Programme

Day 1

20  May 2015

Time Schedule Speaker
9:00-9:15 Welcome Trevyn McGowan, Co-founder of SOURCE, Southern Guild & GUILD
9:15-10:00 What Will I Find if I Google You Cathy O’Clery, Co-founder of Platform Creative Agency and Creative Partner for 100% Design SA
 10:00-10:30 Building Your Online Reputation Chris Rawlinson, Steam Africa Director for Ogilvy & Mather
10:30 COFFEE BREAK
10:50-11:20 The Architecture of Retail Nic Criticos, Head of Store Design for Woolworths
11:20-11:40 Keys to Success Katherine-Mary Pichulik, Founder of Pichulik
11:40-12:10 Lessons from a Retail Guru Abigail Bisogno, Director of Spice Route Wine Farm
12:10-12:40 Making the Media Work for You Zanele Kumalo, Content Editor, Writer, Columnist & Stylist, TPP
13:00 LUNCH & NETWORKING
13:45-14:15 Business Migration and Selling Under License Haldane Martin, Haldane Martin
14:15-15:35 Business Vision: Why is Why Important? Rich Simmonds, Rich Simmonds
15:30 COFFEE BREAK
15:55-16:25 Pinnacle Points from Leading Fashion Careers KLuK CGDT interviewed by Bryan Ramkilawan, CEO of Cape Town Fashion Council
16:25-16:55 Designing Life Maira Koutsoudakis, CEO of LIFE Group of Companies
Until 7pm Networking drinks at the venue

Day 2

21  May 2015

Time Schedule Speaker
9:00-9:30 Trade Platforms: Exhibiting at Home and Abroad Trevyn McGowan, Co-founder of SOURCE, Southern Guild & GUILD
9:30-10:00 Managing and Building Your Networks Laurence Brick, Co-founder of Platform Creative Agency and Creative Partner for 100% Design SA
 10:00-10:30 Perfecting Your Production Christoph Karl, Founder of Guildeline MNF, in conversation with Julian McGowan
10:30 COFFEE BREAK
10:50-11:20 Designing an African Identity Greg Truen / SAOTA & OKHA
11:20-11:50 Engaging With Your Staff: Motivation and Accountability Adele Smith, Head of Human Resources, TFG
11:50-12:20 Sage One Steven Cohen, Co-founder of Sage Pastel
12:20-13:05 The Art of Leadership Through Play Elaine Rumboll, Managing Director of The Creative Leadership Consultancy
13:05 LUNCH & NETWORKING
14:10-14:40 Brand Direction and Campaign Development Tim Culley, Marketing Director at Weylandts
14:40-15:10 Copyright and Intellectual Property Mariette du Plessis, Partner at Adams & Adams
15:10-15:30 Keys to Success Luke Pedersen & James Lennard, Founders of Pedersen + Lennard
15:30 COFFEE BREAK
15:55-16:25 The Details Neville Trickett / Creative Consultant
16:25-17:00 Conclusion and Q&A session Business of Design Founders
Until 7pm Networking drinks at the venue

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

Day 1

26 May 2015

Time Schedule Speaker
9:00-9:15 Welcome Trevyn McGowan, Co-founder of SOURCE, Southern Guild & GUILD
9:15-10:00 What Will I Find if I Google You Cathy O’Clery, Co-founder of Platform Creative Agency and Creative Partner for 100% Design SA
10:00-10:30 Building Your Online Reputation Mike Stopforth, Founder and CEO of Cerebra
10:30 COFFEE BREAK
10:50-11:20 The Architecture of Luxury Greg Gamble and Philippe van der Merwe, Founders of Tonic
11:20-11:40 Keys to Success Peet van Straaten, Founder of Raw Studios
11:40-13:00 Business Vision: Why is Why Important? Rich Simmonds, Founder of Rich Simmonds
13:00 LUNCH & NETWORKING
14:00-14:30 Lessons from a Retail Guru Abigail Bisogno, Director of Spice Route Wine Farm
14:30-15:00 Making the Media Work for You Sarah Buitendach, Fashion Editor for Sunday Times
15:00-15:30 Business Evolution Julia Day, Founder of Generation, in conversation with Cathy O’Clery
15:30 COFFEE BREAK
15:50-16:20 Pinnacle Points from Leading Fashion Careers Suzaan Heyns interviewed by Lucilla Booyzen, Director of SA Fashion Week
16:20-16:50 Designing Life Maira Koutsoudakis, Founder of LIFE Group of Companies
Until 7pm Networking drinks at the venue

Day 2

27 May 2015

Time Schedule Speaker
9:00-9:30 Trade Platforms: Exhibiting at Home and Abroad Trevyn McGowan, Co-founder of SOURCE, Southern Guild & GUILD
9:30-10:00 Managing and Building Your Networks Laurence Brick, Co-founder of Platform Creative Agency and Creative Partner for 100% Design SA
10:00-10:30 Perfecting Your Production Christoph Karl, Founder of Guideline MNF in conversation with Julian McGowan
10:30 COFFEE BREAK
10:50-11:20 Designing an African Identity Enrico Daffonchio / Daffonchio & Associates Architects
11:20-11:50 Engaging With Your Staff: Motivation and Accountability Adele Smith, Head of Human Resources, TFG
11:50-12:20 Sage One Steven Cohen, Partner at Sage Pastel
12:20-13:05 The Art of Leadership Through Play Elaine Rumboll, Managing Director of The Creative Leadership Consultancy
13:05 LUNCH
14:10-14:40 Brand Direction and Campaign Development Nathan Reddy, Partner at GRID Worldwide Branding
14:40-15:10 Copyright and Intellectual Property Mariette du Plessis, Partner at Adams & Adams
15:10-15:30 Keys to Success Zoja Mihic, Founder of Zoja Jewels
15:30 COFFEE BREAK
15:55-16:25 The Details Neville Trickett / Creative Consultant
16:25-17:00 Conclusion and Q&A session Business of Design Founders
Until 7pm Networking drinks at the venue

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