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ABN Productions hosts Brand SA, Forbes Africa talks at WEF

19 Jan 2013 14:39
ABN Productions will host the Brand South Africa and Forbes Africa panel discussion during the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland. The discussion titled, 'Dynamic Africa: A New Reality' will take place at 7am (CAT) at the Grischa Hotel on 23 January 2013.
The panellists at the 'Dynamic Africa: A New Reality' panel discussion include:
  • Rob Davies, minister of Trade & Industry, South Africa
  • Maria Ramos, group CEO, ABSA Group
  • Brian Molefe, CEO, Transnet
  • Arunma Oteh, DG, Securities Exchange Commission Nigeria

The discussion will highlight Africa's accomplishments and look at ways in which the continent can achieve sustainable economic growth, increase development and secure relationships within Africa and with off-shore investors.

"This is just one of the many prominent upcoming events for 2013 and is the perfect way to start of the year," said Zubaidah Haniff, head of ABN Productions.

"We are extremely proud to host an event that represents the African continent on such a large scale which will run simultaneously with the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. We have secured a great team of panelists at the event that will cover the in-depth discussion regarding Africa and the endless opportunities that await us."

"The panel discussion presents an apt platform for Team South Africa to not only share with WEF participants our vision and plans as a country to ensure inclusive and sustainable growth but to also learn and garner insight and actionable ideas in this regard," said Miller Matola, CEO of Brand South Africa.
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