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1st Stellenbosch Innovation District Conference

Stellenbosch Innovation District

Monday, July 1, 2013 from 3:30 PM to 7:00 PM (CAT)

1st Stellenbosch Innovation District Conference

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Final Programme 1st SID Conference 2013

1 July, Spier Estate – Conference (Venue 1)


CEO, World Design Capital 2014 - Alayne Reesberg

15:30 – 16:00


Global Perspectives on Innovation

Harvard University - Prof. Gerald Steiner (15min)

Local Perspectives on Innovation

iSizwe - Alan Knott-Craig (15min)


16:00 – 16:30


BusinessCEO, Blankcanvas - Raldu Nel (5 minutes)

Government/ Industry Organization:

National Cleaner Production Centre-SA - Reuben Kadalie (5 min)

Academia: Stellenbosch University – Dr Sara  Grobelaar (5 min)

Questions from audience to speakers/ panelists (15 minutes / short responses)


16:30 – 16:55

“Hot-topic Tweets” Audience tweet your Questions About:

“Competitiveness” - “Innovation” - “Sustainability” - “Transitions” @StbInnovation and #SmartStb

(Each speaker gets 5 minutes each to respond to a tweet or question from the audience aimed at them, or a topic of their choice – 25 minutes)


17:00 – 17:05

Refresher Break

Launch of the SID System (SID Event Venue 1)

Doors Close at 17:05


17:05 – 17:10


Welcome & Official Launch of the 1st SID Conference

Executive Deputy Mayor of Stellenbosch – Martin Smuts


17:10 – 17:30

The Stellenbosch Innovation District

SID Programme Manager  – Pieter van Heyningen


17:30 – 17:55

Top SID Showcase Presentations (5 minutes each)

  1. 1.       STERG (Paul Gauche)
  2. 2.       iShack (Andreas Keller)
  3. 3.       FireID (Philip Joubert)
  4. 4.       PTIP (Prof. Vivian Alberts)
  5. 5.       AgriProtein (Cobus Kotze)


17:55 – 18:00

Word of Thanks, Handover of SID Innovation Awards

Special Advisor to the Premier, Green EconomyJenny Cargill


18:00 Onwards

ISDRC19 / SID Networking Function & Poster Sessions

Have questions about 1st Stellenbosch Innovation District Conference? Contact Stellenbosch Innovation District

When & Where

Spier Wine Estate, Stellenbosch

Monday, July 1, 2013 from 3:30 PM to 7:00 PM (CAT)

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