THE INAUGURAL SOUTH AFRICAN FUTURE TRUST SUMMIT
Dates: 22 – 23 November 2023
Venue: Gallagher Convention Centre,
The South African Future Trust
(The Future Trust)
The Future Trust is a pioneering initiative founded by the Oppenheimer Foundation to uplift small and medium-sized businesses during challenging times. Established with a mission to empower and support entrepreneurs, the Future Trust has played a vital role in providing both financial and non-financial assistance and mentorship to businesses across the various SME sectors.
Today, we carry forward the spirit of the Future Trust, uniting towards the goal of empowerment, growth, and innovation for our country.
Introducing the SA Future Trust Summit! At the Summit, you’re not just attending an event; you’re stepping into a transformative 2-day experience crafted for your entrepreneurial journey. This inaugural summit promises to be an unmissable occasion with over 20 speakers, a convergence of innovation, knowledge from 4 different master classes hosted by industry leaders, and networking that will leave a lasting impact on your business endeavors.
The Future Trust Summit boasts a diverse and captivating agenda that covers a range of topics crucial to entrepreneurship and growth – from inspiring keynote addresses and practical masterclass sessions to interactive workshops and exhibitor interactions. Each session is thoughtfully curated to provide you with tangible takeaways and actionable strategies.
Keynote: Guest of Honour
Keynote: Thinking Differently
SAFT Product Launch
Break & Networking Opportunity
Fireside Chat: The Founders Story
Masterclass Round 1
Masterclass Round 2
Keynote: Entrepreneurship for Good
MC: Tumelo Mothotoane
Day 2 Opening
Keynote: Thriving at the Edge of Chaos
Panel Discussion: The Future of SA
Break & Networking Opportunity
Keynote: Government and Public
Keynote: Global Trends Analysis
Masterclass Round 3
Masterclass Round 4
International Keynote: Disruptive
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Secure your spot at the Future Trust Summit now!
Our ticket sales are officially open. By attending, you’ll gain exclusive access to thought-provoking keynotes, insightful masterclass discussions, exhibitions and networking opportunities with industry experts and like-minded individuals.
Don’t miss this chance to be inspired, connected, and collaborate with the future shapers of South Africa
Disruptive Technologist, Thought Leader, and Keynote Speaker
David Roberts is a globally recognised thought leader in the realm of disruptive innovation and exponentially advancing technology. An alumnus of Singularity University (SU), he has dedicated his career to harnessing technology’s potential to address humanity’s grand challenges. David’s insights into the future of technology, its implications, and opportunities have captivated audiences worldwide.
Radio Anchor, Television Host, and Dynamic Event MC
The SA Future Trust is proud to have Tumelo Mothotoane host our inaugural summit! Tumelo is an accomplished entrepreneur and media personality celebrated for her eloquence, charisma, and deep understanding of socio-economic issues. With a distinguished career in broadcasting and journalism, she brings a wealth of knowledge and a unique energy to every event she graces.
Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, and Keynote Speaker
Sivan Yaari is a trailblazing entrepreneur and philanthropist known for her transformative work in sustainable development across Africa. With a deep commitment to improving lives, Sivan has spearheaded initiatives that bring clean energy, water, and education to remote communities. Her innovative approach combines business acumen with a genuine passion for social impact.
Entrepreneur, Speaker, Author
From his early days as a shebeen owner to his political activism and community work, GG’s journey is a testament to adaptability, resilience and bridging cultural divides. As the founder and leader of Minanawe Marketing, GG has delved deep into the practices and insights of the African market. His concept of “Kasinomics” emerged from these experiences, offering extraordinary case studies and strategies that resonate with both local and global audiences.
Why Attend the Future Trust Summit?
At the SA Future Trust Summit, you’re not just attending an event; you’re stepping into a transformative experience crafted for your entrepreneurial journey. Dive deep into a world of innovation, gaining insights from over 20 distinguished local and international speakers. Engage in masterclasses tailored just for you, ensuring your business is primed for success. Explore our expo booths, discover disruptive technologies, and navigate the ever-evolving business landscape with guidance from industry experts. And as you fuel your mind, we’ve got your body covered too – enjoy daily lunch and refreshments. With the dynamic MC Tumelo Mothotoane setting the stage, you’ll network with like-minded trailblazers, leaving inspired and empowered to take your business to the next level.