Amazing as always.
So slick, so strategic, so well done on all levels

Ilse Blank – Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Melagrana

Speakers

Our speakers are the very best in industry thought leadership – both local and global.  We are hard at work preparing a line-up of highly relevant speakers who will share insight on how to be highly relevant!

We are proud to welcome our confirmed speakers:

Gugulethu Mfuphi

Your host for the day

Xolisa Dyeshana

Morning co-host Xolisa Dyeshana, Group Creative Director, Joe Public.

Preetesh Sewraj

Afternoon co-host Preetesh Sewraj
CEO The Loeries

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Kathryn Williams


International Speaker

Managing Director, KMint, Australia

Topic: How much are your ideas really worth? The relevance of ROI, revenue and your IP.
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Ron Thurston


International Speaker

Bestselling author of Retail Pride

Topic: Retail Pride. Retail Relevance.
Indispensable insight for anyone in (brick-and-mortar) retail.
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Tyrona Heath


International Speaker

Director, Market Engagement, The B2B Institute at LinkedIn, New York

Topic: How Relevant Buying Situations Determine Brand Sales 
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Greg Hoffman


International Speaker

Global Brand Leader / Former NIKE CMO / Advisor / Speaker / Instructor / Author

Topic: Emotion by Design
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Joeri Van den Bergh


International Speaker

Co-founder and Managing Partner, InSites Consulting

Topic: Achieving Brand Relevance with Gen Z
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Ben Williams


International Speaker

Global Chief Creative Experience Officer,
TBWA Worldwide

Topic: Opening the aperture of Creativity: Staying relevant in a modern world
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Monali Shah


International Speaker

Integrated Marketing & Communications Specialist

Topic: Making every Brand Experience relevant.
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Scott Thwaites


International Speaker

Head of Emerging Markets for TikTok Global Business Solutions

Topic: Don’t just make ads, make TikToks: Understanding how TikTok is relevant for your brand
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Maps Maponyane

Host, TV Presenter, Producer, Actor and Entrepreneur

Topic: Branding starts at home! How relevant is your personal brand?
Khensani Nobanda

Luca Gallarelli

Group CEO\TBWA South Africa

Topic: Facilitator, Q&A with
Ben Williams.  
Khensani Nobanda

Khensani Nobanda

Group Executive: Group Marketing and Corporate Affairs, Nedbank

Topic: Awarding of Bursaries and Conference Close
Khensani Nobanda

Mathe Okaba

CEO – Association for Communication and Advertising

Topic: The Relevance Effect 
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Warren Moss

Founder & CEO of Demographica

Topic: Facilitator, Q&A with
Ty Heath

Thebe Ikalafeng

Founder and Chairman, Brand Africa and Brand Leadership Group

Topic: Africa: Relevant or Relegated?
Buli Ndlovu

Buli Ndlovu

 Executive Head of Marketing for Retail and Business Banking at Nedbank 

Topic: Reclaim your relevance by reading the room.
Khensani Nobanda

Lebo Madiba

Founder PR Powerhouse

Topic: From Ho Hum to Headline. Make your Story Real and Relevant
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Clinton Middleton

CEO of GrowThrough

Topic: Neurodiversity in advertising: your relevance advantage.
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Bernice Samuels

Group Marketing Executive at MTN Group

Topic: Relevance – Neurons and Narratives.
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Tshego Tshukutswane

Senior Director: Consulting by Kantar, Amsterdam.

Topic: Top of the Hour. Up Close and Relevant with Tshego Tshukutswane
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Dale Hefer

IMC CEO

Topic: Awarding of Bursaries and Conference Close
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Sphe Vundla

SAB’s Corporate Brand Director

Topic: The Power of Marketing Relevance to Drive Societal Change.
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Saks Ntombela

Group CEO at Hollard Insurance

Topic: CEO Buy-in. How to make your Marketing C-Suite Relevant
A frank discussion between Hollard’s CMO and CEO
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Heidi Brauer

CMO at Hollard Insurance

Topic: CEO Buy-in. How to make your Marketing C-Suite Relevant
A frank discussion between Hollard’s CMO and CEO
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Karabo Songo

Non Executive Chairperson,
ACA SA

Topic: Facilitator of session between Heidi Brauer and Saks Ntombela (CMO/CEO discussion)
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Sadika Fakir

Integrated Media and Digital Director at Tiger Brands

Topic: Reach and Relevance. Bridging the Gap Between Traditional and Digital Media
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Faheem Chaudhry

Partner & Managing Director of M&C Saatchi Abel JHB

Topic: Facilitator, Q&A with Kathryn Williams
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Greg Maloka

Culture Activist

Topic: Top of the hour. Up close and relevant with Greg Maloka.

To get a sense of the calibre of our speakers,
please have a look at our