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Economic Forum Debate

When: Tuesday, 02 October 2018 - Tuesday, 02 October 2018
Where: Braamfontein Campus East
Senate Room, 2nd Floor, Solomon Mahlangu House
Start time:18:00

The School of Construction Economics and Management will host this debate in partnership with Sitsabo Project Managers.

This forum will discuss major interventions that the South African government has put in place to stimulate economic growth in the local government sphere. The Economic Forum is an international discussion platform that seeks to engage the world’s best thinkers in robust economic dialogue to analyse and understand the complexities of economic growth. The discussions provide a global platform for in-depth economic debates with leading academics, industry professionals, investors and policy makers.

Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs, Dr Zweli Mkhize will deliver the keynote address. Other speakers include:

  • Zanele Serame - Chief Quantity Surveyor at Gauteng Department of Infrastructure Development
  • Eric Manchidi - former President at the South African Council for the Project and Construction Management Professions
  • Mashilo Pitjeng - Chairperson at South African Institute of Black Property Practitioners (SAIBPP) Policy and Advisory Committee.
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