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31 August 2019 - 31 August 2019

SAARS Bon Voyage and Alumni Conference

  • Johannesburg
  • 9:30 - 15:30 SAST
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Saturday, 31 August 2019

Wits Club, Olives & Plates, University of the Witwatersrand (West Campus), Parktown

PROGRAMME
09:30 – 10:00 Tea and registration

10:00 – 10:40 Keynote Address | Edwin Cameron (SA-at-Large & Keble 1976)

10:40 – 11:00 The Question of Land: Insights from the Field | Ruth Hall (SA-at-Large & St Antony’s 1996)

11:00 – 11:30 Tea Break

11:30 – 11:50 Things I Used to Believe about Entrepreneurship | Dominique Pitot (SA-at-Large & Keble 2005)

11:50 – 12:10 An Unlikely Rhodes Scholar | Vuyane Mhlomi (SA-at-Large & St Edmund Hall 2014)

12:10 – 12:30 Introduction of the 2019 Scholars-Elect

12:30 – 14:00 Lunch

14:00 – 14:20 Chronic Country: Life in the Face of Colliding Epidemics | Beth Vale (St Andrew’s College (Grahamstown) & Linacre 2012)

14:20 – 15:00 The Balancing Act of Leading a Business in SA | Jonathan Broomberg (SA-at-Large & Balliol & London School of Economics, 1985)

15:00-15:30 Closing remarks and wrap-up | Lisa Klein (SA-at-Large & St Antony’s 1994)

15:30 onwards Informal reception and networking

Please RSVP by 20 August.

Partners are very welcome to attend.

We look forward to connecting Southern African alumni together and welcoming the Scholars-elect into our Rhodes community.

Best wishes, 
The SAARS Committee

Lisa Klein (South Africa-at-Large & St Antony's 1994)
Charne Lavery (South Africa-at-Large & Balliol 2008)
Sha’ista Goga (South Africa-at-Large & St. Antony’s 2004)

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