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When - 14:30
Monday 29 October
2018
Where
Sandton International Convention Centre

About the Fundi Education Forum


The FEF is an annual African event. A platform focused on bringing key participants from the education sector together in an effort to collaborate, learn, support and propose solutions for challenges and issues in education. This is a never to be missed forum for public sector executives, business, educators and innovators in education.

This year we dare to look to the future with former heads of state, educators, business leaders, billionaires, students, innovators and esteemed guest as we discuss disruptive ideas to educate Africa for the future.

“Fundi is a South African brand that exists to relentlessly play its role in meeting the challenges of Africa’s economic and social challenges. Fundi believes that education and life-long learning is a key success factor for Africa’s critical issues and opportunities.”Amasi Mwela, Fundi CEO

Our speakers


Event price list 


General admission

R975
  • Access FundiLeads
  • Access to FundiTalks (limited seats)

VIP

R1975
  • Access to FundiLeads (with preferential seating)
  • Access to FundiTalks
  • Access to FundiExplores
  • Access to the CEO’s Breakfast (limited)
  • 10% of your ticket goes to educating a child
  • No queue on arrival

VVIP

R9975
  • All Access Pass
  • Concierge Service
  • Meet and Photo with Former Heads of State and Esteemed Guests
  • Special seating at CEO’s Breakfast (with Business, Political and Social Leaders)

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a percentage of all proceeds go to educating a child


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Program schedule


Session Title: Disrupting African Education – The Future Innovator Panel

  30 Minutes
17:15 - 17:45
Crspdesign - Nthatho Moagi - Coding and Robotics
Melisizwe - Candice Kern-Thomas - Coding and Robotics
Sisanda Tech - Mbangiso Mabaso - Virtual Lab - Physics app
Seebox - Johann Kok - Engineering box
I-School Africa - Zaheera Pochee - Special Needs learning-digitally
Evolearn - Tinash Shangwa - Online learning

Session Title: Disrupting African Education – The Reflection Panel Discussion

  60 Minutes
20:00 - 21:00
HE Jakaya Kikwete – Former President of Tanzania
HE Kgalema Motlanthe – Former President of South Africa
HE Raila Odinga – Former Prime Minister of Kenya
Wendy Luhabe – Chair: African Leadership University
Professor Ntate Dan Kgwadi – Vice Chancellor: North West University
Anver Versi - Editor – New African Magazine
Thuli Madonsela
Thuli Madonsela
Former Public Protector of South Africa (2009-2016)

Thuli Madonsela

Our former Public Protector speaks on how we need to prepare and educate future leaders, for the free trade zone.
HE Kgalema Motlanthe
HE Kgalema Motlanthe
Former President of South Africa (2008-2009)

HE Kgalema Motlanthe

HE Kgalema Motlanthe will be part of the panel discussion, in disrupting education, in Africa.
HE Jakaya Kikwete
HE Jakaya Kikwete
Former President of Tanzania (2005-2015)

HE Jakaya Kikwete

HE Jakaya Kikwete will be part of the panel discussion, in disrupting education, in Africa.
HE Raila Odinga
HE Raila Odinga
Former Prime Minister of Kenya (2008-2013)

HE Raila Odinga

HE Raila Odinga will be part of the panel discussion, in disrupting education, in Africa.
Vivian Onano
Vivian Onano
A humanitarian and emerging woman leader

Vivian Onano

A humanitarian and emerging woman leader with a strong commitment to education and economic empowerment.
Anver Versi
Anver Versi
Editor of New African magazine

Anver Versi

Editor of New African magazine
Rapelang Rabana
Rapelang Rabana
A Technology Entrepreneur and Global Shaper

Rapelang Rabana

A Technology Entrepreneur and Global Shaper. Named ForbesAfrica 30 under 30 top African entrepreneurs.
Ambassador Charles Stith
Ambassador Charles Stith
Founder and Non-Executive Chairman of APLC

