The Gathering

The Gathering gives you the opportunity to experience, in the most intimate of settings, the views and thoughts from some of the most influential thinkers and leaders in our country.

The biggest speaker event of 2012: Countdown to Mangaung

This is the confirmed line-up for what will be the speaking event of the year:
1.Zwelinzima Vavi (General Secretary - COSATU)

2.Gwede Mantashe (Secretary General - ANC)

3.Lindiwe Mazibuko (Parliamentary Leader - DA)

4.Jay Naidoo (Founder of COSATU and Civil Activist)

5.Mark Heywood (Director - Section 27)

6.Alan Knott-Craig (Former Chief Executive - Mxit)

7.Yvonne Johnston (Marketer-at-large - Brand South Africa)

8.Greg Marinovich (Pulitzer Prize Winner - Photo Journalist)

9.Ivo Vegter (Author, Opnionista and trouble-maker)

This year's event will include a fresher format, with panel discussions and the razor-sharp MC'ing skills of John Vlismas and Tumi Morake. You couldn't ask for a more Maverick speaking event.
•Venue: Victory Theatre, Louis Botha Avenue, Houghton
•Date: Friday, 23 November 2012
•Time: 08h30 - 17h00
•Price: R3,250

Ticket prices include a full three-course lunch and refreshments throughout the day, with the opportunity to mingle and network after the event with attendees and speakers.

To book, visit:

Date: 23 November 2012
Time: 08:30 - 17:30
Venue: Victory Theatre, Louis Botha Avenue, Houghton, Johannesburg
Cost: R3,250 per ticket

Contact: Angela Clark
Company name: Daily Maverick
Telephone number: +27832605981
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