24th MARCH 2020


Local procurement: Averting a deeper unemployment crisis.

09h45-09h50 Opening Devi Sankaree Govender, Programme Director.
09h50-10h00 Welcome Morakane Mosupyoe, Gauteng MEC for Economic Development, Agriculture & Environment.
10h00-10h05 Proudly SA Video
10h05-10h20 Message from Proudly SA & Introduction of Minister in the dti, Mr Ebrahim Patel Howard Gabriels, Board Chairman, Proudly SA
10h30-11h00 Keynote Address Minister Ebrahim Patel
11h00-11h20 Local procurement pledges Presented by Eustace Mashimbye, CEO Proudly SA.
11h20-11h30 Sponsor Absa.
11h30-11h40 Kanya Mhlongo Manager: Procurement Compliance & Capabilities, SA Breweries
11h40-11h50 Sponsor CCBSA
11h50-12h05 SA Bureau of Standards
12h05-13h05 LUNCH
13h05-13h10 La Ricmal video
13h10-13h15 RSAMade video
  • Celebrating local brands with our favourite South Africans.
  • Panel discussion on creating a local brand:
Facilitator: Happy MaKhumalo Ngidi
  • Minnie Dlamini
  • Maps Mapoyane
  • Gareth Cliff
  • JSomething
  • Bokang Montjane
Vote of thanks Thulani Tshefuta, Proudly SA board member.