2016

Xolisa Dyeshana: What's It Gonna Take For Brands To Win

Xolisa Dyeshana: What's It Gonna Take For Brands To Win

Xolisa Dyeshana – the executive director at Joe Public, the largest independent ad agency in South Africa. In his presentation, Dyeshana highlighted some of the harsh realities that the industry is facing and provided actionable insights on how we can work together in overcoming those hurdles. 

Alex Van Tonder: Changing From A Blogger To Top SA Influencer

Alex Van Tonder:  Changing From A Blogger To Top SA Influencer

Alex shared her experience of becoming a social media influencer in the digital environment which has only taken shape in relatively recent times. Her novel, This One Time, tells the story of a social media influencer who loses control of the power that this pervasive medium affords its users.

Glenn Gillis: Gaming And The Rise Of Interactivity

Glenn Gillis: Gaming And The Rise Of Interactivity

Glenn Gillis is the founder and MD of animation and gaming company, Sea Monster. Glenn spoke extensively about the “theatre of the mind” – a concept that describes the engagement of the imagination in dealing with some of the complexities that the world is facing. In an age where interactivity is on the rise, Glenn explores how gamification is changing the way we experience the digital world on a day-to-day basis.