Alex Mthiyane

Alex is the longest serving on air personality on Gagasi FM. As a founding presenter, he has driven the station’s breakfast show Alex and the crew from 2006….More Info

Topic: Challenges facing higher education: The impact of conventional media vs new media



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Janine Lazarus

Janine has worked in the mainstream media as a journalist for the past 32 years, with her focus on securing exclusive interviews and news-breaking stories with top names in the news, public figures and celebrities……More Info

Topic: Crisis Communication




Londokuhle Mshololo

Mshololo originally joined the Durban ICC in 2009 as a trainee before assuming the role of Events Coordinator in the Sales and Marketing Department. In 2012 she left to focus on her studies and returned to the Durban ICC two years later, having……More Info

Topic: Strategic Event




Mary Papayya

Mary Bernadette Papayya is an award winning and well respected media leader, journalist, media strategist & consultant in South Africa and on the African Continent…….More Info

Topic: Challenges facing higher education: The impact of conventional media vs new media


Peterlia MashamaitePeterlia Ramutsheli

Ms Peterlia Ramutsheli is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) which is a professional qualification awarded to her by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA). Academically, she has a Masters’ Degree in Internal Auditing obtained through the University of Pretoria……More Info

Topic: How does PoPI Act affect marketing and communication within the HE space


Wayne RobertsWayne Roberts

Wayne Roberts is the Creative Director at iConsultancy in Richards Bay since 2014. He is an expert in social media, marketing communication and corporate branding. Self-employed, Wayne has more interest in education and social services. A multi-skilled individual, Wayne has skills in brand development, graphic design, creative direction, creative strategy, corporate identity, art direction and customer service…….More Info


Clive McMurray has been involved in Advertising Communication for some 30 years. He has previously held Marketing Positions at Unilever. McMurray is a product of the University of Cape Town where he obtained Business Science Degree (Marketing Honours)…….More Info

Topic: Models to assist Communication Strategy


Dr Abdul-Haq Bhorat s tarted work at Technikon Natal (one of the two institutions which merged to form what is now known as the Durban University of Technology) as a Television Camera operator and obtained…….More Info

Topic: Visual communication/photography


Alister Franz is the Managing Director of the Calefra Group of companies. This is fully compliant company that strives for service excellence at the highest quality available and the best possible price…….More Info

Topic: Brand Management