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Programme and Speakers – SAPOA Convention 2014

DAY 2 – WEDNESDAY, 11TH JUNE 2014

Master of Ceremonies : Eusebius McKaiser
Mr Eusebius McKaiser: POWER FM 98.7, Author of There’s a Bantu in my Bathroom and Could I Vote DA? and Radio Presenter

07h30 – 08h30

Registration Open
SESSION 1 Main Auditorium
08h30-08h50
SA Macro Economic Analysis – Local & Global
Kevin Lings: Chief Economist – STANLIB
08h50 – 09h10 Main Auditorium
Analysing the property sectors economic impact in South Africa
Dr Douw Boshoff: Programme Leader Real Estate BSc & Hons, University of Pretoria
09h10 – 10h00 Main Auditorium
Economic Panel Discussion
Kevin Lings: Chief Economist – STANLIB
Dr Douw Boshoff: Programme Leader Real Estate BSc & Hons,
University of Pretoria
Simon Freemantle: Senior Analyst – Standard Bank Research
Facilitator: eusebius mcKaiser
10h00 – 10h15 Main Auditorium
Address by newly elected SAPOA President Amelia Beattie:

Chief Investment Officer – STANLIB Direct Property Investments
10h15 – 11h00 Exhibition Hall
Networking tea/Coffee
SESSION 2 Main Auditorium
11h00 – 11h40
Property Rates and Taxes: Making cents of it
Ben Espach: Director of Valuations, Rates Watch
Dr Douw Boshoff: Programme Leader Real Estate BSc & Hons,
University of Pretoria
SESSION 1 Main Auditorium
10h20 – 11h00
Lessons for South Africa from the Soviet Union on the Savagery of Socialism
Dr Yuri Maltsev: Economic Advisor to Russian President Gorbachev
11h00 – 11h45 Exhibition Hall
Networking tea/Coffee
11h45 – 11h55 Main Auditorium
SAPOA Journalist of the Year Awards
Sponsored by JHI
11h55 – 12h30 Main Auditorium
South Africa Next 5 years – Your Future?
Clem Sunter: Scenario Strategist
12h30 – 13h15 Main Auditorium
Panel Discussion: ‘South Africa Next 5 years – Your Future?’
Mr Clem Sunter: Independent Consultant and Scenario Planner
Dr Yuri Maltsev: Economic Advisor to Russian President Gorbachev
Aubrey Matshiqi: Research Fellow at the Helen Suzman Foundation
Panelist: To Be Confirmed
Facilitator: eusebius mcKaiser
13h15 – 14h15 Exhibition Hall
Networking Lunch
14h15 – 14h25 Main Auditorium
Free iPad Giveaway
14h25 – 14h45 Main Auditorium
Showcasing SAPOA’s Innovative Excellence Awards

SESSION 2 Main Auditorium
14h45– 15h15
Real Estate Investment Trust’s (REITs)
Prof Brian Kantor: Non-executive Chairman of Acucap
15h15 – 16h30 Main Auditorium
Panel Discussion: ‘Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)’ what should the appropriate allocation to reit’s be in a balanced portfolio?
Prof Brian Kantor: Non-executive Chairman of Acucap
Nesi Chetty: Fund Manager & Head of Property, Momentum Asset Management
Laurence Rapp: Chief Executive Officer, Vukile Property Fund Limited
Rüdiger Naumann: Portfolio Manager, Investec Asset Management
Werner Opperman: Manager, Research, RisCura Consulting
Facilitator: Liliane Barnard, CEO, Metope Investment Managers
16h30 – 17h00
SAPOA Annual General Meeting
17h00 – 17h30
National Council Meeting
18h00 – 21h00 Exhibition Hall
Opening Cocktail Function

 

DAY 3 – THURSDAY, 12TH JUNE 2014

07h30 – 08h30
Registration Open
SESSION 1 Main Auditorium
08h30-08h50

SA Macro Economic Analysis – Local & Global

Kevin Lings: Chief Economist – STANLIB
08h50 – 09h10 Main Auditorium
Analysing the property sectors economic impact in
South Africa
Dr Douw Boshoff: Programme Leader Real Estate BSc & Hons,
University of Pretoria
09h10 – 10h00 Main Auditorium

Economic Panel Discussion

Kevin Lings: Chief Economist – STANLIB
Dr Douw Boshoff: Programme Leader Real Estate BSc & Hons,
University of Pretoria
Simon Freemantle: Senior Analyst – Standard Bank Research
Facilitator: eusebius mcKaiser
10h00 – 10h15 Main Auditorium

Address by newly elected SAPOA President

Amelia Beattie: Chief Investment Officer – STANLIB Direct Property Investments
10h15 – 11h00 Exhibition Hall

Networking and Coffee

SESSION 2 Main Auditorium
11h00 – 11h40

Property Rates and Taxes: Making cents of it

Ben Espach: Director of Valuations, Rates Watch
Dr Douw Boshoff: Programme Leader Real Estate BSc & Hons,
University of Pretoria
11h40 – 12h25 Main Auditorium
Panel Discussion: ‘Property Rates and Taxes:
Making cents of it’
Ben Espach: Director of Valuations, Rates Watch
Izak Petersen: Chief Executive Officer – Dipula Income Fund
Marc Wainer: Chief Executive Officer – Redefine Properties
Rob Kane: Chief Executive Officer, Vunani Investment Property Fund
Dr Douw Boshoff: Programme Leader Real Estate BSc & Hons –
University of Pretoria
Veronica Mafoko: Department of Cooperative Governance.
Directorate: Municipal Finance and Viability
Facilitator: eusebius mcKaiser

12h25 – 13h25 Exhibition Hall
Networking Lunch
SESSION 3 Main Auditorium
13h25 – 14h10

Social Network the coming digital disruption – and what to do about it

Dr Michael Jordaan: Montegray Capital, Director
14h10– 14h20 Main Auditorium
Announcing the winning stands

SESSION 4 Main Auditorium
14h20 – 14h50

Global Trends in Real Estate 2014 & Real Estate 2020 – Building the Future a global view of the real estate sector in the next 20 years

Kees Hage: Partner, Global Real Estate Leader at
PriceWaterhouseCoopers Luxembourg
14h50 – 15h20 Main Auditorium

Total Retail

Consumer expectations driving the next retail business model in South africa

Peter A. Hoijtink: PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Associate Director,
Advisory – Strategy & Operations
15h20 – 15h55 Main Auditorium

Panel Discussion: ‘Global Trends in Real Estate 2014 & Real Estate 2020 – Building the Future’ a global view of the real estate sector in the next 20 years

Kees Hage: Partner, Global Real Estate Leader at PriceWaterhouseCoopers Luxembourg
Peter A. Hoijtink: PriceWaterhouseCoopers, Associate Director, Advisory – Strategy & Operations
David Green: Chief Executive Officer – V & A Waterfront
Maurice De Villiers: Divisional Director Real Estate Development at Woolworths
Facilitator: Patrick flanagan, Executive Director and founder of the Flanagan & Gerard Property Group

SESSION 5 Main Auditorium
15h55 – 16h25
Mr Vusi Thembekwayo: Motiv8 Merchant Services (Pty) Ltd, Managing Director
Stick around for an iPad giveaway
16h25 – 16h40

Convention Closing and “wrap-up”

Eusebius McKaiser
19h00 – late Ballroom East & West

SAPOA “Street Party”

(Speakers and topics are subject to change)

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