Think Future Speakers

Lebogang Mashile

Lebogang Mashile

Speaker: It’s Time – A Call to Action for Early Years Innovation

Poet, Author, Life Skills Facilitator and Television Presenter

Anne Connelly

Anne Connelly

Accelerating Technology Talk

Blockchain enthusiast and CEO of the IXO Foundation
Bevan Ducasse

Bevan Ducasse

Closing Talk: Let the Adventure begin!

Founder and CEO, wiGroup

Vuyo Jack

Vuyo Jack

Breakaway Session Champion: Building Businesses that are future-fit

Co-Founder and CEO, Empowerdex
Dave Duarte

Dave Duarte

Speaker: Social Movements

Founder of Treeshake & passionate educator
Kene Umeasiegbu

Kene Umeasiegbu

Speaker: Environmental Consciousness

Head of Climate Change and Sustainable Agriculture, Tesco

David Harrison

David Harrison

Speaker: Reframing Early Childhood Care and Education

CEO of the DG Murray Trust
Ian Gourley

Ian Gourley

Speaker: Pivoting Business Practices for Large Scale Social Impact

Creative Director, Barrows Design and Manufacturing (PTY) Ltd.
Jamie Martin

Jamie Martin

Speaker: The role of Incubators and Accelerators in Scaling Social impact

Founder, Injini EdTech Incubator

Wayne Hull

Wayne Hull

Breakaway Session Champion: Accelerating Technology – From Global Trends to Local Practice

Managing Director, Accenture Digital Africa
Sonja Giese

Sonja Giese

Speaker: Exploring Pathways to Scale

Founding Director, Innovation Edge
Ashley Becker

Ashley Becker

Breakaway Session Champion: Understanding & Activating Impact Investing

Principal at Omidyar Network
Shikha Goyal

Shikha Goyal

Breakaway Session Champion: Understanding & Activating Impact Investing

Investment Advisor, Omidyar Network
Tracey Chambers

Tracey Chambers

Breakaway Session Champion: Just Do It – sharing lessons on grit, success and failing forward

Founder, The Clothing Bank
Joe Waters

Joe Waters

Breakaway Session Champion: “Childhood by Design” Living Lab. Transforming every day places into learning spaces

Co-founder and CEO, Capita
Afzal Abib

Afzal Abib

Breakaway Session Champion: Just Do It

Co-Founder, Kidogo Early Years, Nairobi
Gustav Praekelt

Gustav Praekelt

Breakaway Session Champion: Handhelds as a HandUp – using mobile phones as positive disruptors for change

Founder and Chairman, the Africa-based Praekelt Group
Aunnie Patton Power

Aunnie Patton Power

Breakaway Session Champion: Understanding & Activating Impact Investing

Founder: Intelligent Impact
Matsi Modise

Matsi Modise

Breakaway Session Champion: Just Do It

Managing Director, Simodisa

Carol Cashion

Carol Cashion

Breakaway Session Champion: Getting Creative with Excess Business Inventory

South Africa Partners