Marie Claire South Africa holds its first Marie Claire Power Summit on July 18, 2018

Marie Claire South Africa will hold its first Marie Claire Power Summit 2018 on Wednesday, 18th July.

Marie Claire South Africa collaborates with Audi the Nelson Mandela Foundation for a one day conference bringing together the voices of a diverse range of influencers from the worlds of business, entertainment and education, discussing the issues that matter most right now: gender equality, career, business, sexuality and activism.

It also coincides with the “Be the Legacy” programme of the Nelson Mandela Centenary 2018. The programme gives a platform to incredible women leaders, trailblazers, creatives and influencers from across Africa and abroad to share their knowledge, wisdom and power.

Attendees will listen to inspiring talks from selected keynote speakers, one-on-one interviews and panel discussions.

Journalist, Radio & TV Presenter, Author, Redi Tlhabi will host the event.

List of speakers:

Terry Pheto – Actress & Producer

Tumi Voster – 5FM Radio Presenter, awarded the Gauteng Province Premiere Youth Excellence in the Arts & Culture Category

Aisha Pandor – Tech Entrepreneur and Sweep South CEO

Lindiwe Matlali – CEO Africa Teen Geeks

Bathabile Mpofu – Founder of Nkazimulo Applied Sciences

Lindiwe Mazibuko – Former politician and Head of Academy for Future Politicians

Panashe Chigumadzi – Poet, Author of Sweet Medicine and These Bones Will Rise Again

Catherine Constantinides – International climate & environment activist, entrepreneur, Mandela-Washington Fellow

Fumani Mthembi – MD of Knowledge Pele (Pty) Ltd and entrepreneur leading in renewable energies

Caradee Wright – Senior specialist scientist at the SA Medical Research Council

Sharon Ogwang – Young author, impact investor and post-investment analyst

Busi Mkhumbuzi – Director of Tshimong, school of public speaking, debate and young leaders

Koleka Putuma – Poet

Uche Pézard – Paris-based luxury business strategist, entrepreneur and opinion leader

Suhana Gordhan – Group Creative Director for Draft FCB and Chairperson of the Loeries

Phuti Mahanyele – CEO of Sigma

Nomzamo Mbatha – South African actress, humanitarian, MC & presenter, BET Host and inspirational speaker

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Marie Claire South Africa holds its first Marie Claire Power Summit on 18th July 2018Marie Claire South Africa holds its first Marie Claire Power Summit on 18th July 2018
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