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Dudu Mkhwanazi is the Chief Executive Officer of Project Isizwe, the South African non-profit organization that advocates for free internet access within walking distance of every citizen in low-income communities. Project Isizwe has facilitated the deployment of the largest free Public Free Wi-Fi network in Africa in the Tshwane
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Dr Petrus de Kock has extensive experience as a political analyst focusing in particular on African political economy, the extractive industries, and political risk. In his career he lectured in Political Science and International Relations in South Africa, the USA, and presented guest lectures, and seminars and at various international conferences. Read more...

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Sabelo Mhlanga is the Founder and CEO of SabiNano (Pty) Ltd since 1 June 2018. SabiNano a nanotech-based company focussing on manufacturing of carbon-based nanomaterials for research and industrial applications, which he founded in 2008 with a partner.He holds a PhD in Chemistry with focus on carbon nanomaterials from the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits, 2006) and a certificate in Management of Technology and Innovation (Wits, 2010) amongst other qualifications. Read more... 

Pravashen Naidoo is the Founder and CEO of EWaste Africa, having graduated in 2006 with a BSc in Electro-Mechanical Engineering from the University of Cape Town, having also spent a year at Wits Business School. Pravashen has received numerous scholarships, Bursaries and awards over the years, which included the Abe Bailey Bursary and an exchange program to the University of Dar es Salaam. Read more...

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Tshiamo Dichabe is a young dynamic professional with expertise in business strategy conceptualization, policy development and programmemanagement. He holds a B.Com degree from the University of Pretoria and he is currently enrolled at the University of South Africa (UNISA) to complete a B.Com (Honours) degree.
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Corrie van der Wath is an experienced engineer, successful businessman, dedicated mentor and visionary leader. He holds directorships on various Boards, most notably as CEO of Matleng Energy Solutions and Chairman of Pendo Energy Solutions.
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Oluwole Olutola is currently a postdoctoral research fellow with the SARChI Chair: African Diplomacy and Foreign Policy, APK Campus, University of Johannesburg. He holds a PhD in Political Studies from the North-West University, South Africa, with thesis titled ‘Political Anatomy of South Africa’s Climate Change Policy’. Earlier, he had obtained MSc (Political Science), MIR (International Relations) and BSc (Politics, Philosophy, Economics) from Obafemi Awolowo University, Nigeria. Read more...

Melusile Ndlovu is a Capacity Building Specialist on the USAID-funded South Africa Low Emissions Development Program (SALED), implemented by Chemonics International. SA-LED provides Technical Assistance to South African municipalities on climate mitigation project development and implementation. Read more...

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Mr Nhlanhla Lucky Ngidi holds a Masters in Business Leadership (MBL) with Corporate Governance as a major, Post Graduate Degree in Management Development (MDP), Bachelor of Technology in Electrical Engineering Heavy Current (B-Tech) and a National Diploma in Power Engineering. He is a registered professional engineer with ECSA, and a member of the SAIEE, He is also and alumni of the United States International Leadership Programme. Read more...

Dr Michael Gotsche has more than 20 years’ experience in business management within different fields related to the chemical industry, involving various markets in Europe, Middle East and Africa. His previous roles have included primary research, technical, sales and marketing, as well as a strong focus on market development in emerging markets. Read more...

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Garth Williams currently works at the Technology Innovation Agency, an agency of the Department of Science and Technology, where he is responsible for the organisation’s Research and Intelligence function, which exists to support strategic and operational decision making. Read more...

Herman is ceo of Future Advisory , a digital transformation and start up acceleration firm operating globally. He was previously the CDO of the MTN group where he was also deputy chairman of Jumia , Africa’s first unicorn as well as chairman of its JV insurance business and on the board of MTN Ivory Coast and Cameroon.
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Brian Mpono - 2009/10 first young black South African to venture into biofuel, starting his own biodiesel refinery company ‘Khwezi Oils’; its operations closed due to no policies around biofuel refineries. A knack for ‘infrastructure development’, 2016 started at Edison Property Group as Project Director – Oceans Umhlanga Hotel.
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Elmond Khoza is the co-founder and executive chairman of Lamo Solar, a fast growing engineering, procurement and construction solar photovoltaic firm. In his role he ensures the company brings cutting-edge solar energy solutions through innovation with a desire to provide solutions that are in harmony with the environment and also sustainable for the future. Elmond has an eight year track record of working in the renewable energy sector. Read more...

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Emmanuel Ekosse is a doctoral researcher at the University of South Africa’s Graduate School of Business Leadership (UNISA SBL). His current research examines the nexus of enterprise and sustainability; with particular interest in how transitions to sustainability can be initiated and accelerated in emerging markets. He has a distinct vision for the sustainable future of emerging market enterprises. Read more...

Hiten Parmer stands as an executive, thought leader and lead expert within the industry extending over 15 years in profession through academia, private and public sectors. He currently serves as director of the national electric mobility programme’s mandate of multi-stakeholder engagements across the public and private sector, both locally and internationally. Read more...

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Dr. Michele Kruger specializes in Water and Wastewater Treatmentdesign as an Associate Director at CSVwater Consulting Engineers. Michele is a previous board member of Consulting Engineers South Africa (CESA) and has been involved in various CESA and FIDIC (International Federation of Consulting Engineers) committees for the past 10 years. Read more...