MASTER BUILDERS 2016 CONGRESS: PROGRAMME

MASTER BUILDERS 2016 CONGRESS

31 August – 2 September, Durban ICC

PROGRAMME

WEDNESDAY 31 AUGUST 2016

Time

Activity

08:30 – 09:30

Golf Day: Player’s Registration Venue: Durban Country Club

12:30 – 14:00

Master Builders Corporate Challenge Venue: Durban Country Club

10:00 – 17:00

Golf Day & Prize Giving Venue: Durban Country Club

18:00

FEM DINNER AND NATIONAL SAFETY AWARDS: BOLLYWOOD THEME Venue: Durban ICC – Hall 3

THURSDAY 01 SEPTEMBER 2016

Programme Director: Jeremy Maggs

Time

Activity Venue: Durban ICC – Hall 5

07:30 – 08:50

Delegates’ Registration Venue: Durban ICC – Hall 5

08:50 – 08:55

Opening of the Congress Patrick Roy Mnisi

Executive Director: Master Builders South Africa

08:55 – 09:00

Welcoming Address Neil Cloete

President: Master Builders South Africa

09:00 – 09:45

Keynote Address:

Building the South African Economy Through Infrastructure Development

Hon. Minister Jeff Radebe

Minister in the Presidency

09:45 – 10:15

Construction Industry Perspective:

Building the South African Economy Through Infrastructure Development

  • Construction Sector

10:15 – 11:15

Industry Panel Discussion:

Building the South African Economy Through Infrastructure Development

Discussion Points:

  • The National Development Plan
  • Central Procurement Process
  • African Infrastructure Development Opportunities for the South African Construction Sector
  • Municipal Infrastructure Development
  • The Role of Finance Institutions
  • Minister in the Presidency
  • Development Bank of Southern Africa
  • National Treasury
  • South African Local Government Association

11:15 – 11:45

TEA BREAK AND VIEWING OF EXHIBITION STANDS Venue: Durban ICC – Hall 4

11:45 – 12:30

The Sector Education Training Authorities’ Landscape – Implications for the Construction Sector CETA

Construction Education & Training Authority

12:30 – 13:00

South Africa’s Economic Outlook:

Building the South African Economy Through Infrastructure Development

Dr Adrian Saville

Chief Strategist: Citadel & Cannon Asset Managers

13:00 – 14:00

LUNCH & VIEWING OF EXHIBITION STANDS Venue: Durban ICC – Hall 4

THURSDAY 01 SEPTEMBER 2016 (cont.d)

AFTERNOON BREAKAWAY SESSIONS

14:00 – 15:30

Sponsor logo

Construction Occupational Health and Safety

Discussion Points:

  • Registration of CHS Practitioners
Moderator:

Phumudzo Maphaha – Director: Construction, Explosives & Major Hazard Installation: Dept of Labour

Panellists:

  • Neels Nortjé Chief Executive Officer: South African Institute of Occupational Safety and Health
  • Prof. John Smallwood Professor of Construction Management Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
  • Deon BesterOccupational Health & Safety: Master Builders Western Cape
  • TBC – Occupational Health & Safety: FEM

14:00 – 15:30

Sponsored By:

International Corporate Training

Skills Development in the Construction Industry

Discussion Points:

Moderator:

  • CETA: Construction Education & Training Authority
Panellists:

  • Ntebo Ngozwana – Skills Manager: Construction Industry Development Board
  • Roger Latchman – International Corporate Training
  • Adrian Bird – Department of Education
  • Dr Florence Prinsloo – National Artisan Moderation Board
  • Victor Smith – Skills Development: Master Builders Association KZN

14:00 – 15:30

Sponsor logo

Regulatory, Contractual & Legal Matters in the Construction Industry

Discussion Points:

  • Registration Processes
  • Prompt Payment Clause
  • Non and Late Payment
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Contract Price Adjustment Provisions
  • Waiver of Contractors’ Lien – Contractual Principles and Obligations
Moderator:

  • Uwe Putlitz – Chief Executive Officer: Joint Building Contracts Committee
Panellists:

  • Julia Motapola – Executive Manager – Legal, Compliance and Enforcement: National Home Builders Registration Council
  • Nomvula RakoloteCEO: SA Council for the Project & Construction Mgmt Professions
  • Inba Thumbiran – Programme Manager – Procurement and Delivery Management: Construction Industry Development Board
  • Gregory Mofokeng – Secretary General: Black Business Council in the Built Environment
15:30 – 16:00 AFTERNOON TEA & VIEWING OF EXHIBITION STANDS Venue: Durban ICC – Hall 4
16:00 -17:00 Masters Builders South Africa:

Annual General Meeting (Members Only)

Venue: Durban ICC – Hall 5
18:00 MASTER BUILDERS GALA DINNER Venue: Durban ICC – Hall 3

FRIDAY 02 SEPTEMBER 2016

Programme Director: Vikashnee Harbhajan

Time Activity Venue: Durban ICC – Hall 5
08:30 – 09:15 Breakaway Sessions Feedback Breakway Sessions Moderators
09:15 – 10:00 The Journey Towards a Transformed Construction Sector – Are We Getting There? Thabo Masombuka

CEO: Construction Sector Charter Council

10:00 – 10:45 CETA Sector Skills Plan for the Construction Industry Sonja Pilusa

CEO: Construction Education & Training Authority

10:45 – 11:15 TEA BREAK AND VIEWING OF EXHIBITION STANDS Venue: Durban ICC – Hall 4
11:15 – 11:45 Builders Lien / Sponsor Sean Vianello / Sponsor
11:45 – 12:30 Combating Corruption in the Construction Industry:

Building the South African Economy Through Infrastructure Development

Office of the Public Protector South Africa
12:30 – 13:15 Motivational Speaker Zipho Sikhakhane
13:15 – 13:20 Vote of Thanks and Closure Pierre Fourie

Operations Director: Master Builders South Africa

13:20 LUNCH & VIEWING OF EXHIBITION STANDS Venue: Durban ICC – Hall 4

CONGRESS ENDS – THANK YOU FOR ATTENDING!

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