The Daily Maverick’s fourth edition of The Gathering will take place on 11 June 2015 at Vodaworld. This edition, themed Game Changers, will bring together some of South Africa’s top influencers and put them under the spotlight of the Daily Maverick experienced team of journalists. From keynote addresses to interrogative panels, the event is billed as the meaningful conference of the year.
Leaders from Government, Cosatu, Democratic Alliance, big business, media and civil society are offered the opportunity to address the audience, and then watch as the seasoned journalists are let loose to do what they do best – interrogate and evaluate. Confirmed speakers include: Premier David Makhura, Zwelinzima Vavi, Mmusi Maimane, Dr Iraj Abedian, Dr Martyn Davies, Riaan Manser, Mark Heywood, Yolanda Cuba , Justice Malala, Ranjeni Munusamy and a host of other influencers.
As in previous years, the event will be hosted by John Vlismas, in what will be a full day’s enlightenment and entertainment. A rare opportunity to see a collection of the country’s decision makers address each other, and the audience under the watchful eye of seasoned journalists. Previous editions of The Gathering have trended worldwide on social media and harbour the limelight of the news agenda for the day.
Early bird and VIP tickets are available at Computicket, with student discounts on offer.
Date: Thursday 11 June 2015
Place: Vodaworld, Vodacom Boulevard, Midrand, Johannesburg
Bookings: Click here to book your place