In a world that is evolving at an unprecedented pace, South Africa finds itself at the crossroads of digital innovation. Businesses that adapt and evolve are the ones that thrive. We’ll explore the importance of cultivating a workforce that not only embraces change but also drives it, fostering innovation and resilience as the key pillars of success.

Additionally, we’ll investigate the disruptive technologies that are revolutionizing products, services, and customer experiences across industries. From AI and automation to data analytics, we’ll unpack how these advancements are reshaping business models.

Thought leaders and industry pioneers will share insights on navigating this digital frontier. You’ll have the opportunity to engage in stimulating discussions, gain actionable insights, and network with like-minded professionals.

Join us at the Business Day Focus 4.0 hybrid conference, where we delve into the pivotal themes of building a future-fit workforce and harness the power of disruptive technology.

Panel members:

  • Prof Wesley Rosslyn-Smith – director, Centre for the Future of Work (CFoW)
  • Tony Vicente – chief Operating Officer, Adapt IT
  • Prof Khumbulani Mpofu – professor of industrial engineering, Tshwane University of Technology
  • Brendon Williamson – Managing Director, Payfast
  • Jonathan Oaker – Founder and CEO, CloudZA
  • Wynand Roos – Co-founder, The CRM Team
  • Dr Sean Kruger – Senior Lecturer, Centre for the Future of Work (CFoW)
  • Eduard du Plessis CEO, Fixed Mobile Telcomms
  • Nastassia Arendse – master of ceremonies


Event details:

Date: Thursday, 12 October 2023

Time: 08h30 – 12h30

Venue: The Empire Conference & Events Venue, Parktown, Johannesburg

To register your online or in-person ticket, click here.