Inspiration Sessions

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‘Really impressive’ innovation in biomedical technology in the Cape

November 30, 2016
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When we think of medical excellence in the Cape, we often first think of the world’s first heart transplant performed by Dr Chris Barnard at Groote Schuur hospital, but are you aware of the extent of what’s being developed and the vibrancy of medical technology and biomedical innovation happening in the Cape Town region today?.. read more →

Inspiration Session with Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng

December 5, 2018
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At our final Inspiration Session for 2018, we heard from Professor Mamokgethi Phakeng, Chancellor of the University of Cape Town. The session was hosted by Allan Gray and Professor Phakeng shared some interesting insights from her personal journey with us: “I am a survivor”: Professor Phakeng opened the session describing herself as a survivor. She.. read more →

The Economic Benefits of an Aerotropolis in Cape Town

November 29, 2018
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Thank you for joining us at our recent Thought Leaders breakfast around the Economic Benefits of an Aerotropolis in Cape Town, where we heard from Deon Cloete, General Manager of Cape Town International Airport and Paul van den Brink, Wesgro’s Project Manager of Cape Town Air Access project. We first heard from Deon who shared.. read more →

The Plight of Black Professionals in Cape Town

November 26, 2018
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Earlier this year, an opinion piece written by a discontented investment professional made waves in local media highlighting a key pressure point for business – the plight of black professionals in Cape Town. This was the topic explored at our recent Thought Leaders engagement where we heard from Nene Molefi, esteemed author and business, diversity.. read more →

Inspiring Women Leaders Workshop

September 10, 2018
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This women’s month we brought together a group of women leaders to surface more stories of women who are successfully leading modern organisations. To explore how women are showing up as 21st century leaders. To change the way women see their role as leaders and the value they bring. To explore what holds women back… read more →

Enterprise and Supplier Development Workshop

August 21, 2018
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Having developed a unique Enterprise and Supplier Development (ESD) Programme over the past 18 months, Accelerate Cape Town (ACT) recently hosted a workshop with partners Mazars, Catalyst for Growth (C4G) and Supply Chain Network (SCNet), providing a progress update on the current status of the ACT ESD initiative. The session opened with Bongiwe Mbunge, Partner.. read more →