Women’s Dinner


Exclusive for: CFOs

Location: Johannesburg

Date & Time: 04 August 2021 17:00

Your Brave New Workplace
How courageous women leaders are shaping the future of work

4 August 2021 17h00-19h00

This is a personal invitation for you and one of your mentees!

What has the Covid-19 pandemic meant for women in the workplace? What setbacks should we tackle and which lessons have we learned that can shape better businesses and society?

For this spectacular Women’s Month Online Immersion, CFO & CHRO South Africa have lined up some of the best speakers, facilitators and executives – and some surprises – for a two-hour interactive experience to challenge, inspire and connect. 


17h00-17h05: Welcome by Georgina Guedes, CFO & CHRO South Africa editor in chief
17h05-17h25: To the point: Snapshot of the year that was with leading CFOs and CHROs
17h25-17h40: Keynote: Nozipho January-Bardill “You can’t change the world, but you can change your sphere of influence”
17h40-18h00: Panel discussion on Your Brave New Workplace with Caryn Baird, human capital executive at FirstRand Group, Boipelo Lekubo, FD at Harmony Gold, Avashnee Ramdial, CFO at Stanlib, Nozipho January-Bardill, Phillipa Geard, founder of Recruit MyMom, and Inge Walters, leadership practitioner
18h00-18h40: Broaden Your Bravery – Building the future workplace from your learnings from the past year. Interactive session facilitated by Inge Walters
18h40-18h55: Feedback – share your learnings and highlights from the interactive session
18h55-19h00: Thanks and wrap-up by Georgina Guedes 

Keynote speaker profile 

Ambassador Nozipho January-Bardill is a director of Bardill & Associates and advises institutions on integrating race and gender equality and sustainable development in their policies, strategies and practices. She serves as an NED on the boards of Mercedes Benz SA, the MTN Foundation, and is Chairperson of  Council of the Nelson Mandela University and the UN Global Compact SA. Until May 2020 she also served on the board of AngloGold Ashanti.


The 2021 Women’s Month Online Immersion is made possible by our incredible partners CaseWare Africa, Dimension Data, Momentum Corporate and Workday. Their support will also reflect for the duration of Women’s Month on the websites CFO.co.za and CHRO.co.za through the Visionary Women Leaders Series.