Directors’ Symposium 2022

Walter Sisulu University, 18 and 19 August 2022
Theme

Reconnect and tackle a changing world

The 5th Directors’ Symposium will take place on 18 and 19 August 2022 at the East London International Convention Center hosted by Walter Sisulu University. It will be the first in-person Mace event since 2019. 


  • Accommodation

The most convenient accommodating options are the following:

The Premier Hotel ICC

This is a 4 star property and has direct access to the conference centre.
https://www.premierhotels.co.za/hotels/eastern-cape/east-london/el-icc/

The Premier Hotel Regent

This is a 3 star property and also situated close to the conference centre.
https://www.premierhotels.co.za/hotels/eastern-cape/east-london/regent/


Meet the

Speakers and Panellists

Our speakers include seasoned private sector and higher education experts.

Dr Phumzile Mope

Symposium Facilitator

Dr Phumzile Mmope

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Brightness Mangolothi

Speaker

Ms. Brightness Mangolothi

Topic: The role of marketing and communication in the VUCA world – a strategic stakeholder engagement approach.
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Professor Linda DuPlessis

Speaker

Prof Linda du Plessis

Topic: The leadership legitimacy challenge – When reasoning is not the order of the day.
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Eusebius McKaizer

Speaker

Mr. Eusebius McKaiser

Topic: How can I leverage the media to advance the interest of my institution?
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Tricia Jones

Speaker

Ms. Tricia Jones

Topic: Optimising Performance Post-Pandemic.

Lebogang Seale

Panellist

Mr. Lebogang Seale

Rikus Delport

Panellist

Mr. Rikus Delport


Qondakele Sompondo

Facilitator

Mr. Qondakele Sompondo

Ms Cathy Duff

Speaker

Ms. Cathy Duff

Topic: Trends in Corporate Social Investment.

Panellist

Ms. Yonela Tukwayo

Jonathan May

Speaker

Mr. Jonathan May