Programme

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Draft Programme
Opening Dinner | Monday, 21 January 2019

SESSION SPEAKER TIME
Welcome drinks and canapés 15h30 – 16h30
Welcome

Russell Ally

Chair: Board of Trustees, Inyathelo

16h30 – 16h35
Introduction William Moses
Managing Director: Education, The Kresge Foundation
16h35 – 17h00

OPENING ADDRESS

The national context of funding in Higher Education and the importance of funding partnerships

Diane Parker on behalf of the Minister

Deputy Director-General: University Education, Department of Higher Education and Training

17h00 – 17h45
THANK YOU Russell Ally 17h45 – 18h00
PERFORMANCE

UWC Creative Arts Choir: Sibusiso Njeza

Music Director, University of the Western Cape

18h00 – 18h30
Dinner Served 18h30 –

 

Day 1 | Tuesday, 22 January 2019

SESSION SPEAKER TIME
Registration 08h00 – 08h55
Welcome William Moses 08h55 – 09h00

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

The future of Universities under austerity

Sir Eric Thomas

Director, Eric Thomas Consulting, UK

09h00 – 09h30

PLENARY SESSION

Discussion of the shifts and changes in international collaboration with South African Higher Education

Ghaleeb  Jeppie
Chief Director: International Relations, Department of Higher Education and Training
09h30 – 10h15
Break 10h15 – 10h45

PLENARY SESSION

Kresge-Inyathelo Advancement Initiative: Reflections on the Programme

Wilma Wessels-Ziervogel

Senior Consultant, Southern Hemisphere Consulting and Development Services

10h45 – 11h45

PANEL SESSION

Academising Advancement and professionalising the Field

Moderator: Shelagh Gastrow

Director, GastrowBloch Philanthropies

11h45 – 12h45

Owen Skae

Director, Rhodes Business School

Russell Davies

Director, Rural Education Access Programme

Zwakele Ngubane
Director, Durban University of Technology
Lunch 12h45 – 13h45

 

Day 1 | Tuesday, 22 January 2019

SESSION SPEAKER TIME

PANEL SESSION

Critical comment and reflection on funding opportunities using the ASPIHE Report as a foundation

Moderator: Zenariah Barends

Trustee, Inyathelo

13h45 – 14h45

Rooksana Rajab

Director, Resonance

Lorenzo Davids
Chief Executive Officer, Community Chest

James Kydd

Director, DevMan

Transformation at universities: a student perspective

Facilitator: Misheck Mugabe

President, South African Union of Students

14h45 – 16h15
Warren Nebe and Drama for Life University of the Witwatersrand
DAY 1 ENDS: Free Evening

 

Day 2 | Wednesday, 23 January 2019

SESSION SPEAKER TIME
Registration 08h00 – 08h30
DISCUSSION SESSION
Transformation at universities: the development and fundraising link

Co-Moderator: Yunus Ballim

Vice-Chancellor, Sol Plaatje University

08h30 – 09h15

Co-Moderator: Andre Keet

Chair: Critical Studies in Higher Education Transformation, Nelson Mandela University

PANEL SESSION

Advancement and development partnerships to support universities

Moderator:  Russell Ally 09h15 – 10h15

Ahmed Bawa

Chief Executive Officer, Universities

South Africa

William Moses
Shelagh Gastrow
Break 10h15 – 10h45

PLENARY SESSION

Next steps in building sustainability

Moderator: Veronica King

Diversity and Organisational Development Facilitator, Emuthini

10h45 – 11h45
Break 11h45 – 12h15
DISCUSSION SESSION Co-Moderator: Veronica King 12h15 – 13h15

Co-Moderator: Nazeema Mohamed

Executive Director, Inyathelo

Closing and Thank You Nazeema Mohamed 13h15 – 13h30
LUNCH AND CONFERENCE ENDS 13H30