Opening plenary session - Video

Industrial Policy: Where does innovation fit in?

Saul Levin
Trends in and outlook for the global and South African economies Jorge Maia
Skills and innovation as a driver for industrial development in South Africa Sizwe Nxasana

Localisation for industrial development

Garth Strachan
Henk Langenhoven
Ashley Bhugwandin

The growth and transformation of the South African defence industry

Theo Kleynhans
Dr Moses Khanyile

Erlank Pienaar

Industrial development of SMMEs in the bioeconomic sector

Christo Fourie

Kris Wadrop

Dr Daniel Visser

The elusive competitive advantage in local pharmaceutical manufacturing

Stavros Nicolaou
Glaudina Loots
Perspectives from a new entrant in biopharmaceuticals Martin S Magwaza
Enabling local production of biopharmaceuticals in South Africa Dr Tsepo Tsekoa

From waste to value-adding alternatives for improved industrial competitiveness

Ruben Janse van Rensburg
Sarushen Pillay
Dr Bruce Sithole

Industrial development guided by science: opportunities and risks of shale gas development

Prof. Bob Scholes
Rudi Heydenrich
Luanita Snyman-van der Walt

Nigel Rossouw

Infrastructure innovation as an enabler for industrial development

Jack van der Merwe
Llewellyn van Wyk
Lizeka Matshekga

Industrial development in the transport sector

Mohan Vivekanandan

Prof. Jan Havenga

Chris Hlabisa

Maximising South Africa's mineral endowment

Dr Edwin Ritchken
Dr Paul Jourdan

Navin Singh

Product lifecycle management in the context of industrial development

Garth Strachan, Riaan Coetzee, Joost G.A. van Gemert, Rentia Barnard

Martin Sanne

The Siemens vision and its effect on local industry Bas van Dijk