Guest Lecturer and speaker for the following Universities
In addition, I'm humbled to have been invited to be a mentor for Startup Weekend South Africa, Lean Startup machine (Johannesburg) and speaker at F*ckUp night and Keynote address for Innovation Summit (2016), Finance Indaba, ITWeb Digital Economy an Innovation Mauritius.
Board Member, Trustee and Advisor Duties:
Moving Into Dance Mophatong, Chairman
Moving into Dance Mophatong (MIDM) an award winning company boasted the Arts and Culture Trust Award 2008 for the category of Cultural Development and the Standard Bank Young Artist Award for Dance 2008. Having nurtured several award winning dancers it holds fast to the original ethos of Founder Sylvia Magogo Glasser, to train youth from disadvantaged communities and equip them with skills to overcome socio-economic circumstances.
Womeng, Non-Executive Board Member
Women in Engineering (WomEng) has been a leading non profit since 2006, actively tackling issues regarding gender gaps in the engineering environment. The organization is run by a group of 100 passionate volunteers, who are either engineering students or recent graduates.
Performing Arts Center of the Free State, Former Council Member
One the South Africa's national performing arts centers created to develop and foster the creation of arts in the Free State. As a council member and head of the marketing sub committee my role, alongside other council members seek to create a internationally respected organization. Reporting directing to the Department of Arts and Culture and, ultimately, the Minister of Arts and Culture.
Cebisa Isizwe, Partner
Cebisa Isizwe Close Corporation was founded in 2003 as a means to develop and commercialise the Lebone Coffin: designed to save space, through its unique pyramid shape that requires a seated burial. Burying a corpse in a seated position is in accordance with the ancient African tradition of burying royalty, and is therefore socially and culturally acceptable.