Chief Economist, Econometrix
13:30 – 13:45 Wrap up by Programme Director
   
13:45 - 14:45 Lunch – Network and Exhibition– Network and Exhibition
   
19:00 - 22:30 Gala Dinner

DAY 3

Thursday, 9 October 2014

   
07:30 – 09:00 Registration
09:00 – 10:00

Impact of increased trade volumes on Ports, Rail, Airport and logistics
Mark Gregg-Macdonald, Group Executive Planning & Monitoring, Transnet – TBC

Panel discussion:

Tau Morwe, Chief Executive Officer, National Ports Authority - TBC
Tebogo Mekgoe, Chief Operating Officer, ACSA - TBC
Mark Gregg-MacDonald, Group Executive Planning & Monitoring, Transnet - TBC

10:00 – 11:00

Intelligent Logistics and the future
Peter Mountford, Chief Executive Officer, Supergroup - TBC

Panel discussion:

Peter Mountford, Chief Executive Officer, Supergroup-TBC
Maria du Preez, Business Development Director, Bidvest Panalpina Logistics-TBC
Hylton Gray, Chief Executive Officer, Grindrod Limited – TBC

11:00 – 11:30 Tea Break
11:30 – 12:15

Mining Stability and its impact on transport

12:15 – 13:00

Scenario planner: Clem Sunter

13:00 -13:15 Wrap up – Programme Director
Programme and speakers subject to change