Ambassador Charles Stith

Founder and Non-Executive Chairman of APLC
Dr Robyn Whittaker
Dr Robyn Whittaker
Stakeholder Engagement Lead for Partners for Possibility

Dr Robyn Whittaker

Stakeholder Engagement Lead for Partners for Possibility, a transformational leadership development program in which business leaders are partnered with school principals to create powerful change in schools
Prof Ntate Dan Kgwadi
Prof Ntate Dan Kgwadi
North-West University’s Vice-Chancellor

Prof Ntate Dan Kgwadi

North-West University’s Vice-Chancellor
Wendy Luhabe
Wendy Luhabe
Chair: African Leadership University

Wendy Luhabe

Chair: African Leadership University

DG

Digital Generation has been custom building award-winning IT solutions to meet the unique needs of organisations of all shapes and sizes. As a Black-Women-Owned business and Level 1 B-BBEE contributor, DG also contributes towards transforming the IT industry, and South Africa as a whole.
From end-user instruments like mobile devices, tablets, laptops and desktop PCs, to high-end servers, storage, networks, infrastructure design and full data centre solutions, DG collaborates with its trusted global partners to deliver precisely what each individual client needs - on time, on target, and on budget.
As a Dell Titanium Partner in South Africa, DG and DELL EMC work together to offer the best product selection, backed by the most reliable warranties and after-sales support.

Syafunda

Syafunda provides innovative learning solutions through mobile technology in a fun, simple and interactive way. In just over a year, Syafunda has become a key player in the education and technology sector developing localized digital content for High School Math, Science and Accounting while also creating a free wireless content distribution and bursary application platform.

CRSP dsgn

CRSP dsgn is a social enterprise that develops innovative technology for social impact. Their mission is to spark the curiosity of the next generation of African innovators by providing them with access to affordable educational resources. In order to achieve this, one of the products CRSP have developed is the LCERT (Low Cost Educational Robotics Toy). The Robotics kit and its lesson plans are designed to be fully integrated into the South African CAPS curriculum, ensuring accessibility for all learners.

EvoLearn

EvoLearn is the world’s first online and offline industry-aligned,  STEAMi (Science,    Technology,  Engineering, Arts,  Maths, Innovation) competency-based education service provider based in  Hong  Kong. The EvoLearn education platform is predominantly EduTech with a broad perspective to help direct the pathway to first time employment, upskilling or start-up endeavours. EvoLearn provides access to  Talent  Discovery and lifelong industry skilling services for traditional and non-traditional consumers of education.

The Melisizwe School Computer Lab

The Melisizwe School Computer Lab Project is an initiative that sources funding to build computer labs in underprivileged schools so that the learners are able to be taught Computer Applications Technology (CAT) as part of their curriculum.

Sisanda Tech

Sisanda Tech is a education technology that infuses the 4th Industrial Revolution technology such as virtual reality, augmented reality, machine learning and artificial intelligence to build exciting learning experiences for learners in Africa. We are currently developing a mobile science called Si Realities. Si Realities is a digital science laboratory for learners in Grade 4 to Grade 12 who are studying Natural Science and Technology, Life Science, Physical Science and Mathematics.

Seebox

Seebox is an Electronics- Teacher + Lab that teaches the principles of Electrical Engineering using videos and practical experiments. Learning is self-paced with individual progress tracking and doesn’t require a knowledgeable teacher present. Seebox prepares high school learners for a career in engineering and is also used for skills development in technical workplace environments.

iSchoolAfrica

iSchoolAfrica is an education programme run by ThinkAhead. ThinkAhead is an approved Apple Solutions Expert in Education (ASE) and is therefore authorised to offer educational discounts and approved Apple professional development.

A successful FEF2017 paved the way for FEF2018

Watch what happened at the Inaugural Fundi Education
Forum held in October 2017.

The successful gathering saw six former heads of state  from across Africa and over 600 business leaders and academics converge to discuss the state of education in Africa.

Venue location

Sandton Convention Centre

161 Maude St, Sandton, Johannesburg, 2196


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A panel of former heads of state, educators, business leaders, students and innovators

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