Programme

Day 1
15 October 2014

Time Schedule Speaker
9:00 Welcome and Introduction Trevyn McGowan
9:15 Getting the Hang on Good Design – a journey through the process of design Cathy O’Clery
9:45 What Creators Can Learn From Curators Lianne Burton
10:25 Building a Brand Grant Rushmere
10:55 COFFEE BREAK
11:15 Building an Asset of Value and Networking Your Opportunities Pavlo Phitidis
12:35 Approaching the Media: how to do it and how to maintain their interest. Facilitated by Cathy O’Clery Aspasia Karras, Vicki Sleet, Malibongwe Tyilo
13:15 LUNCH & NETWORKING
14:15 Preparing for Market – checklists and tips Trevyn McGowan
15:00 SNAPSHOTS Keys to Success: how we did it and what we learnt Tammy Frazer, John Vogel, Bev Missing
15:45 COFFEE BREAK
16:05 Democratising SA Design: local design for the people Yanni Vosloo
16:35 CASE STUDY Bigger than Life and Daring to Fail. In conversation with Julain McGowan Porky Hefer
17:15 NETWORKING DRINKS

Day 2
16 October 2014

Time Schedule Speaker
9:00 The Business of Design Checklist: what you need to ask yourself and what you need to do Trevyn McGowan
9:30 How Do You Look to the World? What happens if I Google you? Cathy O’Clery
10:00 Get to Know the SABS Design Institute Gavin Mageni
10:30 Copyright and Intellectual Property – what you need to know Charne le Roux
10:50 COFFEE BREAK
11:10 Business Systems to Save Time and Make Money Steven Cohen
11:45 Good Design as Good Business James Wilkinson
12:25 Practising Shared Value in Arts/Business Partnerships Michelle Constant
12:40 CASE STUDY How We Manage Ourselves and Our Team Katy Taplin + Adriaan Hugo
13:00 Mapping Cape Town’s Creative Economy Mike Purdham
13:20 LUNCH & NETWORKING
14:20 Approaching Retailers and Thinking Commercially Laurence Brick
15:00 An Alternative Route to Market Jens Herf
15:30 Get to know the South African National Fashion Council Anita Stanbury
15:40 COFFEE BREAK
16:00 An Unexpected Journey: the questions to ask and the places to go for support Erica Elk
16:20 SNAPSHOTS Our Make or Break Moments Gavin Rajah, David Tlale, Bryan Ramkilawan
17:00 Round-up and Concluding Discussion BoD Team
17:30 NETWORKING DRINKS

Programme subject to change. Check website for the latest updated version.

Day 1
22 October 2014

Time Schedule Speaker
9:00 Welcome and Introduction Trevyn McGowan
9:15 Getting the Hang on Good Design – a journey through the process of design Cathy O’Clery
9:45 What Creators Can Learn From Curators Lianne Burton
10:25 Building a Brand Grant Rushmere
10:55 COFFEE BREAK
11:15 Building an Asset of Value and Networking Your Opportunities Pavlo Phitidis
12:35 Approaching the Media: how to do it and how to maintain their interest. Facilitated by Cathy O’Clery Aspasia Karras, Uno de Waal, Zodwa Kumalo-Valentine
13:15 LUNCH & NETWORKING
14:15 Preparing for Market – checklists and tips Trevyn McGowan
15:00 SNAPSHOTS Keys to Success: how we did it and what we learnt Zeze Oriaikhi-Sao, Lise Butler, Ronel Jordaan
15:45 COFFEE BREAK
16:05 Democratising SA Design: local design for the people Maureen Waldeck
16:35 CASE STUDY Bigger than Life and Daring to Fail. In conversation with Trevyn McGowan Porky Hefer
17:15 NETWORKING DRINKS

Day 2
23 October 2014

Time Schedule Speaker
9:00 The Business of Design Checklist: what you need to ask yourself and what you need to do Trevyn McGowan
9:30 How Do You Look to the World? What happens if I Google you? Cathy O’Clery
10:00 An Unexpected Journey: the questions to ask and the places to go for support Erica Elk
10:20 Copyright and Intellectual Property – what you need to know Mariette du Plessis
10:40 COFFEE BREAK
11:00 Business Systems to Save Time and Make Money Steven Cohen
11:35 Good Design as Good Business Ulrich Meyer-Hollings
12:15 Practising Shared Value in Arts/Business Partnerships Michelle Constant
12:30 CASE STUDY How We Manage Ourselves and Our Team Katy Taplin + Adriaan Hugo, Philippa Thorne
13:10 LUNCH & NETWORKING
14:10 Approaching Retailers and Thinking Commercially Laurence Brick
14:50 Unlocking the Value of Brands Arie Fabian
15:20 An Alternative Route to Market Ariane Besson
15:50 COFFEE BREAK
16:10 Get to Know the SABS Design Institute Gavin Mageni
16:40 SNAPSHOTS Our Make or Break Moments Lucilla Booyzen, Marianne Fassler, Shaldon Kopman, Danica Lepen
17:20 Round-up and Concluding Discussion  BoD Team
17:40 NETWORKING DRINKS

Programme subject to change. Check website for the latest updated version.